Field of activity
The Chief Risk Officer area coordinates the risk management activities of Deutsche Börse Group. This includes but is not limited to assessing and reporting operational, financial and business risks of Deutsche Börse Group (DBG).
The Business Continuity Management unit oversees and controls the Business Continuity Management Framework of Deutsche Börse Group (DBG), which is deployed to mitigate unavailability risk for key resources in order to minimize the impact of potential operational disruptions to DBG entities.
Tasks / responsibilities
Develop, implement and maintain a business continuity management (BCM) and related governance framework with specific focus on DBG’s subsidiary Fondcenter AG
Corresponding to that, enhance the second line of defence oversight on Business and IT Operations
Develop, implement and maintain an incident & crisis management process
Support yearly Business Impact Analysis assessments
Coordinate the execution and reporting of BCM tests
Design, collect, monitor and report BCM KPI / KRI metrics
Become a trusted business advisor for BCM topics : provide guidance related to business continuity plans and interdependencies, foster awareness and facilitate a proactive involvement of business areas in business continuity management
Interact with other control functions like Information Security, Outsourcing and Risk Management
Provide input and support to key projects and change processes
Interact with external BCM interest groups / organizations and keep abreast of changes in regulations and industry best practices
Qualifications / required skills
Ideally 5 years of experience in Business Continuity Management and / or IT Service Continuity Management (incl. IT Contingency & IT Disaster Recovery Planning) with a focus on financial services / banking / financial market infrastructure providers.
Very good knowledge of Business Continuity Management practices and protocols, including international BCM standards promoted by BCI / DR / ISO and relevant regulations (MaRisk, CSDR, CSSF 12 / 552, CPMI IOSCO, etc.)
Good knowledge of IT infrastructure, IT & Cyber Security and operations processes of financial market infrastructure providers, including specific technical knowledge would be a plus.
Good knowledge in developing and maintaining an incident & Crisis management process for (complex) matrix organisations.
Good knowledge of the operational risk profile of Deutsche Börse Group (DBG).
Excellent analytical skills, creativity, critical thinking and the ability to identify problems and propose solution
Fluency in English is mandatory. German knowledge would be an asset.