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Risk Manager - PDP

Requisition ID:  221581

 

1. Purpose of the Job

To provide risk management support and guidance to the Sector and the Project teams, monitoring adherence to the Risk Management process, producing periodic Risk Reports, reviewing and challenging sectors and contractors’ risk management activity and facilitating Quantitative Risk Assessments (QRA) for both cost and time.

 

2. Principal Accountabilities

  • Implement risk management processes and procedures across the Sector consistent with Crossrail’s Risk Management Policy, Plan and Process.
  • Assist the Sector and Project teams to identify, assess and manage risks, to identify and implement appropriate risk responses and review their effectiveness.
  • Check that risks are regularly reviewed by their owners and that risk information is accurate and up to date, including inputting data as required.
  • Liaise with Sectors, Projects, contractors and stakeholder’s to check that key risks are reported and managed in accordance with process, liaising with other contract administrators as appropriate e.g. early warnings, risk review meetings, etc.
  • Assist Project Risk Managers to review contractor risks and risk management performance.
  • Carry out quantitative assessment of the risk exposure for both cost and time at the Sector and Project level to inform the Sector Leadership and Programme.
  • Work with the Head of Programme Risk to continuously improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the risk management processes and systems across the organisation.
  • Provide such additional support to the Sector Executive team as may be required from time to time.
  • Actively promote the awareness and application of risk management across the organisation, helping to establish a pro-active risk management culture throughout the Crossrail Programme.
  • Take reasonable care of your own and others’ health and safety and of those who may be affected in the day-to-day delivery of this role by taking personal responsibility for working to the Crossrail Target Zero principles.
  • Co-operate with Crossrail in all matters relating to health and safety, including following safe working procedures at all times
  • Act as a role model for Crossrail’s vision and values, behaving in ways that are in alignment with Crossrail’s Ways of Working.  Encourage and support others to do so too
  • Promote equality in the workplace and adopt appropriate behaviour when interacting with colleagues
  • Take necessary care to properly protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of corporate information from unauthorised disclosure, modification or destruction.  Never knowingly put Crossrail’s information or information systems at risk.

 

3. Main challenges of the job

  • Supporting the Sector Business Manager to identify, assess and manage the significant risks and uncertainties across the Sector and Projects.
  • Checking that risk requirements are adhered to by the Programme, Sector and Project teams including timely identification and escalation of risks
  • Producing a regular report that clearly identifies and prioritises significant risks in a format that is easily accessible and enables key decision making.
  • Completing QRAs for both cost and time at the Sector and Project levels to support regular cost reporting.
  • Ensuring that the Sector and Project teams have an appropriate level of risk management capability and competency.

 

4. Dimensions & Interfaces (both internal and external)

  • There is no direct budgetary responsibility associated with this role.
  • Line management responsibility for one or more Risk Analysts in the Sector where required.
  • Key interfaces include:
  • Sector Business Manager
  • Project Business Managers
  • Head of Programme Controls
  • Head of Programme Risk
  • Sector Director
  • Sector and Project teams
  • Other Crossrail Risk Managers
  • Other Crossrail Risk Analysts
  • Contractor Risk Managers

 

5. Person Specification

  • Numerate and qualified to degree level, or with equivalent training and experience.
  • Significant experience in a risk management role on a large engineering construction project.
  • Ability to implement risk management processes and develop appropriate risk mitigation strategies.
  • Experience of conducting Cost and Schedule Risk Assessment.
  • Ability to produce quantitative risk models in @Risk and PRA (Pertmaster) software tools, or equivalent.
  • Experience with Active Risk Manager (ARM), or a similar risk database.
  • Significant experience in the use of Excel
  • Experience in the use of software applications (including Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Visio).
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.

 

 

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