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Risk Manager (d/f/m) RWE Renewables Offshore


Utrecht, UT, NL, 3521 AZ


RWE Offshore Wind Netherlands B.V., Utrecht

To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


Functional area: Engineering 



For the next possible date we are looking for a Risk Manager for Renewables GmbH. The department Offshore Project Management Office is responsible for the development, planning and implementation of offshore wind projects globally for Renewables GmbH. In this context, the Project Offshore Project Management Office team is responsible for risk and insurance management and the corresponding processes for all offshore projects.


What we offer


We offer you the opportunity to work in an exciting and dynamic business field. You can expect room for your own ideas and a high degree of personal responsibility as well as an international team that is characterized by respect and collegiality.


Your future plans


  • Independent analysis of life-cycle project risks of various RWE-owned offshore projects and JV projects in the development, construction and operation phase as well as independent development of risk mitigation strategies (taking into account the reporting and support needs of project management, offshore management and other internal and external stakeholders)
  • Determining the project budget contingency using appropriate quantitative methods (e.g. Monte Carlo) as a prerequisite for successful project financing decisions, as well as monitoring and controlling the contingency during the course of the project, independently deriving appropriate recommendations for action
  • Independent further development of processes, IT tools and mathematical methods in close consultation with Offshore Wind Risk Management, Risk Controlling and Investment Management
  • Independent implementation of risk identification workshops with the project teams, suppliers and internal interface functions in the respective project as well as proactive ensuring and transfer of lessons learned
  • Analysis of insurance options and requirements as well as operational insurance management in close coordination with the insurance management of the RWE Group
  • Intensive cross-departmental and cross-disciplinary coordination to ensure consistency and comparability in dealing with the various risks that an operational, dynamic and strongly technology-oriented business field with pioneering character entails
  • Preparation, updating and control of project schedules, as well as ensuring the interface with risk management
  • Support of contract negotiation and supervision of commercial contract management as well as supervision of the interface between legal, commercial and contract management


Your profile


  • Successful completion of a degree in industrial engineering, business administration, business law or an engineering-related course of study, an interdisciplinary education (double degree or similar) would be an advantage
  • At least 3 years of professional experience in project management, contract management and/or economic project/risk assessment in the field of power generation or big infrastructure projects
  • Extensive experience in the insurance industry and/or contract management desirable
  • Confident use of Excel is required, experience in working with Safran Risk, @Risk or active risk management (ARM) experience with MS Project and Primavera an advantage
  • Confident in dealing with time-critical project work and short deadlines
  • Strong understanding of technical or legal issues and a quick, analytical grasp of the issues
  • Highly motivated with the ability to work independently and deliver objectives to challenging timelines
  • Fluent in written and spoken German and English
  • High degree of willingness to travel for specific tasks


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Any questions? Please contact Sebastian Emmelot


We look forward to receiving your application!


We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, disability, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, age or sexual orientation and identity.


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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.


RWE is a leading global player in sustainable energy and number 2 worldwide in offshore wind. The Benelux is one of the markets where RWE wants to further expand its sustainable energy portfolio. Offshore innovations are an essential part of RWE's sustainability strategy. RWE is participating in the Dutch offshore wind tenders. At the moment RWE is significantly expanding it’s Benelux team. We are looking for talented colleagues that want to work together with us developing the Belgium and Dutch offshore wind farms of the future and make a real difference in the energy transition. 

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