Business Continuity Senior Analyst

Employment contract:

Standard / Permanent


Porto, Porto District, Portugal





About the job

The BC Senior Analyst is responsible to design and to lead the streams of the implementation of the Business Continuity Management Programme and to ensure that the Group and CIB Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) procedures and guidelines are followed for BNP Paribas Portugal Branches (exc. GS2S, WM and Oxygen platforms).

Your Main Activities Are

  • Ensure the analysis of the security risks and identify the related impacts. Design appropriate security solutions to cover identified risks and impacts

  • Ensure the update of the map of security risks. Analyze the Business Continuity documentation (BIA, BCP Procedures) of CIB Portugal. Identify issues/errors in the Business Continuity documentation, and report and escalate the issues/report to CIB Portugal management

  • Follow-up and reporting of the actions implemented to address the identified risks

  • Analyze the Business Continuity live cycle (PDCA based), for the control and continuous improvement of the processes. Prepare and lead presentations on Business Continuity activity to external clients

  • Manage the data collection and regular reporting of KPI to the CIB Portugal management. Provides security expertise for the business unit and function interlocutors in the area

  • Check the robustness and efficiency of the security system according to the Business Continuity requirements of BNP Paribas group. Manage business continuity incidents

  • Define the training and awareness strategy to the staff involved in the Business Continuity processes. Respect the norms and standards of BNP Paribas

Profile and Skills to Success

  • Bachelor’s (3-5 years) in Business Management
  • Fluency in English
  • Adaptability
  • Communication skills – oral & written
  • Organisational skills
  • Ability to develop and leverage networks
  • Risk Management – Risk Anticipation

Why joining BNP Paribas?

· Leading banking institution

BNP Paribas is a leader in the Eurozone, and a prominent international banking institution with strong roots in Europe’s banking history. It has a presence in 65 countries, with around 190 000 Employees – including more than 145 000 in Europe.

 · Our presence in Portugal

Since 1985, BNP Paribas was one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, the Group has around 7.100 employees across several entities operating directly in the territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.

· International reach

Thanks to its international presence and regular and close collaboration among its different entities, BNP Paribas has the resources to support all clients with financing, investment, savings and protection solutions that help make their projects a success. BNP Paribas holds key positions in its three core operating divisions:

  • Retail Banking, a division that brings together all of the Group’s retail activities and specialised business lines;
  • Investment & Protection Services that include specialised businesses offering a wide range of savings, investment and protection services;
  • Corporate & Institutional Banking division that offers tailored financial solutions for corporate and institutional clients.

· Diversity and Inclusion commitment

BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity/paternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency, which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.

· Commitment towards work/life balance

At BNP Paribas we care about our employees wellbeing and promote a culture of good integration between work and rest. We believe our employees have rich personal lives outside of work, being fundamental to be disconnected from work to recharge both physically and mentally. Only through this balance we may all be at our best while working.

· Remote Working Conditions

At BNP Paribas, we embrace a Smart Working framework based on trust, autonomy and collaboration. Within this framework, eligible employees can benefit from flexible remote working modalities adapted to our hybrid working environment. To guarantee a comfortable and efficient working set-up, eligible employees are provided with both the office and home equipment, are entitled to an equipment allowance and can benefit from exclusive partnerships to purchase additional equipment at reduced prices.

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* Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.

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