Risk Manager

Risk Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Project Controls

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Samantha Ballentyne

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8905

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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My client, a global consultancy who specialise in major infrastructure projects, are currently looking for a Risk Manager to join their team on a permanent basis. 

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
  • Facilitate identification, assessment and prioritisation of threats, opportunities and issues within the sub-programme.
  • Maintain visibility of threat/opportunity trigger points to facilitate risk cost profiling, timely drawdown of risk budget or retirement of threat/opportunity.
  • Use risk data to inform investment planning.
  • Assist with the identification and recording of appropriate management responses which are measurable and specific, along with assessing the post mitigated positions.
  • Monitor overall risk exposure and assess against the remaining Risk budget.
  • Proactively manage the completion of management responses to help deliver target positions.
  • Work with contractors to assess contractor held risks and their views on client held risks that impact upon them.
  • Produce risk reports as required, in a timely manner, to support the effective communication of threat & opportunity status.
  • Conduct quantitative risk assessment (cost and schedule) to inform project contingency levels.
  • Depending on the role candidates will be expected to demonstrate basic to experienced levels of competence with tools such as PRA, @risk, Safran or similar. Familiarity with web-based database tools – ARM, Predict, Tableau

In order to be able to carry out the duties of the role as required, candidates will be expected to demonstrate the following capabilities:
  • Qualitative and quantitative assessment of risk
  • A working understanding of an integrated risk management process (risk, cost and schedule) on a large programme
  • Risk workshop facilitation
  • Threat mitigation and opportunity exploitation
  • Probabilistic modelling (@risk, PRA and P6 proficiency – or equivalent).
  • We are looking for candidates with proven experience in a risk delivery role on major projects/programmes.
  • APM/IRM risk certified candidates preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written) and be genuinely committed to finding new and more effective ways of working.
If you are interested in this role, please contact me or call me on 0151 666 8905.

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