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Sr. Risk Manager

IBI Group

IBI Group

Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Company Description

About Arcadis:

Arcadis is the world's leading company delivering sustainable design, engineering, and consultancy solutions for natural and built assets. We are more than 36,000 people, in over 70 countries, dedicated to improving quality of life. Everyone has an important role to play. With the power of many curious minds, together we can solve the world’s most complex challenges and deliver more impact together.

Job Description

Arcadis is seeking a Senior Risk Manager to join our Mobility Global Business Area (GBA). The role is to lead/manage risk and to contribute to the overall Mobility practice by working on projects with a focus on Metro Vancouver. You'll work closely with our Project teams to implement effective risk management processes, ensuring full integration with other project management and control disciplines.

As the subject matter expert, you'll provide support in development of risk management service capability, including risk analyses, quality assurance, report writing and delivering within budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls.

Arcadis is involved in several of Canada’s largest infrastructure projects. As part of our Project Management team, you’ll help deliver iconic projects with some of the best talent around. With your energy, agility, and a keen eye for detail, you’ll deliver transformational outcomes for multiple clients every day.

Role Accountabilities:

  • Deliver risk management services to clients in compliance with client governance, processes and objectives

  • Undertake day-to-day risk management activities including identification, assessment, management, review and reporting of risks and opportunities

  • Produce periodic risk reporting which may include profiled risk expenditure, impacted risk / contingency drawdown and risk exposure changes

  • Develop Quantitative Risk Analysis including cost, schedule and integrated cost and schedule analyses, to enable robust forecasting and tracking of risk exposure

  • Use knowledge and experience to ensure identification and management of all significant risks to achievement of project objectives

  • Deliver discrete risk interventions and embedded risk management services

  • Act as an ambassador for risk management, coaching others in the requirements, processes and benefits of risk management


  • 7-10+ yrs experience working on large construction infrastructure projects

  • 5+ yrs experience in client facing positions with strong client/stakeholder management

  • Demonstrated understanding of project management, change control, planning and scheduling, cost and commercial management and reporting

  • Strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills

  • Self-motivated, team-oriented, and flexible; have the initiative and ability to tackle new projects and challenges daily

  • Health, safety, and quality focused

  • Collaborative working style and consulting style approach to clients

  • A logical approach and ability to think through complex issues to co-ordinate multi-faceted aspects of projects

  • Awareness of Value Management processes and techniques

Additional Information

Why Arcadis?

We can only achieve our goals when everyone is empowered to be their best. We believe everyone's contribution matters. It’s why we are pioneering a skills-based approach, where you can harness your unique experience and expertise to carve your career path and maximize the impact we can make together.

You’ll do meaningful work, and no matter what role, you’ll be helping to deliver sustainable solutions for a more prosperous planet. Make your mark, on your career, your colleagues, your clients, your life and the world around you.

Together, we can create a lasting legacy.

Additional information

As part of Arcadis' selection process, candidates may be requested to consent to background checks relevant to the role under consideration for, prior to receiving a job offer (as applicable under law). These could include work references, education and credential confirmation, employment verification and driver’s license record.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Arcadis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability.

Join Arcadis. Create a legacy.

The salary range for this position is $106,500 - $159,750. The base salary represents Arcadis’ hiring range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and will be based on various factors, such as location, skills, experience, and qualification for the role.