Risk & Business Continuity Expert

  • FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022
  • Qatar
  • 20 Jun, 2022
Full time Business & Commercial

Job Description

Brief Description

Lead person responsible for developing and implementing Business Continuity Planning for the COVID-19 Compliance team for the World Cup tournament.


Key Responsibilities

• Leads business contingency planning efforts.
• Establishes a framework and methodology for completion of contingency plans for the COVID Compliance team for the World Cup
• Coordinates meetings, training, communication, and testing of plans. Drives and delivers Business Continuity commitment, support, ownership, accountability and results.
• Drives and delivers effective Business Continuity strategies for all scenarios related to the World Cup COVID Compliance Team
• Directs the continuous and regular validation and testing of documented Business Continuity plans for the COVID Compliance Team
• Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor directly related or relevant to the job


Job Requirements

Education and certifications

• Bachelor's degree in Risk Management, Business Continuity or equivalent
• Postgraduate degree in HSSE & Risk or equivalent is an advantage

Experience and skills

• Minimum 15 years’ experience in the development and implementation of various aspects of business continuity, crisis management, and risk management
• In-depth knowledge and understanding of business continuity practices
• Experience in developing and implementing all facets of response (inclusive of governance pertaining incident response, crisis management and business continuity
• Experience in large scale sporting event is an asset
• Experience of working in the region and knowledge of local culture will be an added benefit
• Good organising and communication skills
• High attention to detail and accuracy
• Problem-solving abilities
• Flexibility and a related ability to work autonomously
• A team player willing to work on tight timelines and pitch in when needed
• A positive attitude, patience, and persistence, especially when dealing with various internal and external stakeholders