Position: Risk Analyst
Salary: GBP32600 - GBP48800 per annum + Performance related bonus
Ref: 543739_1673952474
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 17/01/2023
Expiry Date: 14/02/2023
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

About the Role

Base Location: Perth, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Berkshire, Hampshire, Wiltshire, Oxfordshire or Buckinghamshire

Salary: £32,600 - £48,800 + performance-related bonus + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible First options available

The Risk Analyst will ensure the licence areas for the Large Capital Delivery (LCD) programme have an effective approach to risk management that is being actively managed within the business. This includes responsibility for the development and implementation of a new portfolio wide risk management strategy. The Risk Analyst will work closely with the Heads of Large Capital Delivery & Project Delivery Teams to manage and maintain the relevant risk registers, frameworks and reporting systems.

As a member of the Project Services team, the Risk Analyst is responsible for delivering the risk strategy, ensuring risk targets are understood and guiding risk performance across the specified business area of SSEN to ensure risk is managed effectively and identifying opportunities for future success including:

- Risk Management - Assisting in the development and implementation of the risk governance strategy and processes for LCD programme and project.

- Risk Reporting (KPI's) & Implementation of Risk Management Systems - Establishing and implementing a comprehensive risk reporting system, reporting and KPI's across the LCD directorate. Making recommendations to the Head of Project Services where risk weaknesses and good practice are being performed. Maintaining and ensuring that the risk reporting management system is updated to aligned and financial impact of risks to senior management allowing effective decision making.

- Risk Governance - Working closely supporting and coaching LCD Project Teams ensuring Compliance with Risk Management Procedures including Large Capital Project (LCP) Governance Framework. Maintaining and developing the Risk Management System throughout the financial year.

What do I need?

To be considered for this role, we would love you to have:

- Proven understanding and experience of project risk or programme risk portfolio management, with ability to support and advise on the application of effective risk management.

- Knowledge of external and internal risk factors for large capital or infrastructure projects.

- Proven risk management skills with relevant experience in a similar industry.

- Collaborative team player, able to work across disciplines and with colleagues ensuring collective accountability and individual responsibility for task ownership is clear and objectives are delivered.

- Excellent and effective communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability and tact to impact and influence positively at functional levels.

About our Business

SSEN Distribution powers 3.8 million homes and businesses in communities across central southern England and the north of Scotland. Our team of more than 3,500 people keep customers connected to a safe and reliable supply of electricity whilst developing the flexible networks that are vital to achieving net zero. By enabling a smarter, more resilient electricity network we're ensuring our local communities continue to receive the power they need, both now and in the future. We are consistently investing and innovating to improve network resilience and future-proof power supplies for life's changing demands, from rolling out large scale EV charging schemes to supporting small community generation projects.

What's in it for you?

An excellent package with 34 days holiday entitlement, enhanced maternity/paternity leave, discounted healthcare, salary sacrifice car leasing and much more, view our full benefits package on our careers site.

As an equal opportunity employer we encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application, assessment and upon joining SSE. Search for 'Inclusion & Diversity at SSE' to find out more.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact Jim on 01738 341514.

Before commencing employment with SSE, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.

Job Benefits:

Performance related bonus