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Some careers have more impact than others.

If you’re looking for a career where you can make a real impression, join HSBC and discover how valued you’ll be. Whether you want a career that could take you to the top, or simply take you in an exciting new direction, HSBC offers opportunities, support and rewards that will take you further.

Digital Business Services (DBS) is a pivotal part of the Group, providing essential operational and technical support to our global businesses and helping improve customer service and efficiency. Digital Business Services combines global expertise and technology to help keep us ahead of the competition.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as an VP, Business Continuity and Incident Management

Principal Accountabilities

  • The role of Business Continuity and Incident Management (BCIM) is responsible to ensure controls are designed to reduce the impact and severity of any disruption associated with the loss or unavailability of people, systems, premises and third parties or any other incident where there are customer, regulatory, reputational and/or financial impact.
  • Ensure that  controls are effective through maintenance of the Business Continuity Management (BCM) and Major Incident Management (MIM) Programs, continuous monitoring of the key controls and support the effective response to incidents when they occur.
  • BCIM function acts as a subject matter expert in advising stakeholders, across the business, through the planning lifecycle and exercising in addition to performing quality assurance reviews
  • Contribute to the completion of Risk and Control Assessments with assistance from the regional BCIM team, Chief Control Officer and country risk stewards as  required.
  • Perform threat monitoring and provide timely escalation and updates to MIG Chair, regional BCIM team and stakeholders
  • Assist the MIG Chair on local MIG invocation. Facilitate the MIG invocation process and assist the Chair in the management of the meetings

  • Experience in risk or control management
  • Subject matter expert and proven track record in managing a Business Continuity Programme
  • Significant experience in managing Incidents, training senior executives and facilitating crisis exercises
  • Deep understanding of globally leading and local regulatory requirements related to Business Continuity and Incident Management
  • Professional certification in Business Continuity a significant advantage
  • Ability to translate global, regional and local priorities to direct local activities
  • Experience of working in highly regulated and complex international organization
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to influence stakeholders at all levels
  • Ability to balance multiple competing demands to find the best solutions
  • Fluency in local languages and English a pre-requisite

You’ll achieve more when you join HSBC.

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