Business Continuity Planners
On the Job
Business Continuity Planners prepare businesses in case of disaster. They conduct risk assessments, design strategies for what to do in case of emergencies, and conduct mock disasters to test their procedures.
Typical Work Tasks
People who work in this career often:
- Gather organizational performance information.
- Investigate legal issues.
- Develop business or financial information systems.
- Develop training materials.
- Maintain data in information systems or databases.
- Prepare operational reports.
- Prepare research reports.
- Update professional knowledge.
- Analyze budgetary or accounting data.
- Analyze business or financial data.
Typical Working Conditions
- Using e-mail.
- Working with a group or team.
- Working indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.
- The freedom to determine tasks, priorities, and goals.
- Freedom to make decisions without supervision.
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