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Disaster Recovery Programme Manager - Contract

£650 to £750

Rest of Europe / Contract / Ref: ND-DRProgrammeMan

Disaster Recovery Programme Manager - Contract

Alexander Ash are currently engaged with a global financial services firm who are looking for a Disaster Recovery (DR) Programme Manager on a contract basis during a significant period of transformation change across their IT Infrastructure & Hosting services.

As DR Programme Manager, you will be supporting the Infrastructure Operations Director to develop and execute a IT DR programme and develop processes and procedures to test and maintain IT services, applications and infrastructure services so they can be recovered in event of a disaster and ensure all the appropriate stakeholders, key contacts, invocations and run books are developed and maintained.

Key Tasks:

  • Drive the delivery of the DR programme to attain stakeholder agreed desired objectives, goals and outcomes for DR capability
  • Deliver the multiyearaspects of the DR programme, including exercises, Data Vault solution and 2017/18 programme plan.
  • Develop long term strategy for DR, Operational Resiliency and Availability
  • Review existing DR capability and processes, identify any further opportunities and saves
  • Develop long term strategy for DR, Operational Resiliency and Availability
  • Work with stakeholders to build DR run books outlining key activities, responsibilities of all teams, dependencies and timeline

Key Experience Required:

  • Has been a DR programme manager at an Enterprise of similar scale and complexity large financial services corporates
  • Has introduced / improved DR processes and procedures at a large Enterprise
  • Demonstrable experience in large DR testing, exercising and invoking DR
  • Communication and influencing skills in managing senior key stakeholders including C-Level executives, Board executives and regulators
  • Managed large transformation and migration programmes within a large organisation especially for application and infrastructure landscapes and of Mainframe data.
  • Managed duplication and testing of very large data stores
  • Managed large teams and outsourced 3rd party suppliers in different time zones
  • Worked with senior business stakeholders and enterprise wide business continuity management officers

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