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Senior Risk Consultant

  • Job reference: FG-005320
  • Sector: Atkins
  • Location: London

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Are you looking for a new challenge to progress your career at a world leading project and programme management consultancy? Faithful+Gould is a leader in its field, operating at the forefront of the property, infrastructure, and industry sectors. Placing great emphasis on the training, development and progression of our staff, we’re dedicated to providing high quality professional services with cutting-edge expertise.

Due to continued success in securing projects in London and the South East, we are looking for an exceptional Senior Risk Manager to join our highly successful office in London. 

Our projects range in value from £20m+ to £20Bn+ with a variety of high profile clients giving our team a diverse and exciting workload across the infrastructure, transportation and industry sectors.


  • Develop risk management approaches/systems for clients, incorporating best practice and procedures
  • Deliver risk management services in a consistent, professional manner, exceeding client expectations
  • Assist the Head of Risk Management in the development of in-house project risk management processes, procedures and capability
  • Assist the Head of Risk Management in support of bids and proposals
  • Assist the Head of Risk Management in business development of risk management services


•A recognised diploma or degree in an engineering discipline, in project/risk management or be qualified by experience 
•Risk qualification preferred – eg. APM Risk Management, Institute of Risk Management 
•A background in the construction industry would be desirable with experience of working on major infrastructure projects, particularly in the rail, energy, highways, 
•aviation and water sectors 
•Be able to demonstrate experience in conducting all aspects of project/programme risk management including: 
Initiating, developing and implementing risk management processes 
Facilitating workshops as part of the overall delivery of the risk process 
Conducting Qualitative Risk Analysis of risk data 
Undertaking Quantitative Risk Analysis including Schedule and Cost Risk Analysis 
Producing appropriate risk management reports from analysis to inform decision making 
Training/mentoring personnel to establish a risk management culture in an organisation 

•Practical use and knowledge of industry risk management tools such as: ARM, Xactium, Primavera Risk Analysis, Safran, @Risk, Predict! Software Suite 
•Excellent facilitation and communication skills 
•Experienced in application of Value Management (as a minimum, the candidate needs to demonstrate understanding of the VM process and how it is applied on projects) 
•A broad understanding of Project/Programme Management methodologies and planning tools such as Primavera P6/MS Project 
•An ability to develop client relationships and generate business development opportunities in conjunction with the Head of Risk Management 
•An ability to work with limited supervision, both individually and as part of a team 
•An ability to communicate clearly and concisely at all levels of a project/programme, written and verbal 
•Flexibility on being office or client / site-based 

Rewards and Benefits: 

Atkins offers a fantastic range of benefits, which you can tailor to suit your own health, wellbeing, financial and lifestyle choices. 
All the information you need to know is available on our dedicated benefits portal; your reward, which is available to access 24/7 from any device:

Please note that we will relocate from our current London office in Euston Tower to the Nova North building in Victoria in the first quarter of 2019.

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This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary it will be discussed with you at interview

If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance.