Head of Risk - Infrastructure - New Function

23 Oct 2019

Head of Risk in a new function within a newly created arm!

An exciting newly created opportunity has arisen to build the risk function for this newly created arm of a well established infrastructure specialist. Your new role will focus around leading a team to design and uplift uplift the risk culture, frameworks and delivering commercial risk and compliance management.


As a trusted advisor to the leadership team, you will partner with key internal and external stakeholders and advise on risk and compliance on program and projects. You will work with senior management to identify emerging risks and implement risk mitigation strategies to adequately protect the firm.

As the Head of Risk & Compliance, you will be accountable for developing, managing and assuring risk controls and frameworks to meet the contractual compliance needs. In addition, you will also conduct internal and external risk audits on the firm.

Provide regulatory governance to enable the business to respond to emerging legislative and compliance obligations. Also, maintain the development and review of business continuity planning.


A diversified infrastructure organisation with a dominating market share in Australia and abroad. This firm has a great reputation in the market and is well respected. A fantastic opportunity to lead a highly motivated risk and compliance team.


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Demonstrated experience in designing and executing commercial fir for purpose operational risk frameworks
  • Strong understanding of infrastructure, information network and security
  • Excellent communication skills with demonstrated ability to influence stakeholders across the business
  • The ability to lead change across an organisation through strong critical thinking and deep problem solving skills

To express your confidential interest in this role please APPLY via the link provided. For further information please call Maria Konstantino on 02 8986 3151 quoting reference number 743455

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Maria Konstantinou's picture
Business Manager | Risk Management & Compliance
Sydney +61 (0)2 8986 3151 | mkonstantinou@morganmckinley.com.au