Risk Specialist

Posted 29 January 2024
SalaryHybrid work flexibility
LocationWestern Australia
Job type Contract
DisciplineProject Services + Transformation
Reference264423

Job description

As A Risk Manager, you will will lead the risk, assurance and project health of a diverse portfolio of 100+ projects, ensuring seamless operations and project success.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate monthly risk workshops and quarterly assurance health checks
  • Evaluate risks, opportunities, and conduct Quantitative Risk Analysis (QRA)
  • Collaborate with Project Managers on risk assessments and escalation
  • Undertake quarterly health checks on risks, schedule, cost, and project data
  • Develop monthly risk and compliance reports for Portfolio Managers
  • Work closely with internal teams to minimise operational impact

Key Outcomes Expected:

  1. Monthly risk review sessions with all Project Managers
  2. Quarterly health checks completed
  3. Verification of Empower data for accurate project risk status
  4. Efficient records management of risk registers and database
  5. Collaboration with the Management of Change team for seamless risk impact integration
  6. Update project risk governance guidelines as required
  7. Collaborate with IS&T Project Risk team for common solutions across hubs

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Ideally qualified in risk management or extensive experience in engineering/project functions
  • Strong understanding of project risk management approach
  • Proficient in risk workshop facilitation
  • Exceptional ability to balance agendas and priorities
  • Solution-oriented mindset, building bridges across teams
  • Experience in related project functions like scheduling, cost management, procurement, and quality assurance.

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Aaron Sherlock on 08 61511705 or email: [email protected] and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process please contact me on the above contact details.