risk manager in london

17 August 2017
niamh finnegan, randstad cpe
job type
£ 50,000 - £ 70,000 per year
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construction & property
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job type
£ 50,000 - £ 70,000 per year
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niamh finnegan, randstad cpe
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job description

If you're an experienced Risk Manager looking to develop your project management career then keep reading!

A top consultancy in London is seeking an experienced Risk Manager to join their London Rail team to aid in the successful delivery of projects. This is an excellent opportunity to progress your career as your experience grows. You will be involved in some of the UK's most complex and stimulating projects in the Rail sector.

You will work on major multi-million pound projects for leading clients on world class projects.


Develop and implement excellence in risk management across client portfolios & programmes ensuring compliance with programme and client governance, processes and objectives.
Apply a strategic approach to risk management from portfolio to project level, demonstrating reduction in client exposure to risk through active mitigation of threat and maximisation of opportunity.
Use knowledge and experience gained on large programmes of work to ensure identification and management of all significant risks to achievement of client objectives in connection with the programme including interfaces with other programmes and projects.
* Work effectively with internal and external client teams in delivery of risk management services.
* Integrate risk management with programme controls functions including change control, progress reporting, schedule management and baseline control, cost and commercial management and document management.
* Deliver high quality risk analysis modelling services to enable robust risk provisions to be set for projects and programmes, using technical capability to increase client's certainty of outcomes and to optimise client delivery programmes.
* Produce risk periodic performance reports and profiled risk expenditure and track / optimise risk budgets based on anticipated expiry of risk.
* Delivery of training, mentoring and coaching to risk managers and others to develop risk management skill-set (requirements, processes and benefits of risk management). Demonstrate strong team-building acumen.


* Degree educated wit relevant experience working as Risk Manager
* A self-starter and leader with significant experience in the application of quantitative risk analysis techniques and tools
* Experience using QRA tools such as ARM, @Risk, Primavera Risk Analysis and Acumen Rick
* Evidence of ability to work effectively in a programme management environment
* Robust understanding of construction contracts and the relationship between risk management and contract administration
* Membership of professional bodied is ideal
* Experience in application of a variety of contract forms


* Well regarded as an employer and consultancy
* Great company benefits
* Competitive salary package

Interested? Please apply now with your CV or for a confidential chat about your career options please call Niamh Finnegan at Randstad CPE on 0203 680 0640.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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