Information Technology / Risk Manager

ST57 – Risk Manager

  • Please submit EOI responses ASAP
  • Contract Length: 3 Months – Starting ASAP
  • Location: Russell Canberra, ACT
  • Clearance Level: NV1
  • Ability for the role to be remote: Partial – close engagement with the team may be required for short periods.
  • Level: 2

Experience/Skills Sought: As the successful candidate you will possess experience in the following:

  • Manage the development and maintenance of risk management policy, process, tools and training in accordance with agreed procedures and performance standards;
  • Assist with the preparation of project risk and opportunity management plans, risk mitigation and opportunity realisation plans;
  • Apply risk and opportunity management methodologies and processes to administrative and technical activities;
  • Ability to work with limited guidance demonstrating initiative and responsibility
  • Very strong written and oral communication skills


  • Develop Risk Management Plan, including setting risk management battle rhythm
  • Conduct awareness activities to embed risk management processes documented in the Risk Management Plan
  • Facilitate initial risk workshop to identify project risks and agreed treatments and owners (incl preparation for and capture of outcomes in register).
  • Facilitation of monthly review in accordance with Risk Management Plan (Mar, Apr, May, Jun 19)

Highly desirable:

  • Experience working in Defence and/or Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group (CASG)