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Risk Manager

Country/Region:  GB
Field:  Project

London, GB

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  Any


The global leader in public transport infrastructure, SYSTRA has specialised in the mass transit and rail market since 1957. The main shareholders of SYSTRA are SNCF and RATP. Its ambition is to serve emerging needs for collective and sustainable mobility throughout the world. With a presence in 80 countries, SYSTRA manages over 3,000 projects for high-speed systems, traditional rail lines, metros and tramways throughout the world.

SYSTRA are looking to expand our Signature Team in the UK, working on high profile infrastructure projects such as Crossrail and HS2, we are building on our 50 years of success in the UK by growing our team and looking for passionate people to deliver projects across our portfolio.


We are now seeking to strengthen and grow our Engineering team in London, by recruiting an experienced Risk Manager.


The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a range of experience within the Civil Engineering/Transportation/Infrastructure sectors.


This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic Risk Manager to further their career in a highly motivated and inspirational environment.


The role


To support the project team, supply chain and others to manage documentation and implement the systems to ensure information is adequately controlled and shared.


Main Duties



  • Define and ensure regular update of the Risk section of the Project Controls Execution Plan.
  • Responsible for ensuring all risk related aspects of the client Performance Measurement Update are updated and provided to the client using the correct format and templates.
  • Responsible for ensuring continual improvement and innovation in terms of risk techniques and reporting.
  • Responsible for effective implementation of Quantitive Schedule Risk Analysis (QSRA) & Quantitive Cost Risk Assessment (QCRA)
  • Support embedding risk management throughout the project with particular emphasis on ensuring risk response actions are implemented.
  • Integration of project risk and opportunity management across Contractor, Construction Partner and the client organisations





  • A degree, in a relevant subject such engineering, project management, accounting or similar equivalent is desirable.
  • Experience of risk management within large complex environments within the construction and engineering industry
  • A degree, in a relevant subject such engineering, project management, accounting or similar equivalent is desirable.
  • Good understanding of Project controls and alignment of programme, cost, budget, risk and change
  • Understanding of various forms of tender documents, contract documents and specifications
  • Good understanding of various methods of QSRA & QCRA



In return, we offer a very competitive salary with a comprehensive and attractive benefits package with opportunities for flexible working and career development.


Please note, we do have a preferred supplier list for the provision of recruitment services, and we will not accept unsolicited CVs from suppliers not currently on our PSL.


Systra is an equal opportunities company; this position is open to all applicants.

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