Risk Lead

Job title : Risk Lead
Location : Wellington
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Oliver Saltmarsh
Contact email : olivers@roblawmax.co.nz
Job reference : OS73500

About the role:

This is a rare opportunity to get stuck into a major project in its early stages. This role will be responsible for developing an effective risk strategy for one of Auckland’s biggest transport construction projects.

You will implement this strategy across the wider project team – including external consultants, contractors, and stakeholders – and maintain its effectiveness throughout the project, updating as necessary and taking an active responsibility for the project’s risk management processes.

This is a permanent, full-time position, reporting to the project controls manager, and working within a fantastic team of construction professionals.

About you:

Due to the scope and scale of this project, we are looking for a highly experienced risk manager. You will have previous experience developing risk management strategies for major construction projects, ideally in the transport and roading sector.

  • Extensive experience in construction risk management

  • Experience with major transport construction projects

  • Highly effective communication skills

  • Great relationship building and stakeholder management skills

  • The ability to develop comprehensive risk management strategies

  • Solutions-focussed with a creative approach to problem solving

About the company:

Our client is an international giant, a Tier 1 main contractor who are the best in the business for delivering major infrastructure projects – everything from transport and energy, through to healthcare infrastructure and sustainable developments. They are passionate about delivering projects with quality, innovation, and sustainability as central pillars of their philosophy.

To apply, send your CV to jobs@roblawmax.co.nz quoting job #OS73500. For more information, get in touch with Hamish McLean on 09 951 5011.