Emergency Planning Officer

  • by Teqniq
  • Location London, UK
  • Salary £23.00 / hour
  • 243 days ago
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Job Description:

Seeking an experienced Emergency Planning Officer to work on a 35 hour per week contract role to start on the 03-07-17 unntil the 29-09-17 with a likely extension.

Hours are 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, Monday to Friday.

Primary job role:

  • working with officers, managers and directors to improve operational resilience of client's services  in the event of an emergency or unplanned incident
  • supporting  the client to comply with the requirements of the  Civil Contingency Act 2004 and the Minimum Standards for London
  • co-ordinating client’s 24/7 response to an emergency or unplanned incident
  • working with managers and directors  to ensure that critical services can be delivered before, during and after an emergency
  • implementing business continuity arrangements across the client and advising senior managers on business continuity issues within their directorates.
  • working with partners, agencies and the voluntary sector on promoting community resilience in an emergency


Experience of preparing and exercising emergency plans


Experience of implementing business continuity systems across a complex organisation



Knowledge and understanding of

  • The Civil Contingencies Act 2004
  • Emergency Planning
  • Crisis/emergency management
  • Business Continuity





  • Job Type Temporary, Full Time
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector Other
  • Years Experience 2+ years
  • Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager)
  • Educational level 'A' level/Higher or equivalent