risk manager in york

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£ 35,000 per year
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york, north yorkshire
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£ 35,000 per year
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If you're an experienced Risk Manager and ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on. My client has an exciting opportunity to join their York team and they'll make sure you get the experience and personalised learning support you need to take your career as far as you want it to go.

Overview of role:

They are seeking a Risk Manager to support the Infrastructure Team in York in design & delivery of projects within the Infrastructure sector. Initially engaged on a Rail Upgrade Project you will have the opportunity to work closely with their client on a day to day basis.

Their team is involved in some of the UK's most complex and stimulating projects that are diverse and technically demanding. They have an enviable reputation in the delivery of such schemes and are working closely with their blue-chip clients in the Water, Power, Rail, Aviation, Highways, Environmental, Nuclear, Pharmaceutical and Energy sectors to deliver their most important projects, undertaking a vast array of projects to enhance the UK's Infrastructure/Water Sectors.

Competitive Salary & Benefits

* Pension scheme
* 25 days holiday + the opportunity to purchase up to 15 days additional annual leave per year
* Training and development support team
* Medical cover


* Degree educated with significant risk management experience, including evidence of delivery of major programmes within the Infrastructure sector, specifically Rail.
* Member of or working towards relevant professional certification, such as APM Risk Certificate, IRM Certificate
* Experience in the application of Quantitative Risk Analysis (QRA) techniques and tools, for example; @Risk and Primavera Risk Analysis (previously Pertmaster), including the analysis of complex logic-linked cost-loaded schedules.
* Knowledge of Enterprise Risk Management tools, for example; Active Risk Manager (ARM), Predict!.
* Proven experience in the delivery of risk throughout the project lifecycle including support of investment decisions and delivery/implementation phases.
* Understanding of construction contracts and the relationship between risk management and controls/management functions including: project management, change control, planning & scheduling, cost & commercial management and reporting.
* Evidence of previous experience in definition and delivery of risk management plans within projects.
* Strong communication, interpersonal and facilitation skills.
* Collaborative working style and consulting behaviours.
* A logical approach and ability to think through complex issues to co-ordinate multi-faceted aspects of projects
* Self-motivated and proactive, with the ability to work independently


* Demonstrate effectiveness of the risk management process and integrate with other project management and control disciplines.
* Manage and maintain the capture of risk within the project and develop a comprehensive risk register.
* Provide support to the Service Capability Leader for Risk Management in development of risk management service capability.
* Manage and deliver project or programme controls work by delivering risk management activities to identify, evaluate, mitigate and report on threats and opportunities to our clients within capital projects, whilst meeting defined objectives within time and cost parameters.
* Deliver scope of work in line with budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls.

Please call Aishah Abdulla at Randstad CPE on 01132456161 to discuss the role further, or alternatively, send an updated CV

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.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


Project managment,



educational requirements

BSc engineering,electrical engineering,HND in civi