Risk Manager - SC Cleared

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  • Location:

    Corsham, Wiltshire

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  • Salary:

    £300 - £400 per day

  • Contact:

    Abbie Levens

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Risk Manager - SC Cleared


£300-£400 per day (inside IR35) DOE

6 Month contract

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide guidance at all levels on the application of risk management process and formal requirements for corporate governance.
  • Maintain the DPS risk register and ensure quarterly review of Risks; reporting in line with formal requirements for effective internal control.
  • Monitor quarterly review of programme and project risks; ensuring quality and consistency of approach across the business; ensure risks and their potential impact are accurately defined and assessed; and that appropriate mitigation plans are actively managed and reviewed for effectiveness.
  • Ensure two-way communication of key risks to inform business decision making.
  • Facilitate risk identification workshops as required to assist identification of business risk.
  • Provide guidance and support to planning officers in their role as risk-coordinators.
  • Identify Risk Management skills gaps for identified individuals and facilitate appropriate training.

Essential Skills:

  • Experienced Risk Manager.
  • Delivery of complex IT projects in a military environment.
  • Capable of working efficiently and effectively in a fast-paced, time critical working environment
  • Ability to work closely and collaboratively with all levels within the project teams and management
  • Knowledge and experience of formal Project Management techniques, e.g. PRINCE/Agile.
  • Ability to understand broad business issues.
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Analytical skills with a good eye for detail.
  • Technical acumen.

Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge and experience of deployments of IT systems into deployed military environments.
  • Knowledge and experience of using ARM.