Risk Manager

Vacancy ID: 1029398
Created Date: 23.08.2019
Job Title: Risk Manager
Salary Competitive
Temp or Perm: Permanent Role
Region: International
Sector: Pipeline
Consultant: Tristan Walker
Consultant Phone: +441483302133

Job Description:
NRL are currently supporting one of their globally-recognised engineering clients who require a Risk Manager for work in Würzburg, Germany on a permanent basis.

This role is for work on a multi-billion-euro underground cable link project and it will connect the wind-rich regions of northern Germany with the consumption centres in the southern part of the country. The measures will start in Schleswig-Holstein in Wilster and Brunsbüttel; the end points are Bergrheinfeld in Bavaria and Leingarten/Großgartach in Baden-Württemberg

About the role:

  • Designing and implementing an overall risk management process for the program, which includes an analysis of the financial impact on the program when risks occur
  • Performing a risk assessment: Analysing current risks and identifying potential risks that are affecting the program
  • Performing a risk evaluation: Evaluating the program’s handling of risks, and comparing potential risks with criteria set out by the program such as costs and legal requirements
  • Establishing the level of risk the program are willing to take
  • Preparing risk management and insurance budgets
  • Risk reporting tailored to the relevant audience. (Educating the PMO about the most significant risks to the business; ensuring business heads understand the risks that might affect their departments; ensuring individuals understand their own accountability for individual risks)
  • Explaining the external risk posed by corporate governance to stakeholders
  • Creating business continuity plans to limit risks
  • Implementing health and safety measures, and purchasing insurance
  • Conducting policy and compliance audits, which will include liaising with internal and external auditors
  • Maintaining records of insurance policies and claims
  • Reviewing any new major contracts or internal business proposals
  • Building risk awareness amongst staff by providing support and training within the company
What you will need:
  • Analytical skills and an eye for detail
  • Commercial awareness
  • Numerical skills
  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Ability to understand broader business issues
  • Bachelor's degree in Risk Management, Management or Business Science, Finance or Economics, Science, Statistics, Engineering, Law from college or university or equivalent experience
  • Communication and presentation skills
Interpersonal skills:
  • People management skills
  • Communication skills
  • Team oriented
  • Pro-active and not afraid to make decisions
  • Cares about quality of products
  • Flexible to changing requirements  
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with an ability to work closely with peers and external customers
  • Experience dealing with mangers of line management support organizations and their respective work package managers.
  • Effective oral and written communication skill is essential
  • Fluency in German and English
What’s in it for you?
  • Competitive salary
  • Competitive package
  • Experience working on a multi-billion-euro infrastructure project
  • Long-term project




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