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Senior Advisor, Risk Management

Victorian Government

Job Description

About COVID-19 Quarantine Victoria
COVID-19 Quarantine Victoria (CQV) is responsible for Victoria's COVID-19 accommodation response, including quarantine for returned overseas travellers and emergency accommodation for people unable to safely isolate in their homes.
Infection prevention and control is our primary objective and is supported by a proud and committed workforce across frontline operations and corporate functions. Together, we work hard to keep Victorians safe during this global pandemic.
About The Role
The Senior Advisor, Risk Management is responsible for the day-to-day support of the programs that address risk management of continuing business activity.
Travel within the greater Melbourne area to COVID-19 accommodation sites may be required. Occasional travel to other locations within Victoria may be required.
Day to day responsibilities include:

* Manage CQV's first line business continuity assurance process, reviewing business continuity plans against the requirements outlined in the Business Continuity Policy, and supporting business units to address opportunities for improvement.
* Lead and coordinate the business continuity program planning cycle within CQV, supporting business units to exercise, review and update their business continuity plans.
* Develop business continuity plans and provide specialist support and advice on aspects of CQV's business continuity program, supporting second line assurance processes.
* Collaborate and influence stakeholders to adopt and adhere to risk management principles, policies, and guidelines set by CQV.

About You
We are looking for the right person to have:

* Demonstrated experience in leading the administration of regulatory frameworks in a complex, risk sensitive environment.
* Knowledge of risk management standards – an understanding of ISO 31000 and 22301 is mandatory for this position.
* Knowledge of business continuity standards - an understanding of ISO 22313 is highly desirable.

Join a high performing leadership team with excellent career development opportunities.
You will need to be vaccinated for coronavirus, remain compliant with IPC procedures in place including wearing Personal Protective Equipment (and therefore being clean shaven) and participating in staff COVID-19 testing.
Out of hours contact, and weekend work, will be required from time to time.
Working At COVID-19 Quarantine Victoria
We believe in inclusiveness, diversity and equality and are committed to ensuring our workplaces reflect the Victorian community. We recognise the benefits a diverse and inclusive culture brings for our employees and in turn, encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities, and identities to apply for our vacancies. We strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with a disability and others from under- represented backgrounds to apply.
Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. The successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment checks, which may include work eligibility and national police checks.
If you require adjustments to the recruitment and selection process, or for a confidential discussion, please call Jonathan from the CQV Recruitment Team on 0447 805 588.