IT Resilience Specialist / Lead - Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery etc

Mills Goodwin Talent Network Ltd
London, South East England
11 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

IT Resilience Specialist / Lead - Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery etc; London (SE1); £55-60k + bonus & excellent benefits

An experienced, customer focussed IT Resilience Lead or IT Continuity / Disaster Recovery Specialist is sought by my client, an established yet forward thinking niche finance organisation with an ongoing pipeline of projects to enhance their IT systems including new cloud & digital communication platforms.

Reporting to the IT Security & Continuity Manager you will be the SME for IT Resilience, Continuity & Disaster Recovery within the team; developing, implementing & testing IT resilience plans/processes.

The IT Resilience Specialist will also be responsible for the continuous development of the IT resilience strategy in line with business requirements, DR timelines etc.

The IT Resilience Specialist will have a proven track record of delivering the above within a fast paced, ever changing environment; delivering exceptional service to their users/customers whilst complying with governance & industry regulations (eg FCA).

You will also take responsibility for the testing of service recovery processes, conducting business impact assessments (BIA) and ongoing reviews of recovery plans whilst working closely with IT Security SME’s too.

A strong communicator the IT Resilience Specialist will liaise with business & technical stakeholders up to & including board level as well as 3rd parties; gaining their buy-in to process changes, overcoming objections or resistance in order to ensure policies are delivered with a collaborative & supportive style.

The IT Resilience Specialist will be a dynamic & driven individual, seeking a challenging & demanding role where they can utilise & further their skills whilst delivering exceptional results, driving change & continual improvement and really adding value to the IT dept/business.

Any exposure to cyber environments, converged infrastructure solutions or datacentre migration or working with managed service partners would be advantageous as are any certifications eg CBCI, CBCP OR CRP.

Salary dependent on experience but likely to be package £55,000 to 60,000 base + bonus c10% & flexi-benefits inc 15% non-contributory pension, healthcare, travel & life insurance and 27 days holiday NB You have the option to swap some benefits for cash to increase your salary by £3-4k pa.

Based from smart, modern offices in SE1, near The Southbank; close to cafes & The Thames for great lunch spots! Easy walk from Waterloo & London Bridge stations or tube stations on the Central, Jubilee, District, Circle, Bakerloo & Northern lines as well.

Interested? Please apply ASAP with your CV and I will endeavour to respond within 3 working days. NB Mills Goodwin Talent Network is an employment agency and your details will not be passed to any of our clients without your prior approval.

IT Resilience Specialist / Lead - Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery etc; London (SE1); £55-60k + bonus & excellent benefits