Associate Director, Business Resilience

Tarrytown, NY, United States
Feb 15, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
The Business Resilience Associate Director will work collaboratively across multiple teams to identify and assess vulnerabilities throughout the entire organization. This position will lead the Business Resilience Program and increase operational resilience by improving our ability to withstand crisis. This will preserve processes and procedures in the face of unexpected disasters to avoid financial, operational and reputational impact and protect Regeneron's brand, equity, resources, and staff. The successful candidate will develop a strategy for program execution by applying an outstanding degree of resourcefulness, creativity, and innovation.

In this role, a typical day might include the following:
  • Driving the implementation and success of the global continuity program by assessing business impacts, continuity risks, and development plans
  • Chairing the Business Resilience Steering Committee
  • Evaluating and implementing new business policies / procedures through analysis of business risks
  • Collaborating with a team of cross-functional partners in an effort to optimize and coordinate responses to business risks
  • Crafting and maintaining key partnerships across the organization's support areas to ensure continuity planning and incident response
  • Planning & facilitating crisis simulation exercises and initiatives
  • Presenting updates and priorities to the EHS Department & Real Estate / Facilities Leadership Teams
  • Fostering partnerships with emergency responders in the surrounding communities
This role may be for you if:
  • You have proven experience leading a world-class Business Continuity & Resilience programs in a global, matrixed organization.
  • You can work collaboratively with all levels of personnel across a global organization
  • You have a strategic mindset, rooted in data & root-cause analysis.
  • You have excellent communication and presentation skills with an ability to adapt to different audiences and influence across all levels of an organization.
To be considered for this opportunity, you must possess proven experience developing and leading a successful business resilience / continuity program with at least 10 years of progressive business, risk or continuity management experience. Experience within a laboratory environment, or within the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industry is preferred. You have background which includes leading highly capable and flexible teams that can provide emergency response and adapt to the needs and goals of an expanding business. You are a highly inclusive leader who can manage diverse teams and who champions learning and development opportunities.

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.

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