Risk Manager

London or Warrington but can be flexible within the UK
25 Feb 2021
25 Mar 2021
Job Function
Risk Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

At Stantec we continue to see further growth across our Programme Management & Integrator Services Group as we support our Clients to deliver efficient and innovative solutions with communities in mind.  We are looking for passionate and driven individuals who love to challenge conventional thinking to join us in a growing, industry leading team.

A key area of growth is within our specialised Risk Management team & now we are seeking a Risk Manager to join our team in London, Warrington or any of our UK offices. We can offer a good mix of working from home and office working (when possible). If you are looking for a chance to drive your career forward within a highly supportive Organisation, delivering exceptional solutions for Clients then we want to hear from you.

You will provide support in relation to best practice risk management to ensure effective and efficient delivery of Capital Programmes/ Projects. You will provide guidance in relation to the embedment of risk management frameworks to enable risks to be identified and recorded in a consistent way for reporting. You will also facilitate the continuous growth in risk management maturity that will assist enable strategic / informed decisions to be made and drive improvement in risk management via risk insights.

Our award-winning risk team has been recognised industry wide for our achievements working with our Clients to transform their risk management performance.  We are looking to build on this success and have many exciting future opportunities.

About You

As a Risk Manager, you will have a bachelor’s degree in risk management and will preferably have CIRM certification. You will have previous experience within a Risk role ideally within in the water / environmental / infrastructure sector.

Your passion and experience of delivering quality risk solutions is most crucial to your success in this role. You will be engaging, forward thinking and innovative. Your role will be to play a key part of our risk team in delivering high quality services and to work collaboratively with our clients to influence risk strategy and culture.

Technical capabilities include quantitative risk modelling (cost and schedule), facilitation of risk workshops and reviews and commercial risk awareness.

This opportunity can be based anywhere in the UK and we have the infrastructure to provide the flexibility, support, and work life balance that you need. We offer a fantastic range of benefits including flexible working arrangements, Private Medical Insurance, a strong pension scheme and a people orientated company culture. We can also offer you the chance to play a key part in our Risk Management team while taking your career to another level.

About Stantec

Stantec is a professional services firm. Our team of 22,000 global experts provides engineering, architecture, environmental, and project management services across all phases of the project life cycle.

We’re designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.


Stantec UK has implemented its Pandemic Response Plan. The actions we are taking ensure we deliver on our core values as a business and maintain our commitment to the health and safety our people. As such all interviews will be undertaken via telephony or video conferencing until further UK government guidance is provided.

We are an equal opportunities employer.