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Risk Manager

Filton, South Gloucestershire, United Kingdom, £ £ 26350.00-31000.00 Annual Annual, Permanent


Are you a Risk professional seeking an exciting and challenging role?

We have multiple vacancies available across both Defence Equipment & Support (DE&S) and Submarine Delivery Agency (SDA) for Project Risk Management specialists.

Successful candidates will take key roles within the risk management function to provide robust support across a variety of high value and/or complex projects and programmes.

These roles would suit a Risk Manager with hands on risk management experience either in supplier, consultant or client-side roles; ideally with project delivery experience through one or some of the stages of design, procurement and construction/production.
In person you will possess good interpersonal skills, communication and relationship building skills with experience of working within teams, across functions and with a variety of stakeholders at all levels. Your CV will demonstrate your key achievements, relevant experience and applied skills and knowledge for the role advertised.

Responsibilities for Risk Manager

These posts represent a real opportunity to be involved with the continual development of best practice within DE&S and SDA Project Controls environment. As a Risk Manager, working with risk owners, your day to day responsibilities would include

* Risk (threats and opportunity) Management in a project and programme environment.

* Utilising Risk Management techniques to improve and drive the successful delivery of projects.

* Interpretation of supplier risk information.

* Providing delivery teams with pro-active risk information to provide current risk position, proximity and drive pro-active management actions

* Analyse and communicate risk information to all levels of the organisation.

* Stakeholder management at all levels to build strong relationships / team working.

Please note that some of the roles will require candidates to be SOLE UK nationals due to the nature of the projects involved.

What you will be assessed against

To be found successful you must demonstrate the following essential criteria:

* Experience of managing risk in a project-delivery environment OR in an environment that is relatable to the role

* Demonstrable experience of driving the proactive implementation of risk within delivery teams

* Able to simplify and articulate complex risks data to a variety of stakeholders

* Experience with using Active Risk Manager (ARM) risk software OR other leading risk management software

It would benefit your application should you be able to demonstrate the following desirable criteria:

* APM Project Risk Management Single Subject Certificate Level 1 qualification

* An understanding of Planning, Cost Control / Estimating and the integration with risk

* Have knowledge of wider Project Controls

If you are invited to an interview, you will be assessed against the following technical competencies:

* Controlling a project

* Stakeholder Management

If you are invited to an interview, you will be assessed against the following behaviours:

* Working together

* Communicating and influencing

What's in it for you?

You will receive a generous benefits package including market leading employer pension contributions of around 21% of your salary (not including any personal contribution), annual bonuses, a flexible working pattern to fit you where possible, 25 days holiday +1 additional day every year you work up to 30 days with opportunity for movement and promotion. Some of our sites include an onsite gym, onsite restaurants, cafes and much more.

About your team

The Project Controls Function is responsible for providing the right information, at the right time, to support better-informed decisions. Driving accountability, responsibility and efficiency across DE&S, our Project Controls teams are involved in all phases of every project helping to predict and oversee the time and cost management of these projects. From Estimating, Risk Management and Cost Control, to Planning and Scheduling and Project Controls Management, our people are crucial to the successful delivery of our work

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Filton, South Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
£ £ 26350.00-31000.00 Annual Annual