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13-1199.04    Business Continuity Planners   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  

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  • Business Continuity Planners

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Business Continuity Analyst
  • Business Continuity Coordinator
  • Business Continuity Global Director
  • Business Continuity Management Director
  • Business Continuity Manager
  • Business Continuity Planner
  • Business Continuity Planning Director
  • Business Continuity Specialist
  • Business Continuity Strategy Director
  • Business Continuity and Crisis Management Director

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Develop, maintain, or implement business continuity and disaster recovery strategies and solutions, including risk assessments, business impact analyses, strategy selection, and documentation of business continuity and disaster recovery procedures. Plan, conduct, and debrief regular mock-disaster exercises to test the adequacy of existing plans and strategies, updating procedures and plans regularly. Act as a coordinator for continuity efforts after a disruption event.


  • Analyze impact on, and risk to, essential business functions or information systems to identify acceptable recovery time periods and resource requirements.
  • Attend professional meetings, read literature, and participate in training or other educational offerings to keep abreast of new developments and technologies related to disaster recovery and business continuity.
  • Create business continuity and disaster recovery budgets.
  • Create scenarios to re-establish operations from various types of business disruptions.
  • Identify opportunities for strategic improvement or mitigation of business interruption and other risks caused by business, regulatory, or industry-specific change initiatives.
  • Review existing disaster recovery, crisis management, or business continuity plans.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Analyze business or financial data.
  • Apply mathematical models of financial or business conditions.
  • Assess risks to business operations.
  • Develop business or financial information systems.
  • Identify strategic business investment opportunities.
  • Oversee business processes.