Risk and Resilience Advisor
Location: Emersons Green, Bristol UK/Hybrid
We’re ready for you to unleash your potential!
Leidos Europe Ltd is seeking a UK based Risk and Resilience Advisor who is a motivated self-starter who can work independently and as part of a team in a dynamic environment. They will be a dedicated resource to the Logistics Division working on the Ministry of Defence Logistics, Commodities and Services Transformation (LCST) Programme.
Reporting to the Programme Risk and Resilience Manager, you will be acting as support for programme Risk, Issues, Opportunities (RIO), Business Continuity and Incident Management.
Whether you are in your early career or would like to pursue a career in Business Continuity, Risk and Resilience, and help to build upon and develop our Enterprise Risk Management Framework, Business Continuity & Incident Management capability - we would love to hear from you!
The Compliance function acts as an enabler for the LCST programme’s wide range of activities, and the safe and secure environment in which we operate. We work closely with all areas of the organisation to help prepare, protect and prevent adverse impacts to our people and assets.
The role will be hybrid, with expectations to be in office to support key meetings and some UK travel will be required.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Support the maintenance and development of the Business Continuity, Incident Management and Risk programmes of work
Engage with stakeholders across the organisation to help facilitate the ongoing review and completion of Risk, Business Continuity and Incident Management documentation
Act as a point of contact for advice and guidance on Risk and Resilience for the organisation
Support the response to incidents impacting the LCST programme
Co-ordination of risk reports and materials
Co-ordination and administration of the Risk Management Tool to ensure risks are regularly reviewed
Support the development and delivery of role specific training to all levels of the organisation
Maintenance of the Risk and Resilience internal SharePoint resources
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
A friendly, flexible and positive approach, demonstrating an energy and passion for risk and resilience
Strong relationship building skills with the ability to liaise effectively at all levels within an organisation
Ability to work on own initiative and to tight deadlines, prioritising in a demanding environment
Strong ability to problem solve and troubleshoot
Attention to detail
Excellent verbal and written communication skills (e.g. report writing, PowerPoint presentations)
Experience in using Microsoft Office
Previous administration experience, ideally in a senior level environment
Ability to achieve SC clearance
Willing to undertake UK travel
Relevant Business Continuity and / or Risk qualification, or a desire to gain one
Membership of the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) and / or Institute of Risk Management (IRM)
An understanding of Business Continuity, Risk and Resilience
Understanding of ISO31000, ISO22301 and BCI Good Practice Guidelines
Experience working with MOD contracts, policies and procedures including Defence Standards and Joint Service Publications.
Experience working with the following tools: Power BI, SharePoint, MS Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Jira
Active SC security clearance
BPSS to start
SC for the role
What we do for you:
At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.
We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent. Our reward scheme includes:
• Contributory Pension Scheme
• Private Medical Insurance
• 33 days Annual Leave (including public and privilege holidays)
• Access to Flexible benefits (including life assurance, health schemes, gym memberships, annual buy and sell holidays and a cycle to work scheme)
Commitment to Diversity:
We welcome applications from every part of the community and are committed to a truly diverse and inclusive culture. We foster a sense of belonging, welcoming all perspectives and contributions, and providing equal access to opportunities and resources for everyone. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know, and we will respond in a way that best fits your needs.
Who We Are:
The Logistics Commodities & Services Transformation (LCST) Programme for the UK Ministry of Defence is a critical effort to enhance and improve the UK’s defence supply chain. The programme provides essential services such as storage and distribution for the MOD's materiel, including a global freight service and the procurement and inventory management of 70,000 commodity NATO Stock Number (NSNs).
Working together as Team Leidos we are helping to transform the UK's defence supply chain by providing an integration of a complex mixture of services, at low risk, using a modern suite of systems that will deliver one version of the truth. For the first time, the MOD will see the whole picture, as it is happening.
What Makes Us Different:
Purpose: you can use your passion and abilities at Leidos to keep the people you care about safe. We are at the forefront of machine learning, AI, cyber security and solutions. Using your skills in the technology frontline by helping to build a safer world. You can inspire change.
Collaboration: having flexibility to do your job is one of our core benefits, enabling you to become part of our extraordinary team. We have been empowering our people to work flexibly for years. Whether you work from home, the office or on customer sites, we will give you the digital tools and the flexibility to work smarter and align your needs and ours.
People: Leidos empowers people from every background to be themselves and gives you the tools to learn new skills by enabling growth whilst developing. We believe that extraordinary people need opportunities to grow, to be inspired and to inspire others. At Leidos, we invest in technical academies, career rotations and a career development plans that enhance your future.
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 45,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.
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If you believe you are the victim of a scam, contact your local law enforcement and report the incident to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission.
Commitment to Diversity
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.