Company DescriptionAt Turner & Townsend we’re passionate about making the difference. That means delivering better outcomes for our clients, helping our people to realize their potential, and doing our part to create a prosperous society.
Every day we help our major global clients deliver ambitious and highly technical projects in over 111 offices and 45 countries worldwide.
We are further strengthening our New Zealand infrastructure team with the appointment of an experienced Risk Manager with Commercial Management experience to support the team and our clients in our busy and fast-paced Auckland office.
You will primarily focus on management and coordination of the risk management function ensuring that all elements of risk are identified, analysed, reported and solutions / mitigations developed and implemented.
Along with providing risk management function, the role will involve working with the wider team in delivering commercial management services including estimating and cost management.
A strong understanding of the infrastructure projects from inception to completion is desirable.Job DescriptionThe Risk Managers primary focus is on the management and coordination of the risk management function, ensuring that all elements of risk to the project are identified, analysed, reported and solutions / mitigations developed and implemented.
The Risk Manager will be responsible for : Management and coordination of risk management to ensure effective project delivery to and to the highest industry standards, on time and within allocated budgets.
Undertaking both qualitative and quantitative risk assessment to support informed and evidence based decision-making.Building and promoting a risk-aware culture across commissions which includes increase levels of awareness, understanding and commitment to risk management issues, facilitating risk workshops as required.
Ensuring risk reviews and reports are completed to facilitate an accurate understanding of actual and potential risk exposures across projects and assisting in providing solutions and mitigations, including any required controls and actions.
Completing risk reporting associated with monitoring project contingency and potential scope modifications made.Updating the risk register to facilitate the management of project risk profiles.
Providing subject matter expert advice to the client teams in relation to risk management.Coordinating and reviewing project status reporting and assisting with arrangements for key governance meetings.
Supporting the infrastructure teams wider functions as required.Knowledge of NZTA and AT risk process along with international best practiceQualificationsDue to the current COVID restrictions we are only able to consider applicates within New Zealand, who hold existing working rights or entitlement to such rights.
Tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline or equivalent experience.8+ experience working in complex, large scale multidisciplinary projects in transport and / or infrastructure related organisations.
Experience in using risk databases and risk management systems including systems / software to support quantitative risk analysis e.
g. CURA, RISK, ARMHigh level of attention to detail.Able to anticipate and follow-through fully on tasks.Strong communication and facilitation skills.
Able to demonstrate a commitment to providing excellent service.Additional InformationOur inspired people share our vision and mission.
We provide a great place to work, where each person has the opportunity and voice to affect change.We want our people to succeed both in work and life.
To support this we promote a healthy, productive and flexible working environment that respects work-life balance.Turner & Townsend is an equal opportunity employer.
We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.
Turner & Townsend does not accept any speculative or unsolicited CV’s that have been sent to our internal recruitment team or hiring managers from agencies outside of our preferred supplier list.
Any speculative or unsolicited CV’s will be treated as a direct application.Please find out more about us at www.turnerandtownsend.com / #LI-JS1