Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Emergency Management, Business Administration, Management, Public Administration, Computer Science.Preferred Education:
Master’s Degree in a related field, especially a MBARequired Experience:
Minimum of 7-10 years of Continuity or program management work; or masters or doctorate degree from an accredited college or university in a related field and a minimum of 5-7 years’ experience of continuity or program management work experience. Minimum of 5 years effectively supervising the work of others.Preferred Experience:
Experience working in a global enterprise or higher educationRequired Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Demonstrated expert in the field of continuity and/or crisis management. Demonstrated familiarity with regulatory requirements and best practices regarding continuity. Detail oriented, effective oral and written communication skills, collaboration and problem solving skills. Demonstrated diverse understanding of technology systems or the ability to quickly master such. The successful candidate should also have a strong drive to continuously improve processes for reduced downtimes and improved day to day function. This individual should be a strong collaborator and effective communicator who can manage multiple concurrent processes and initiatives. S/he is adept at identifying gaps and designing solutions that are easy to implement before, during and after a crisis throughout NYU’s global enterprise. The Director is also a dynamic presenter capable of developing and conducting training program in support of continuity efforts. The successful applicant should have minimally taken the following incident command system courses: IS 100, IS 200, IS 700, and IS 800. Experience with the Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP). A valid driver’s license or the ability to obtain a NY driver license.Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Project Management Professional and/or Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP) or similar preferred or the skills and knowledge that would lead to CBCP certification within 6 months.