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General Electric Sourcing Business Continuity Manager in Evendale, Ohio

Job Description Summary

The Business Continuity Risk Manager will assist in creating capabilities within the Sourcing organization to develop and monitor overall business resilience to better understand and manage the outsourcing risk and the operational readiness of GE Aerospace’s sources. This includes the ongoing design management and execution of the Supplier Risk assessment.

Job Description

Business Continuity Risk Manager is responsible for :

  • Supporting Business Resilience Programs with a focus on Third Party, and Cyber Resilience.

  • Contributing to the establishment of the Business Continuity framework and supporting its implementation and maintenance in developing business resilience

  • Coaching the organization on inputs to the process, cadence, and structure

  • Providing recommendations of potential mitigation strategies on business risks

  • Partnering with adjacent organizations to ensure regulatory requirements are being met and comply with BCPO strategy

  • Understanding BCP and Sourcing regulatory requirements that are applied to the Aerospace and Defense (A&D) Industries

  • Clearly communicating highly complex models and business concepts to all levels, including Sr. Leadership, in both written and oral form, to effectively influence critical decisions or actions.

  • Proactively working to impact current and future business results and decisions.

Functional Skills

  • Demonstrated ability to apply operational risk management principles to business and technology processes.

  • Demonstrated participation in cross-functional teams.

  • Demonstrated ability to understand (or learn) the 3rd party business functions as well as the Technology functions relating to the 3rd party business functions and services as required.

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze, comprehend, and leverage complex risk and operational data.

  • Knowledge of key program components pertaining to third party resilience including assessing compensating controls and making recommendations to internal stakeholders.

  • Basic understanding of technology data center recovery methodologies in order to effectively consider those in the business area plans.

Required Qualifications


  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Engineering, or other related fields is required.

Years of Relevant Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in Risk Management, Business Continuity Planning, Technology, Third Party Risk, Sourcing, Program Mangement, or other related work experience.

  • Experience with the Aerospace & Defense Industry is preferred.

Problem Solving

As a government contractor, many issues are governed by regulation, internal policies, procedures, and guidelines which provide direction, but also present opportunities and constraints to problem solving.

  • Partner with stakeholders to identify, assess, and mitigate potential risks.

  • Ability to provide alternative solutions to nearly any given situation.

  • Ability to perform fast paced, but sound problem-solving during highly stressful crisis and incident management situations.

  • Lend expertise and provide direction to leaders, business and technology partners, and team members when difficult or unusual risks are identified.

  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment when a situation arises to assess the impact of an event and determine the potential courses of action to take and present those to business leaders for decision making.

  • Ability to work with technology and business areas to influence the development and implementation of viable mitigation strategies for potential business disruptions.

  • Ability to develop and assess various scenarios to ensure that exercising and testing appropriately demonstrates plan viability and operational readiness.

This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.

Additional Information

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer ( . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes