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Manager - Business Continuty Managment

Date: Feb 16, 2021

Location: Saudi Arabia

Company: kpmgalfoza

 Manager, Business Continuity Management – Advisory, Riyadh


We value the fresh perspective that experienced professionals can bring. Whether you are currently working in industry, the public sector, a smaller firm or another 'Big Four' organization, you can expect to make a difference from day one.

Whatever your background, you will be able to use the knowledge you already have and see it develop quickly. You can look forward to working with a wide range of businesses from multinationals to smaller, local companies and the opportunity to develop your management and leadership skills. With at least 1500 KPMG firms' professionals on an international assignment at any one time, there are also likely to be opportunities to work at an international level.

KPMG KSA is currently seeking to hire an experienced Manager in Business Continuity Management for a permanent opportunity to work with our Management Consulting Function.


Role Summary: -

Provides input and contributes to the planning and delivery of engagements related to the Business Continuity area, including work plans, timelines and project management and takes ownership and delivers a high standard of own work. Continues to build on BCM knowledge and builds and maintains strong relationships with middle to senior management teams internally and externally.


Job role and responsibilities: -

  • Manage, develop, plan and monitor the project implementation of BCM projects based on client’s requirements, the BCM certification standards
  • Develop, maintain, or implement business continuity and disaster recovery strategies and solutions, including risk assessments, business impact analyses, strategy selection, and documentation of business continuity and disaster recovery procedures. Plan, conduct, and examine Business Continuity and disaster exercises plans and strategies, conduct BCM awareness and training to the customer following BCM standard ISO22301


Skills and Experience: -

  • Candidate should have a least 7 years of experience 4 out of which are in the area of business continuity and disaster recovery
  • Strong leadership skills, the ability to prioritize, multitask and work efficiently in a dynamic, ever changing environment
  • Project / Program Management skills - demonstrable track record successfully managing projects at the highest technical and tactical levels, coordinating multi-discipline projects
  • Identify and document the scope of BCM
  • Build BCM Governance Structure
  • Conduct ISO 22301 Gap Assessment
  • Prepare/Review and Update BCM Policy
  • Build & Implement Risk Assessment Methodology
  • Build & Implement Business Impact Analysis (BIA)
  • Build Organization BCM Strategy
  • Build & Implement BCM Plans & Procedure across organization
  • Build disaster recovery plans for physical locations with critical assets such as data centers and staff
  • Build contingency plans to deal with organizational emergencies
  • Build emergency management plans for recovery decision.
  • Solid experience in reviewing RFP’s, Bidding Process, Building technical, commercial proposals.


Education and Qualifications: -

  • BA or BS from an accredited college or university in Information Technology
  • ISO 22301 certified lead implementer OR
  • ISO 22301 certified lead Auditor
  • PMP (Preferable)
  • Other BCM and DRP certifications


Our Benefits: -

KPMG Al Fozan & Partners provides several benefits which are as follows:

  • Health: KPMG offers medical insurance option to meet your needs through Premium Medical Care Coverage for employee & dependent family members.
  • Career Development & Trainings: KPMG always focus on the career pathing & training of its employees. It gives you a platform for unparalleled learning & development.
  • Personal Time Off: In KPMG, employees are entitled to take 25 days Annual leave & 11 days paid Holidays.
  • Money-Saving Benefit: KPMG offers several benefits, including Mobile Allowance, Schooling Allowance, Annual Air Tickets Allowance & Relocation Allowance.
  • Financial Matters: KPMG Al Fozan & Partners also provides Housing Allowance in Advance for regular employees to support their home financial matters.
  • Competitive Salaries & Free Tax Salary: KPMG offers competitive & tax-free salary.