Amec Foster Wheeler Risk Practitioner in Warrington, United Kingdom

As an integral member of Project Controls, the Risk Practitioner will be responsible for the ongoing implementation and continuous improvement of Risk Management in accordance with the conditions of contract and specific requirements of the works information.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Ongoing development, implementation and continuous improvement of the Risk Management Plan (RMP);

  • Upkeep of the RMP and associated Risk Management documents

  • Assisting Project Management in building a risk aware culture and enhancing the competence and maturity in Risk Management within the project team;

  • Facilitating appropriate risk elicitation sessions and subsequent risk assessments in accordance with agreed methodologies;

  • Supporting the development of appropriate risk treatment and monitoring progress and effectiveness of implementation;

  • Communicating and consulting with, and directly supporting the needs of, other inter-related functions;

  • Development and ongoing support in project reporting including effective communication and transition of risk related information across disciplines;

  • Advising on contingency development - e.g. Quantitative Schedule Risk Analyses (QSRA) – and ongoing contingency management;

Essential Experience & Qualifications:

  • Educated to degree level

  • Independent, self-motivated, results driven

  • Risk Management related professional / accreditations qualifications (IRM, APM) preferred

  • Experience in delivering best-practice Risk Management on schedule driven major projects

  • Sound understanding of Project Controls

  • Understanding of NEC3 contract administration on EPCC projects

  • Understanding of Contingency Development and Management methodologies

  • Experience in the nuclear industry would be beneficial

Tools /Software:

  • Confident in the use of Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel

  • Proficient in the use of Primavera Risk Analysis (PRA) – aka “Pertmaster”Non-Essential (but beneficial to the role)

  • Primavera Planning application

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2017-18391

Location: GB-Cumbria-Seascale

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Amec Foster Wheeler plc

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