This is a weekly top talent candidate listing - one for Direct-Hire and another for a Contract Consultant.
BC & DR Sr. Manager - Chicago, IL (Direct-Hire)
Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Senior Manager
Located in Chicago, Illinois
This candidate developed and maintained his company’s business continuity and disaster recovery strategy and programs from a complete absence of BC planning, to a highly developed program today. He has facilitated creation of more than 600 BC plans, conducted annual BIA’s, risk assessments, and led more than 100 BC and DR exercises. He has facilitated successful annual live exercises of the Corporation’s core business processes, recovering the ERP and key bolt-ons. Candidate has 20+ years of experience responsible for all aspects of BC for a Fortune 500 company with over $10 Billion in sales.
Candidate has participated in mitigation of 40+ major impactful events, including everything from 9/11, Katrina, earthquakes, and a complete power outage of the data center.
Candidate has been a Certified Business Continuity Professional (C.B.C.P.) for 15+ years. He has been a featured speaker at numerous association events, and has been a presenter at multiple conferences.
Risk Management Consultant - Kansas City, MO (Contract Consultant)
Contract Consultant for Risk Management: Including Business Continuity, Security Planning, Incident Response and Compliance.
Location: Kansas City area
Travel: Willing to work on domestic as well as international projects
Rates: Negotiable and roughly based upon BCM salary survey results
This candidate is a seasoned professional that has taken projects from initial inception to final completion. The majority of his projects have been with Fortune 100 companies, working with higher-level management (Director, VP and C-Level) to help them succeed at mitigating findings uncovered by internal and external audits. The majority of his work is based upon the ISO 22301 and ISO 27001 standards. This candidate is incorporated under his own LLC and is fully insured.
FBCI, CBCP, CISSP and ITIL
Master’s of Information Systems Management, emphasis in security
Graduated with Honors.
Recent finalist for BCI’s Continuity Consultant of the Year
Multiple articles published in DRJ
Featured speaker / presenter at multiple BC or Security events and conferences
Member of the Board of Directors for local Infragard chapter
Previous International experience
His core competencies include:
Considerable experience in Fortune 100 Corporations
Operational Risk Management
Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery
Corporate Reputational Risk Management
Training to all levels of staff members