|Title||Risk Lead - Lower Thames Crossing|
|Salary||£47,304 - £54,400|
|Number of Positions||1|
|Working Pattern||Full Time|
|Closing Date||30 Apr 2017|
Highways England is the new Government company that operates, maintains and improves England’s network of motorways and major A roads. This network is around 4,300 miles long and while it represents only 2 per cent of all roads in England by length it carries a third of all traffic by mileage as well as two thirds of heavy goods traffic, making it the backbone of the country.
We have around 3,500 staff based in seven offices around the country including a uniformed Traffic Officer service in control centres and patrolling key areas of the network. Highways England is held to account by two bodies who act on behalf of the public – The Office of Rail and Roads monitor the performance of our highways and Transport Focus champion the needs of road users.
For further information on Highways England, please visit our website: http://www.highways.gov.uk/highways-england/
Are you an experienced Risk Manager with an extensive background in identifying, tracking and reporting risk on major projects? Do you have the expertise to implement risk process for complex organisations? We are seeking a dedicated and driven individual with superb risk management capability to join our prestigious Lower Thames Crossing (LTC) project based in Bedford.
Highways England offers a terrific working environment, with excellent career development potential, as well as flexible working.
CIP (Complex Infrastructure Programme) was formed to establish a programme approach for the delivery of three major schemes; A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon, a new Lower Thames Crossing and A303 Amesbury to Berwick Down. This role is required to specifically lead on the LTC Project.
Each is classed as “Tier 1”, meaning they are in the Government Major Projects Portfolio (GMPP), due to a combination of level of investment, complexity of stakeholder and political landscape and their importance as elements of national infrastructure that will lead to wider economic growth.
LTC is a £4billion+ project to deliver a crossing to the East of London. It will be critical to the UK’s major road network. It is classed as “Tier 1”, meaning it is in the Government Major Projects Portfolio (GMPP), due to a combination of level of investment, complexity of stakeholder and political landscape and importance as elements of national infrastructure that will lead to wider economic growth. The PMO supports the project with its governance, assurance and reporting processes.
As Risk Lead you will be accountable for identifying, defining, tracking and reporting risk within the LTC project. This will include deploying effective processes, systems and tools for risk and resolution management. The risk lead will enable the project to act commercially as an intelligent client in managing its internal resources and external supply chain.
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