Risk Engineer

Job type:
6 months
flag_no United Kingdom

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Risk Engineer

6 months initially

Warwick or Castle Donnington

My client which is one of the largest utilities companies in the UK is looking for an experience Risk Engineer to analyse the contingiency for new projects across the region.


  • Sound knowledge in all aspects of project and programme risk management facilitation
  • Able to build cost and schedule risk models using at Risk and Primavera Risk Analysis
  • Able to explain the results of cost and schedule risk assessments to non risk-specialists
  • Can suggest appropriate risk management actions for identified risks
  • Experience of the use of risk management systems eg ARM, PREDICT
  • Knowledge of risk management techniques
  • Knowledge of project management and project control processes
  • High proficiency working with Excel spreadsheets and Macros

Job Responsibilities:

  • To provide an efficient and effective risk management service to delivery teams within the regions, in specific providing appropriate training, advice and guidance in the use of the project risk management tool
  • Ensure that risk management on projects and programmes comply with the requirements of the Risk Management process
  • Formulate, agree and communicate risk and compliance procedures and standards, and monitor and oversee their implementation
  • Facilitate the identification and analysis of risks on projects within the project life cycle
  • Undertake qualitative and quantitative risk analysis workshops (cost and schedule), producing outputs in order for project teams to make informed decisions on the management of project and programme risk
  • Ensure that projects have a risk register, the risks are up to date, that they are regularly reviewed and that appropriate mitigation action plans are put in place and acted upon
  • Provide regular reports to project teams on the risk status of their projects
  • Advise projects on appropriate management of contingency and ensure that risk information is utilised effectively in driving value for money and efficiency improvements
  • Support the improvement of the risk management process towards 'best practice' project and programme risk and contingency management
  • Promote a risk culture in the organisation and provide support, education and training

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