Risk Manager Job In Dubai


Key Accountabilities & Respnsibilities


Drive HSSES culture and performance.

Support the business objective of delivery of projects to contractual, HSSE, quality, cost, and schedule requirements, to deliver or improve upon as-sold margins.

Support the Execution Hubs / Centres as required with Project Risk Management.

Lead and train others in Qualitative and Quantitative risk assessment

Organise and facilitate Risk Review sessions with Project team and clients if required: leading brainstorming sessions with clients and Wood internal team for risks identification and risk registers preparation. Run schedule and cost risk analysis with the most common industry systems. Present results to Client and Wood senior management.

Assist developing Risk Management Plans in accordance with the contract requirements.

Assist project delivery teams to organise risk activities within the project.

Assist with setting up and maintaining Project Risk Registers (in ProRisk, where required).

Monitor and report risk related trends to the Project Delivery leadership for consideration for BU risk register

Represent the Risk discipline at BU level as required.

Support intervention on projects from a risk perspective, including peer reviews.


Provide appropriate leadership to support risk SME’s in Projects BU

Support of resourcing, career development processes, competency management, training and succession planning for risk management resources

Facilitate networking of sub-BG risk SME’s to leverage expertise and peer support across the wider Wood business

Governance, Policies and Procedures

Support development and maintenance of BU level Project Delivery processes and procedures in line with Wood policies and requirements defining accountability and responsibility

Explore novel approaches and solutions to drive innovation in Project Delivery risk and contingency management practices

Develop and support consistency of Project Delivery systems and tools.

Assure that the BU is compliant with the requirements of Group and BU procedures associated with risk management

Interface with HSSE to compliment activities

Interface with Supply Chain to compliment activities

Skills / Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in appropriate subject

Fluency in Acumen Risk, Palisade @risk & Primavera Risk, qualifications preferred

Experience in Qualitative and Quantitative risk assessment

Experience of Option Selection / Comparative Assessment techniques

Proven track record of delivering quantitative analytical approaches and ability to build up remedial processes to assist in tackling issues and tasks

Experience with complying and implementing Corporate and Project Risk Management Standards

Knowledge, skills and experience:

Significant experience in oil and gas or similar industry

Experience in a Risk Management SME role

Understanding of all Project Delivery Functions; Project Management, Project Controls, Engineering Supply Chain (Project Procurement and Sub-Contracts), Construction

Experienced in FEED, EPC, EPCm, PMC type Capital Projects

Experience and understanding of project management, and general project execution and delivery tools, processes and procedures

Direct experience in a construction site of a large project

Broad understanding of the business drivers for Wood clients and market drivers

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, delivering solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people. www.woodplc.com


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