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Director, Crisis Management and Business Continuity Training&Exercise

Universal City, CA
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Director, Crisis Management and Business Continuity Training&Exercise

Jobid 23768-386859

Location: Universal City, CA, 91608, USA

Description **Job Number** 37040BR

**Job Title** Director, Crisis Management and Business Continuity Training&Exercise

**Business Segment** Operations & Technical Services

**Sub-Business** Rockefeller Center Ops

**Posting Category** Strategy & Business Development

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** California

**City** Universal City


The Director, Crisis Management and Business Continuity Training and Exercise, working in coordination with Business Continuity Officers in each individual business, will develop, maintain, and implement business continuity and disaster recovery strategies and solutions, including but not limited to, risk assessments, strategy selection, and documentation of business continuity and disaster recovery procedures across the NBCUniversal enterprise. Based on the West Coast of the United States, this role reports to the Vice President of Crisis Management and Business Continuity.


+ Primary development and execution of business continuity and resiliency training & exercises within individual businesses across the enterprise

+ Development and ongoing maintenance (in coordination with the individual business) for business continuity plans using mutually agreed upon standards and customized solutions for NBCUniversal West Coast operations

+ Shall support both the Planning and Crisis Management functions as directed

+ Identify and liaise with Business Continuity Officers (within each business) to develop effective working relationships and goals, plans, and exercises

+ Maintain and update the Business Continuity/Crisis Management internal corporate website and develop awareness materials

+ Perform risk analyses for individual businesses to identify points of vulnerability, single points of failure and identify risk avoidance and mitigation strategies

+ Develop status reports (score cards) on individual business preparedness and recoverability, and prepare management summary reports

+ Analyze and report on implications of regulatory/audit/underwriter requirements and industry guidance on business continuity programs

+ Perform analysis, prepare recommendations and implement enterprise business continuity planning tools (i.e.; Business Continuity Management and mass notification solutions)

+ Prepare requirements for, plan, and coordinate all business continuity exercise and annual milestone requirements


Qualifications and Requirements

+ Minimum 5 years’ experience in business continuity, training and exercise development, crisis planning, emergency management, facilities/critical systems management, security planning, or related role

+ Minimum 2 years’ experience in project management

+ Demonstrated success in leading large-scale system implementations and change management

+ Domestic and International travel up to 40% Eligibility Requirements

+ Must have unrestricted employment authorization to work in the United Sates

+ Must be 18 years or older

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Business Administration, Communications, Public Administration, Political Science, Criminal Justice, Homeland Security, Emergency/Crisis Management or similar concentration.

+ Minimum three (3) years’ experience in a role requiring verbal and written communication with senior leaders

+ Minimum two (2) years’ experience creating pro-active strategy for large organizations with multiple locations and multiple business lines

+ Certified Business Continuity Professional (DRII CBCP) or equivalent industry certification and Certified Emergency Manager (CEM) or equivalents preferred

+ Consultative-style – able to provide excellent client-service while also able to diplomatically push back with alternate approaches or solutions

+ Hands-on and tactical with the ability to implement and execute

+ Ability to interact effectively with all levels of management

+ Comfortable working in a federated model using influencing and supporting skills

+ Excellent communication and presentation skills

+ Excellent personal leadership skills – proven ability to build, develop and motivate a team

+ Proactive, well organized and results-oriented, with the ability to lead and participate in multiple projects simultaneously

+ Experience managing complex projects and providing solutions to business challenges

+ Prior experience in production or media, financial services or public safety industries preferred

+ Proven success in process improvement for large, complex operations

+ Strong skills using the Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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