Kforce Business Continuity Analyst in New York, New York

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Business Continuity Analyst in New York, NY. Summary:The Disaster Recovery Analyst, in conjunction with the Senior Manager, supports all Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery functions of the organization. This role is intended to execute the duties of the Business Continuity Analyst and be the back up to the Senior Manager, as well as become a productive member, able to assume any role, including critical positions should they become vacant during a Business Continuity Event.Essential Duties:Business Continuity:Provide support and direction to all areas of Technology and the Business Continuity Team to review and update documentation required for the Program, including, but not limited to:

  • Departmental Business Continuity Plans

  • The Business Impact Analysis

  • The Communication Strategy

  • The Disaster Recovery Manual

Provide support and direction to all areas of the company and Information Technology for the execution of quarterly and annual disaster recovery tests, including, but not limited to:

  • Critical Applications

  • Staffing Resources required

  • Playbook planning and maintenance

  • Enterprise-wide test plans

  • Issue identification and resolution

  • Drafting of test documentation

  • Experience with knowledge of Business Systems Analysis and basic Project Management and planning techniques

  • Experience with cloud computing environments and operations

Technical Skills:

  • Knowledge of Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery principles and how they apply to the corporate environment

  • Knowledge of compliance processes and necessary documentation standards

  • Knowledge of Business Systems Analysis and basic Project Management and planning techniques

  • Ability to perform industry research to determine best practices for Business Continuity planning and Disaster Recovery testing

  • Ability to participate on multiple projects concurrently


  • Effective expression through oral and written correspondence

  • Able to promote cooperation and teamwork at all levels to achieve the required outcome

  • High level of customer service

  • Attentive to detail and accuracy, committed to excellence, looks for improvements continuously, monitors quality levels, and finds root cause of quality problems

  • Ability to act independently on assigned projects working with limited supervision, exercise initiative and be self-directed

  • Demonstrated timeliness in assignment completion

  • Demonstrated problem solving skills to identify and resolve issues as they arise

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years