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Senior Program Manager – Business Continuity and Resiliency

Location: Canada, ON, Mississauga or QC, Montreal
Company: McKesson

McKesson is looking for a Senior Program Manager of Business Continuity and Resiliency to apply and execute a risk-based continuity and operational resiliency program in support of McKesson’s business units and sub-business units.
The Senior Program Manager of Business Continuity and Resiliency is responsible for supporting the development, execution, and maintenance of McKesson’s enterprise continuity program and operational resiliency plans based on industry standards and professional practices. The Senior Program Manager will partner with business unit leaders, business continuity champions, and stakeholders to improve the business resiliency posture and ensure all work products are on-time and high-quality to comply with the Global CISO’s Information Security program. The Senior Program Manager will report to the Director of McKesson Enterprise Continuity and Resiliency.

Job role

  • Engage with business unit champions and coordinators to understand, discuss, and advise on strategic priorities, concerns, and key business continuity risks.
  • Formulate, articulate, and align key stakeholders on a risk-based strategy and roadmap to mature the business continuity and resiliency posture of the assigned business units.
  • Work with technology and business partners to develop plans, define processes, and implement strategies to mitigate the impact of potential adverse conditions such as natural disasters, acts of terror / war, cyberattacks, epidemics / pandemics, etc. on business unit operations.
  • Oversee the work of cross-functional teams to conduct business impacts analysis, identify critical services, define recovery time objectives, and map critical dependencies and risks.
  • Lead validation, maintenance, and testing of recovery and continuity plans across various levels and with different degrees of complexity.
  • Support crisis management, incident management, and emergency response planning, coordination, and implementation within assigned business units.
  • Participate in and support various response and recovery teams across the enterprise during actual incidents and events.
  • Communicate regarding key deliverables and due dates to business unit stakeholders and plan owners with the goal to ensure compliance with standards, policies, procedures, and guidelines.
  • Provide escalation path for business continuity and resiliency issues, incidents, and inquiries.
  • Work with business unit champions and coordinators to determine acceptable levels of risk, report on variances, and propose mitigation activities.

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