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Risk Advisor

Risk Advisor

Recruitment information for a Risk Advisor position at North East Water.

Position Information

Position number R23/24-60
Salary $78,527 to $100,709 plus 11% superannuation, depending on skills and experience
Hours per week 38
Location Regional Headquarters, Wodonga
Position enquiries Misty Howard, Manager Strategy, Governance and Risk on 0417 328 990
Applications close 27 March 2024
Mandatory Requirements
  • Candidates must be an Australian citizen, permanent resident, or a foreign national with authorisation to work in Australia
  • Current Australian Driver's Licence


About the role

The Risk Advisor:

Leads and supports:
•    the application of the Board’s Risk Management Framework.
•    the application of risk analysis, assessments, and reviews.
•    the development of Business Continuity/Resilience Plans for each business unit.
•    risk-based projects including the needed development and maintenance of current and new risk registers.

Provides advice on:
•    the application of the risk framework, permissions, and reporting in the delivery of capital works program and projects.
•    assurance activities on the application of the risk permissions, risk appetite and management tolerances.
•    North East Water’s incident management teams in the application of risk-based decision making and business continuity plans during times of emergency and other business shocks.
•    the enterprise-wide risk management system through delivery of briefings, presentations, inductions and training. 

•    the corporation’s Critical Infrastructure Register (CIR), including periodic review and reporting.
•    risk reports to internal and external stakeholders. 

For further detail on the role, please refer to the Position Description below.

Key selection criteria

To be in consideration for this position please address in your application how you meet the following key selection criteria:

  • Highly developed communication, interpersonal and organisational skills. 
  • Demonstrated risk management experience, preferably in a regulated public sector or corporate environment.
  • Completion of formal risk management and/or business continuity training.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of risk management processes in accordance with ISO31000 and the Victorian Government Risk Management Framework is highly desirable.

Position descriptionApply here

Applications, including statements against the key selection criteria, must be submitted via the above online application form before the closing date/time. Applications via email will not be accepted. 

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