Project Risk Manager

Leeds, UK
21 Aug 2019
29 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Risk Manager Leeds 3 month contract £480 per day

Your new company
A large Consultancy and Infrastructure specialist are looking to recruit a Project Risk Manager to join them on a crucial and large scale programme of work

Your new role
As Project Risk Manager you will deliver both qualitative and quantitative risk analysis work to a number of different projects. In addition you will have the following key responsibilities.

  • Contribute to the development and update of the Project Risk Management plan
  • Deliver project risk management services for the projects to which you are assigned, including:
  • Regular risk register reviews, prioritisation of uncertainty and risk for mitigation, recommendation of beneficial responses to risks
  • Quantitative Risk Analysis (Schedule and Cost) to: determine the contingency level in line with risk appetite; establish the confidence with which the project will remain within authorised timescales and budgets; enable project risk prioritisation and best course of mitigation; and to enable decision making about the way forward
  • Reporting the output your reviews and analyses to the Alliance Management Team, including: Risk register quality metrics

What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this role you should be a seasoned Project Risk Manager able to demonstrate your experience in the following areas.

  • Good communication skills with an ability to translate complex data into useful information Knowledge and experience of using enterprise risk management systems such as Active Risk Manager.
  • Advanced risk modelling skills including the development of project risk models in Oracle Primavera Risk Analysis and @RISK.
  • Strong experience of facilitation of project risk management processes.
  • Degree (or equivalent experience) in a numeric discipline
  • Knowledge of commercial contracts and payment mechanisms and how they might affect the potential project risk profile
  • Managing your activities and work within agreed timescales in a challenging, delivery-focused environment
  • Other project controls disciplines e.g. planning, estimating, etc and/or project management
  • Understanding of business case development and rail sector funding arrangements
  • Risk Management qualification (Highly desirable)

What you'll get in return
For this role a competitive day rate of £480 is on offer in addition to your own dedicated Hays Consultant to guide you through every step of the application process

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