Executive Search Status:

Completed Executive Vacancy

Position:

Nature of Business:

Project Risk Manager

Engineering, Contracting and Construction Services Company

Company Background:

Listed Engineering, Contracting and Construction Services Company

 

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Group Risk Manager, the Project Risk Manager will assume responsibility and authority for ensuring that: all risks throughout the project lifecycle are comprehensively identified; required mechanisms are put in place through the implementation and compliance of the risk policy and practices to minimise their likelihood or impact; and proper corporate governance standards are exercised.

Key areas of activity:

  • Immediately establish credibility as Project Risk Manager and gain acceptance from the Group’s Executives as an individual of professional integrity and extensive knowledge of project management
  • Analyse the risk profile for all projects, ensure that the risk reward ratio is appropriate and that the returns expected are commensurate with the risk assumed
  • Oversee the analysis undertaken by Operating Business Units to establish if they have identified key risks
  • Ensure that the overall project risk is within acceptable tolerance levels and that all risks throughout the project lifecycle are comprehensively identified

Key Attributes Required:

  • A graduate engineer ideally in the discipline of Civil Engineering
  • Must have had at least 10 year’s experience in managing multidisciplinary projects with a value in excess of US$100 million
  • International experience would be advantageous