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Business Continuity Coordinator - Decatur, IL

Company: ADM
Location: Decatur
Posted on: June 9, 2024

Job Description:

Job Description Business Continuity Coordinator - Decatur, ILDepartment: Global Security - Office of Business Continuity & ResilienceFull-TimePosition Summary: This position offers a dynamic opportunity to actively support the mission of ADM's Office of Business Continuity & Resilience. ADM is a Fortune 50 company with a global mission to unlock the power of nature to enrich the quality of life.As a Business Continuity Coordinator, you will play a critical role in identifying and assessing potential disruptions, ensuring that ADM's critical business functions are safeguarded against various risks. This role involves coordinating the business impact analysis process, developing continuity plans, and working closely with regional teams and external partners to enhance our crisis management and business continuity capabilities. You will use your problem-solving skills and attention to detail to support projects, lead crisis simulations, and contribute to the continuous improvement of our global business continuity program. This is an excellent opportunity to grow your expertise, broaden your skill set, and make a significant impact on our organization's resilience and stability. Join us as we strive to maintain operational continuity and protect our assets and people.Key Responsibilities:Assist in developing and updating business continuity plans and strategies.Support and manage projects and initiatives that impact business operations.Act as a liaison between regional teams and the Office of Business Continuity.Provide support to regional teams during peak workloads or crises.Ensure communication protocols and crisis response procedures are well-defined and understood throughout the regions.Collaborate with crisis management teams to develop and maintain crisis management plans.Serve as the primary point of contact for regional crisis management efforts, coordinating with local response teams.Lead and participate in tabletop exercises, drills, and simulations to test business continuity and plans and identify areas for improvement.Coordinate with external partners, including local authorities, emergency services, and third-party vendors, to enhance crisis response capabilities.Assist in crisis response efforts by monitoring and assessing regional incidents.Analyze post-crisis data and feedback to refine crisis management strategies and business continuity plans.Identify opportunities for improvement and implement best practices in business continuity and crisis management.Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Risk Management, Emergency Management, or a related field. Equivalent work experience in business continuity, crisis management, or a related field may be considered in lieu of a degree.3-5 years of experience in business continuity, crisis management, or a related discipline.Strong project management skills with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively with diverse teams and stakeholders.Proficiency in business continuity software and tools.Certification in business continuity planning (e.g., CBCP, MBCI) is preferred.Ability to remain calm and make critical decisions under pressure.Application Process:Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter outlining their qualifications and experience. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.Excited about this role but don't meet every requirement listed? Studies show that often applicants will self-select out if they don't check every box. We encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this role or another one of our openings.ADM requires the successful completion of a background check. REF:86321BR

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