Risk Engineer - Multinational Construction Business

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    Construction & Property

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  • Job ref:

    JN -062021-2923980_1623322641

  • Published:

    4 days ago

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  • Client:

    Michael Page

Assisting the Head of Risk in development and administration of risk management at
Core/Strategic level for a major infrastructure development programme

Client Details

Our client is a multinational construction and development company. They are the fifth largest construction company in the world according to Construction Global magazine. Notable projects include renovation of the United Nations Headquarters, the World Trade Center Transportation Hub project, Moynihan Train Hall, 30 St Mary Axe, MetLife Stadium, Mater Dei Hospital, among others.


. Produce risk reports using Xactium and Power Bi based on data collected from functional leads and risks available in register. Helping to perform quantitative cost and schedule risk assessments (QCRA and QSRA). The Risk Engineer is responsible for:

* Assisting the Head of Risk to establish and implement an overall risk management process for the project;

* Risk assessment, which involves analysing risks as well as identifying, describing and estimating the risks affecting the project;

* Engaging with the different teams in order to achieve an overall understanding of the project risks and their interdependencies;

* Risk evaluation, which involves comparing estimated risks with criteria established by the project such as costs, legal requirements and environmental factors, and evaluating the project's previous handling of risks;

* Providing information to the Risk Manager to assist risk reporting in an appropriate way for different audiences (e.g. Project Director, Department Heads, ExCo Board, etc.) to ensure risk awareness at all project levels, specific parts of the JV business and to individuals to understand their accountability for individual risks;

* Helping the Risk Manager to carry out audits of policy and compliance to standards; * Providing support and training to staff to build risk awareness within the project;

* Close collaboration with and guidance of the project team in identifying risks and mitigation measures; * Assisting the Risk Managers to assemble and evaluate risks and mitigation measures with support by other disciplines; * Interfacing with other disciplines to enable optimal solutions to be established


Degree in business, engineering or an appropriate professional qualification

* Prior experience in risk management functions in civil engineering projects an advantage

* Competence in risk management software, e.g. Xactium, ARM or similar

* Skilled on Excel, Primavera/PRA or Safran, @risk

* Strong communication skills at all levels

Job Offer

- London base, with flexible working

- Competitive salary and benefits