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Senior Risk Manager

London, Greater London, United Kingdom, £53,850 - £67,300 , Permanent

Posted: 23 hours ago


Senior Risk Manager
Euston, London | £53,850 - £67,300 (plus 20% flex fund) | Permanent | Full-Time

Job Purpose
This role is responsible for supporting the Head of Risk in owning and managing strategic enterprise risk, developing risk management policies, processes, and standards, and ensuring these are effectively executed across the organisation. The role will also support development and delivery areas through the provision of specialist services and advice, working to develop an integrated view of risk across the programme, identifying trends and suggesting risk management and mitigation strategies to leadership.


To be accountable for leading the development of an integrated view of risk across the programme.
To be responsible for providing guidance in risk management and mitigation to leaders across the programme.
To be accountable for supporting the development and delivery of risk management and mitigation policies, processes and standards, taking industry best practice and promoting continuous improvement.
To be responsible for ensuring that risk management policies and processes are applied consistently and effectively across the programme and across the programme lifecycle.
To be responsible for supporting the joint evaluation of risks by Project Controls and the supply chain to establish a thorough risk profile and a basis for risk sharing and incentives.
To be accountable for leading and providing input into the business' periodic performance and risk reporting, ensuring leaders have the information needed to make informed risk management, risk sharing and contingency management decisions.
To be accountable for leading and providing Subject Matter Expert (SME) guidance and advice on risk management to development and delivery areas across the organisation.
To be responsible for supporting and guiding other teams in relation to the use and understanding of risk management data.
To be responsible for providing functional line management, performance management and objective setting support to direct reports.
Actively promote and embed Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) in all your work and support and comply with all organisational initiatives, policies and procedures on EDI.

Experience Required

Recognised Risk Management qualification such as the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) or the Association of Project Management (APM).
Experience of project/programme risk management role within large scale, complex project.
Experience of applying risk management concepts and procedures to large scale projects, and providing specialist impartial advice to internal stakeholders.
Experience of leading and developing a team within a major project or programme.
Experience of using risk management systems such as Xactium and Oracle Primavera Risk.

Knowledge Required

Knowledge of the risk environment in large infrastructure projects.
Skills Required

Ability to undertake qualitative and quantitative risk analyses in support of business decision making.
Ability to lead a team, creating a clear sense of direction and promoting continuous improvement.
Ability to lead and build cost, schedule, and risk models in a number of applications, appropriate to maturity of projects and programmes.
Ability to communicate risk concepts and information in a way that is easily understood by a range of senior colleagues and stakeholders.

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Job Details

London, Greater London, United Kingdom
£53,850 - £67,300