Job Details
  • ReferenceBH-144165
  • LocationMelbourne CBD
  • SalaryCompetitive
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantKyle Manton
Risk Advisor 
Location: Melbourne CBD
Travel Requirements: Fortnightly travel to Ballarat
Classification: 6.1

Position Purpose:

Reporting into the Manager Service Assurance, the Risk Advisor will provide trusted expert advice and support to business areas to maintain a current view of their risks and risk treatments and to drive the adoption of a positive risk culture that enhances our client's decision-making and other business activity. The Risk Advisor will be required to visit our Ballarat site fortnightly, engaging with team members located at this Customer Service Centre.

Key Accountability's:
  • Provide risk analysis, expertise, and guidance to improve the risk management process for our client.
  • Support implementation and ongoing maintenance of a Risk and Compliance Management System, including managing the compliance calendar, reporting and awareness.
  • Assist the leaders and managers in the development, implementation, and continuous improvement of our client's Assurance program to enhance risk-based decision making.
  • Support the team with the integration of Assurance findings within the risk profile, and to identify treatment activities to strengthen control frameworks.
  • Assist the business in the development of assurance tools (i.e., controlled self-assessments) to enable system health checks to be undertaken.
  • Support provision of advice to Executive over the effectiveness of controls, mitigating current and evolving risks and in so doing enhancing the controls culture within the business.

Key Capabilities:

  • Extensive experience in risk management, particularly in the areas of data analysis and project/program level risk improvement process in a commercial environment
  • Strong and practical understanding of risk and compliance, risk/governance framework and control structures and a proactive approach
  • Strong investigative, analytical, and problem-solving skills, a curious mindset with experience in continuous process improvement and change management
  • Demonstrated experience in the preparation and delivery of reports, briefs, and other materials regarding complex and sensitive matters
  • Demonstrated advisory experience, with the ability to support team capability, motivate and support others whilst developing clear team objectives and goals
  • Knowledge and understanding of related risk management standards or requirements (e.g., ISO31000, Victorian Government Risk Management Framework) desired.


  • A relevant tertiary qualification and/or relevant experience to the capabilities.

The successful candidate, will be employed directly by our client on a 6 month Fixed Term contract. There is a potential for the role to transition on to a more permanent basis.

To be considered for this role, you must be one of the following, an Australian citizen, permanent resident or on an applicable work Visa that would allow you to work permanently in Australia.