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Bank of the West Business Continuity, Suprv II in Omaha, Nebraska

Business Continuity, Suprv II


At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We’re investing where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, financing for more small businesses, and promoting programs for sustainable energy. From our locations across the U.S., Bank of the West is taking action to help protect the planet, improve people’s lives, and strengthen communities. We are part of BNP Paribas, a global leader supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Yes, we’re a bank, but as the bank for a changing world, we are continually seeking to improve the ways we help our customers, while contributing to more sustainable and equitable growth.

Job Description Summary

Responsible for managing the Bank's Business Continuity program to include the Disaster Recovery, Business Resumption and Crisis Management programs. Partners with each of the Bank's business lines and back office operations in preparing detailed programs for each specific entity. Oversees the various aspects of ensuring the viability of the program by testing, validating and updating the business continuity plans for each of the Bank's business lines. Ensures resolution of enterprise business continuity gaps and resolves or minimizes enterprise risk. Responsible for implementing the program and coordinating command and control in executing the Bank's crisis management plan during crisis.

Essential Job Functions

  • Oversees the management and implementation of the Bank's enterprise Business Continuity Program through development of integrated planning documents with each of the Bank's business lines and operational support units.

  • Develops and tests the Bank's crisis response and disaster recovery capabilities in each of the Bank's business areas to include the primary business lines, operation and systems and key back office operations

  • Assesses business continuity risk to the Bank in key business areas; submits recommendations to mitigate risk, and implements solutions as directed by senior management

  • Builds and maintains an effective liaison program with federal, state and local emergency preparedness organizations and first responders within the Bank's geographic responsibilities

  • Leads and communicates operational goals to business units on a quarterly basis through the Bank Business Continuity Response Plan (BCRP) Committee.

  • Works with third party vendors to insure the Bank is able to resume business operations in critical areas within four to 24 hours of an event.

Other Job Duties

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Required Experience

  • Understands basic management approaches such as work scheduling, prioritizing, coaching and process execution.

  • Typically requires advanced knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.

  • Requires 7 years minimum prior relevant experience.


  • Bachelor's Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED Required

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.

Job: Security

Location: United States-Nebraska-Omaha

Other Locations: United States-Arizona-Tempe

Requisition ID: 058120