Business Continuity Management Lead

Job Type:Full Time

  • Flexible location - Pitt Street or North Ryde
  • Brand new opportunity to deliver our BCM capability
  • Hands-on and varied role suited to a strong team player
  • Enjoy flexibility, innovation focus and interesting work within a strong team culture

We've come a long way in over 65 years of operation in Australia. On top of a strong underlying business, having been selected to deliver the next generation of advanced anti-submarine warships, the JORN Phase 6 radar upgrade and sustainment program and as a tier 1 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program partner, the future is bright for our more than 4,000 employees.

In terms of our culture, it's inclusive and safety focused. We call it an ‘everyone culture'. For us that means ensuring that the voices and talents of every employee are valued and that everyone has a sense of belonging. It also means providing a family friendly, flexible and supportive place to work.

Apply your talent where it counts as a Business Continuity Management Lead in our team based at either Pitt Street, Sydney or North Ryde, New South Wales within our Security Import and Export Control team.

About the Opportunity
In this new team-oriented opportunity, you will facilitate the delivery of BAE Systems Australia's Business Continuity Management System (BCMS). As an enabler, in this hands-on role you will help drive efficacy and maturity of BCM capability and processes across the business.
Specifically, you will:

  • Assist and support the application of the Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) across BAE Systems Australia

  • Provide support to BCM custodians to drive capability, compliance, maintenance activities and the delivery of BCM outcomes

  • Coordinate BCM change management processes

  • Develop and contribute to the BCM training and awareness program and coordinate delivery to sites, functions and projects

  • Enable lines of business to achieve compliance with Australian and Global BCM policies

  • Support Emergency, Incident & Crisis Management (IM & CM) capability

  • Work with stakeholders to optimise our whole of business incident management capability

  • Assist in the management of administration requirements for both IM & CM capabilities

  • Lead the maintenance of the support systems across the operational, tactical and strategic levels of the business

  • Provide subject matter advice to the business on BCM policy, guidance and planning

About you
As an ideal applicant for this opportunity, you'll have:

  • Solid experience of contributing to or managing BCM desired practices
  • Significant experience in strategic incident management planning and concepts and their application including command, control and coordination structures
  • Significant demonstrated experience in business continuity concepts and risk management, change management processes and the development and delivery of training packages
  • Well-developed interpersonal communication skills
  • High level of personal integrity, discretion and initiative
  • Strong team orientation with an ability to self-motivate and work under pressure

Whilst not essential, relevant tertiary qualifications will be highly regarded

As Defence security clearance is required for this role, applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain appropriate clearance.

Further information regarding clearances is available at:

Applications should be addressed to: Michelle Dawson, Talent Acquisition Specialist and made online here.

Whilst applications must be made online, confidential enquiries are very welcome via email:

We welcome and strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and Veterans for these opportunities. An inclusive culture and an exciting, supportive career opportunity awaits. We are also proud to be a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for Women. If you would like to know more information about how we are supporting our employees, you can view our policies and initiatives here:

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