Associate Director, BCM Governance and Continuous Improvement
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision – transforming patients’ lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease – and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry – each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.
This role is responsible for driving risk resilience via BMS’s Business Continuity Management (BCM) Program with a focus on progressing the maturity levels of Business Unit BCM Programs across the Enterprise and improving the comprehensiveness of enterprise-wide Business Continuity planning.
This role is responsible for driving and managing BCM initiatives related to the continuous improvement of the BCM Program. Finally, as part of the continuous improvement responsibilities, this role will identify, capture, and track BCM related metrics to ensure the continued improvement and maturity of the BCM Program.
Major Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
Drives consistency across BU BCM planning via standardization and technology (in cooperation with BCM IT Business Partner)
Supports BU BCM Programs to advance and mature their capabilities
Identifies cross functional risk areas to ensure readiness in planning with input from Enterprise Risk Management, current events, and BCM stakeholders
Tracks BCM residual risk, as reported by BU BCM Leads
Manages BCM Initiatives in collaboration with the BCM Program Manager
Provides input and support to the Business Continuity Management and Continuous Improvement Lead related to audit inquires and response
Supports the development and improvement of existing BCM Policies and Procedures, as needed
Drives measures and metrics to report adherence; leverages metrics as one mechanism to identify improvement opportunities
5+ years experience in business continuity, disaster recovery, reliability, resiliency, and/or risk management
5+ years experience working cross functionally and globally
Minimum of a Bachelors Degree in a related field is required
ISO 22301 Certification or equivalent required
Business Continuity Management experience
Experience working with/influencing senior level executives
Experience with crisis/Event response preferred
Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.
Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.
Physical presence at the BMS worksite or physical presence in the field is an essential job function of this role which the Company deems critical to collaboration, innovation, productivity, employee well-being and engagement, and enhances the Company culture.
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