Business Resilience Manager (f/m/d)

Allianz Global Investors

At Allianz Global Investors our people enjoy motivating, fulfilling careers. If you’re looking for a fast-paced working environment, you’re resolved to cultivate and expand your talents and relish a challenge, then join us now! We’re committed to giving our people – experienced and energetic professionals alike – the opportunities and experiences they seek to thrive and gain personal fulfilment. We will work with you to craft your own career, develop your personal growth, and align your achievements with your ambitions.~crlf~~crlf~We are looking for you ! We are currently hiring a forward-thinking and results-oriented Business Resilience Manager (f/m/d). This position is based in our office in Frankfurt or in Munich.~crlf~~crlf~The Business Resilience & Continuity Manager, reporting to the Global Head of Business Resilience, supports multiple functional partners and managers. This role will have a mix of strategic and operational responsibilities to assess business resilience risk, implement, coordinate, and support program activities across the Allianz Global Investors functions. This role will provide effective oversight and challenge of the business resilience and continuity program and be responsible for cross functional related initiatives for identifying, assessing, and supervising business resilience related risks. This role will work closely with business units and functions to analyze threats to business interruptions, advise and challenge the business to help further mitigate risks where possible, and craft recovery strategies, plans, programs, monitoring and implement operational improvement and remediation of business continuity gaps as they are identified.

##Support business resilience program by developing regional reports for committees, clients, as needed~crlf~##Work with regional partners to conduct training, testing, emergency and crisis plans and procedures~crlf~##Assess and analyze business impacts and risk trends, challenges, and opportunities and make recommendations quickly~crlf~##Assist cross-functional leadership teams in first and second lines of defence to provide subject matter expertise in response to local or regional emergencies and crisis~crlf~##Assist Global Head by providing active advisory, partnership, challenge, or approval to support COO and applicable risk owners~crlf~##Support internal and external audits and regulatory reviews in the region and partner with other regions or manage at globally as the need arises~crlf~##Perform reviews, reports, and deep dives of testing activities, including descriptions of goals, planning, scheduling, execution, results, analysis, conclusions, and recommendations~crlf~##Identify and initiate opportunities for strategic improvement or mitigation of business interruption and other risks caused by business, regulatory, or industry-specific change initiatives~crlf~~crlf~~crlf~

##Proven experience in Business Continuity Management and/or Risk Management~crlf~##University degree in Disaster Preparedness, Emergency Management, Business, Finance / Economics or Computer Science, or equivalent combination of education and experience~crlf~##Experience with business continuity/continuity of operations principles (Business impact analysis, risk assessment, Crisis Management and communications, testing, strategies, etc)~crlf~##Practical experience with Business Continuity management systems, risk management (ISO22301, COOP, NFPA, etc)~crlf~##Intermediate knowledge and practical application of business continuity administration, incident/emergency notification, and crisis management (MIR3, Everbridge, ServiceNow, RSA Archer, etc)~crlf~##Practical experience with crafting strategies and plans that mitigate impact of adverse events (Natural disasters, Cyber, Pandemic/epidemic, etc) on company operations~crlf~##Some experience coordinating and presenting with incident response and crisis management teams during incidents, emergencies, and crisis situations~crlf~##Experience coordinating and executing testing for recovery strategies (crisis, staff, technology, third party, etc)~crlf~##Strong analytical skills to identify weaknesses and recommend effective and efficient solutions in a positive manner.~crlf~##Outstanding interpersonal, communication skills and ability to develop a network in a short amount of time~crlf~##Proficient in English, additional European and/or Asia Pacific language skills are a plus~crlf~~crlf~PREFERRED:~crlf~##MBCI, CBCP, MBCP certificates strongly preferred~crlf~##Prior exposure to Asset Management industry is a plus~crlf~~crlf~~crlf~

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 100 million private and corporate customers and more than 147,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 750 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide and managing EUR 546 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.

Active is the most important word in our vocabulary. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We offer a collegial culture based on strong values, taking individual responsibility, and dedication to mastering challenging tasks. To harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of our employees. We encourage you to make an impact in a diverse, international, technology-enabled and increasingly agile environment. If you feel inspired to elevate the active asset management experience, this is the place for you.~crlf~~crlf~We are committed to deliver excellence to our clients, advisors, employees, our parent company and within our industry. Putting our clients' needs first, behaving in an open and transparent way and treating people fairly means acting with integrity. We respect difference and diversity and reward individual performance as well as teamwork.~crlf~~crlf~We are also committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing assistance to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need support to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to recruiting@allianzgi.com~crlf~~crlf~


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