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Risk Manager

Recruitment Hive
$85 - $95 per hour - All Agent Fees Disc.

Job Description

  • $85 - $95 per hour (Inc Super)
  • 6 Month initial contract + 6 Month Extension option
  • Sydney or Canberra office location

An exciting opportunity exists to join a Federal Government Agency as a Risk Manager for an initial 6 month contract in either their Sydney or Canberra office.

The Risk Manager is responsible for contributing and iterating on the Risk and Issues framework, guides, and process. Maintaining program and stream level risks and issues registers as well as conducting risk assessments, including developing mitigation and treatment strategies through liaison with internal and external stakeholder. The role also involves reviewing stream level risk and issues in program reporting.

The Risk Manager will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team with an expectation to also support general program management functions as required and will be a highly organised, dynamic, outcome orientated individual with excellent communication skills.

To be deemed suitable for this Risk Manager contract opportunity you will have:

  • Strong understanding of the ISO 31000 Risk Management Framework and demonstrated risk management experience within large complex delivery programs’.
  • Ability to manage risks in line with pre-established portfolio frameworks and working with a number of stakeholders to incrementally improve risk culture and practices.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills to articulate portfolio and program level risks and issues to support executive and ministerial correspondence.
  • Demonstrated strong stakeholder engagement and negotiation skills, with a proven ability to influence.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, complex work environment managing competing priorities simultaneously.
  • Experience in mentoring and coaching staff in risk and issue management.
  • Experience working in a Portfolio or Program Management Office to support broader functions as required, including governance, benefits management and reporting (desirable)

To be considered for this Risk Manager contract opportunity, please forward your Resume to Alison by clicking the Apply for this Job button.

Please note this opportunity closes on the 28th of April, however Recruitment Hive welcome late applicants to be considered for future opportunities.