Business Continuity Manager

Business Continuity Manager

News Corp Australia

Business Continuity Manager

Details of the offer

Senior business continuity and crisis management role based at our Surry Hills office
Join Australia’s #1 and most influential media organisation
Prepare, mature and safeguard our business during times of unexpected events and interruption

The Role
In this newly created role that will report to the Director of Health, Safety and Security, you will be required to:
Maintain and coordinate Business Continuity Management policies, processes and systems.
Ensure Business Continuity plans are in place and tested for critical business areas and that contingency arrangements and/or capabilities are fit for purpose and present an effective response.
Ensure Incident and Crisis Management response procedures are identified, documented and understood by all key stakeholders.
Identify opportunities to improve recovery solutions.
Review and update national crisis and regional incident management arrangements and plans to ensure respective teams have robust arrangements and support in place to discharge respective roles effectively.
Ensure that responses are smooth and incorporate lessons learnt following.
Develop and support News Corp Australia's training and exercising strategy to drive the company's preparedness.
Research, prepare and present reports to the business and senior leadership teams and make recommendations as required.
Contribute to ongoing policy development and service improvement for Business Continuity and Incident Management capabilities.

As this role will work across all main business operations including Editorial, Production & Logistics, Technology and Corporate sites, you must be prepared to travel across Australia as needed and undertake on-call out of hours duties as you'll be a key player in News Corp's Crisis Management team.
Who you are
You will have demonstrated experience in Business Continuity management within a complex multi-layered working environment.

You'll be known as an expert problem solver and ideally have project management experience working for a multi-site national organisation.
You are influential and credible in your stakeholder management approach, engendering respect at all levels.
Your organisational and communication skills will be second-to-none, in addition to your ability to balance competing demands and meet stringent deadlines.
You will have a strong management systems understanding and have experience using information management systems and software.
You will have excellent presentation skills as you'll be required to deliver specialist advice to all levels and deliver localised training from time to time.
It is essential that you've had experience managing change in a fast moving and dynamic environment.
You're agile in your approach and able to demonstrate initiative and show foresight in relation to existing and potential problems.

What's in it for you?
Opportunity to innovate, challenge the norm and pioneer the way forward.
Make a difference as part of Australia's most influential media organisation.
Discounted health care and employee discounts with multiple brands including BMW, Qantas, Apple, Samsung etc.
Attractive salary package on offer.

Who we are
We are Australia's most influential media organisation with more than 150 prestige brands across news, sport and lifestyle. Each month more than 17 million Australians choose to consume news and information from our digital and print products - more than any other media group in Australia.
Sign me up!
Apply now or for more information on careers at News Corp Australia visit

Source: Careerone


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