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Risk and Assurance Manager - IT Projects - 3 months - Edinburgh

Job Title: Risk and Assurance Manager - IT Projects - 3 months - Edinburgh
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £400 - £590 per day
Start Date: January 2018
Reference: BBBH55989PP2_1515753892
Contact Name: Sarah Anderson
Contact Email: s.anderson@parity.net
Job Published: January 12, 2018 10:44

Job Description

Risk and Assurance Manager - IT Projects - 3 months - Edinburgh

Dynamic risk and assurance professional required to engage with a portfolio of major IT and digital projects, acting as observer on governance groups and working with projects to develop integrated assurance and approval plans.

You will be responsible for arranging and overseeing assurance reviews, sourcing reviewers, attending planning and feedback meeting, inputting into the development of the forward work plan of assurance reviews and identifying opportunities for shared services or collaboration across projects.

Essential Skills

  • Formal project or programme management qualification e.g. PRINCE2 or Managing Successful Programmes.
  • Experience of being part of an assurance review e.g. as a review team leader or member.
  • A formal risk management qualification e.g. Management of Risk Practitioner would be highly desirable.
  • Strong stakeholder engagement skills - the candidate needs to be able to build effective relationships and develop trust and credibility.
  • Ability to travel across Scotland (mainly Central Belt) to engage with organisations.

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