Vacancy details

Risk Management Assistant

Reference W138/19
Location Merefield House, Castleford
Salary £21,708 - £24,414
Hours 37
Closing Date 13 December 2019
Contact Punam Patel, Risk Management Officer on 01977 724563.

In this role you will support the Risk Management Officer maintain our risk and assurance register and be involved in supporting our planning and business continuity arrangements.

You will assist in reviews into how well the risks are being managed, looking at the effectiveness of the controls in place as part of our approach to integrated risk and assurance mapping.

You will also support the wider team on risk management, value for money (VFM), business strategy and team planning activities.

Applicants will have:

  • qualification at Level 2 of the Qualifications and Credit Framework;
  • proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office products, especially Word, Excel, and PowerPoint;
  • evidence of setting plans, organising, and co-ordinating their work to achieve these plans;
  • relevant experience within a risk, audit, compliance, or relevant finance role involving data analysis and reconciliation;
  • ability to communicate confidently and effectively and negotiate with people at different levels of an organisation to ensure that required outcomes and timescales are achieved; and
  • ability to work as both an individual and member of team.

As an employer WDH can offer you a great set of benefits which includes:

  • 25 days holiday (rising to 30 over 5 years service) + statutory bank holidays;
  • a wide range of personal development opportunities;
  • a fantastic health and wellbeing package;
  • a very attractive pension scheme (14.3% employer contribution); and
  • "cycle to work" scheme and discounted shopping platform

WDH is accredited by Investors in People, which means we recognise that our employees are our most valuable asset.

You can also contact our Recruitment Team on 01977 724698 or by email to recruitment@wdh.co.uk.

Please note: we do not accept CVs.