Risk Manager EPC Industry

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Milano (Italy)
  • Presence / Mobile
  • Technical occupations (other)
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About us

Zurich-based green-tech company Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global leader in solutions for energy transition and circular economy including Energy from Waste (EfW) and Renewable Gas (RG), operating as part of the Hitachi Zosen Corporation Group. HZI acts as a project developer, technology supplier and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological waste recovery. Its solutions are based on efficient and environmentally sound technologies, are thoroughly tested, and can be flexibly adapted to customer requirements. HZI’s Service Solutions Group combines its own research and development with comprehensive manufacturing and erection capabilities to provide support throughout a plant’s entire plant cycle. HZI works for customers ranging from established waste management companies to up-and-coming partners in new markets. Its innovative and reliable solutions have been part of more than 1,600 reference projects worldwide.

Your responsibilities

  • Represent the corporate Risk Function in all type of Gate Reviews, along the whole project/ product lifecycle
  • Ensuring risk is identified and mitigated at sales and tendering stage and ensuring this is correctly documented in the submissions. Moderating / minuting firm offer release meetings
  • Moderate Risks identification and mitigation workshops with operational teams, as part of the Project or Product execution
  • Ensuring that there is a risk-aware culture among the project and tender teams, including the provision of training of employees and other communication means
  • Designing and reviewing processes for risk management in collaboration with other business process stakeholders
  • Setting up and maintaining a robust risk monitoring system
  • Develop and maintain Risk data base and monitoring Risk evolutions across portfolio of tenders and projects
  • Identify and report risks to the Senior Management

Your experiences

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or engineering (an internationally recognised risk management certification, such as APM Risk Level 2, is a plus)
  • Track record in risk & opportunities management within EPC industry, for companies supplying large plant construction projects on an international basis
  • Strong technical and contractual understanding of the end-to-end delivery process of projects or products within Power, Oil & Gas or Environment industry
  • Experience in quality management system development and implementation, as well as in working for large, multi-site, multicultural organisations
  • Knowledge of risk management practices, tools, and techniques (e.g., ISO31000); of Project management practices (e.g., PMP/ PMI certification or equivalent)
  • Database use and management experience
  • Experience in Business Continuity Planning (BCP) and Enterprise Risk Management is a plus
  • Fluent in both written and verbal English. German, French or Italian is an advantage
  • Excellent communication and conceptual skills.

We offer

  • Responsible challenge with diversified field of activity
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international Company
  • Personal development opportunities through own Inova Academy
  • Opportunity to gain an insight into various technical disciplines
  • Excellent employment conditions
  • Attractive working place (central, good transport links)
  • Modern infrastructure


Do you have any questions? Please contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application.

For HR agencies: Please note that we do not accept applications coming from agencies. Thank you.
  • Giovanna Zizzo
  • Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist