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Senior Risk Adviser – 2 Roles

Solar Victoria

Closing date 24 January 2022

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Employment Type

Full Time

Seniority Level



$100,000 - $120,000


This is a unique opportunity to take ownership of the risk management program for one of Australia’s most ambitious and transformative renewable energy programs.

  • Apply your strong risk management skills in a fast-paced project environment
  • Facilitate risk workshops and deliver insightful risk reports
  • Build relationships with key stakeholders right across the organisation

Solar Victoria is a division of the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning and is at the forefront of an ambitious and transformative renewable energy program bringing thousands of solar and energy efficient systems and vehicles into Victorian homes and small businesses.

Experienced risk managers will thrive in this fast-paced project environment that will test their ability to influence management decision-making through powerful risk reports. The successful candidate will ideally have strong risk management experience, a proficiency in Microsoft Excel, strong attention to detail and a mindset for constructive critique and strategic thinking along a range of complementary disciplines including safety, quality, finance and the renewables industry.

The opportunity

The Senior Risk Adviser has a unique role in guiding the design and delivery of a series of high-value high-impact projects to the Victorian community. The role will provide informed and in-depth risk management advice, guidance and reporting to senior leaders. The role will also design and deliver the process for integrating project risk profiles into the broader suite of enterprise risk management activities including oversight, monitoring, and reporting.

Key accountabilities

  • Providing risk management advice, guidance and reporting to the Project Management Lead; the Project Management Office; and key stakeholders within Solar Victoria
  • Developing and managing the project risk registers
  • Providing insightful reports on risk identification, trends and treatments
  • Delivering impactful risk profiling workshopsAbout youOur ideal candidate will have the following:
  • Demonstrated knowledge and application of enterprise or project risk management tools and frameworks (essential)
  • Experience in delivering efficient, outcome-orientated risk workshops
  • Strong analytical and reporting skills
  • Demonstrated ability to build strong and trusted relationships with key stakeholders
  • Experience in a fast-paced project environment will be highly regarded

How to apply

This is a 24-month fixed term position. To be considered for this position, your application must include:

  • a covering letter outlining your suitability for this role;
  • your CV; and
  • a supporting statement demonstrating how you meet the specialist/technical areas of expertise specified in the key selection criteria.

Work location

Solar Victoria has two offices: Melbourne CBD and Morwell (we also utilise a flexible work policy).

For further information please refer to the attached position description.