Project Risk Lead

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Temporary
Specialisation: Programme & Project Management
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: CR/008516_1637646376
Contact: Mary-Ann Waterstone
Email: email Mary-Ann

We are seeking a Project Risk professional with significant strategic, communication, interpersonal, and leadership skills, for a long term contract on a highly visible program.

**Please note you must be an Australian Citizen in order to obtain security clearances**

In this role, you will ensure major projects are aligned with required outcomes through the promotion of best-practice project risk management. You will work closely with the Program and Project Managers to identify, assess, treat, document and review risks to the project.

Some of your responsibilities will be:

  • Develop and maintain the standard set of practices, processes, and templates for managing and reporting on project risk consistently and efficiently.
  • Collect, consolidate, and analyse program and project risk data to support effective decision making.
  • Develop and deliver risk advice services and support to project and program management capability across the organisation.
  • Develop and deliver high-quality risk reports to the Program Director and governance boards.
  • Assume management responsibility for a Project Risk Officer.

To be considered, you must demonstrate the following:

  • Have a proven record of accomplishment in project risk management, preferably within complex information technology or transformation programs.
  • Be confident working in a scientific/technical environment.
  • Have a highly developed understanding and direct experience collaborating and developing relationships with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Have proven ability to work in a team environment, to lead and develop people, and encourage flexibility and innovation.
  • Have the ability to work autonomously across the risk program.

Reference: M33