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Risk Analyst

As a Risk Analyst, you will be responsible for supporting a Hitachi Energy Enterprise Risk Manager in managing cross-organizational risk themes through-out its life cycle, coordinating with other risk functions and improving organizational resilience.  
This position reports to the Hitachi Energy Enterprise Risk Manager.

Your responsibilities:

  • Analyzing & escalating changes in the external environment which could lead to vulnerabilities or commercial opportunities based on the Hitachi Energy business & operational context. 

  • Regularly meet with functional/business risk owners to maintain risk awareness of emerging risk themes and to stimulate and coordinate actions. 

  • Planning, organizing & facilitating risk assessment campaigns. 

  • Developing of the ERM application within a common GRC suite to ensure organizational alignment and fit for purpose design. 

  • Supporting business/functional risk owners in developing high-level business case to kick-off respective remediation/opportunity development projects  

  • Developing “conversant” level of expertise on various emerging topics to be able participate (and/or lead dialogues) on the mitigation response plan designs. 

  • Maintaining ERM related standard operating procedures, frameworks, and other instructions. 

  • Provide advice/guidance during the implementation of new business processes or tools. 

  • • Supporting integration of the climate change risks into the overall ERM landscape. 

  • Establish relationships with specialist Risk functions to understand significant risks and incorporate these into the ERM assessment to identify potential impacts to organizational objectives and/or interdependencies with other risks. 

  • Deliver periodic training and expertise to the organization to drive ownership, build accountability and/or increase awareness on the importance of ERM. 

  • Live core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues, and the business.

Skills and Knowledge Required 

• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, IT, Business Administration, Finance or Management. 
• Prior experience in the specialist risk mitigation environment (3-5 years), 
• Hands-on project management experience validated by respective credentials (PMP, Prince2 
and/or other equivalents). 
• Knowledge of recognized risk & resiliency frameworks (ISO family, COSO etc.) and experience with their application in corporate environment. 
• IT savvy to digitalize requirements (coding not required). 
• Experience with leveraging data analytics and using automation for monitoring risks. 
• Strong Leadership skills. 
• Proven ability to obtain management buy-in for constructive change. 

• Strong business acumen and understanding of functional linkages. Ability to interact with senior management. 
• Highly developed written and verbal communication skills to motivate, influence and negotiate, with the ability to challenge at a senior level when necessary. 
• Excellent written and spoken English. 

Location Milan, Lombardy, Italy;
Madrid, Madrid, Spain;
Krakow, Lesser Poland, Poland;
Paco de Arcos, Lisbon, Portugal
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function General Management
Contract Regular
Publication date 2024-02-27
Reference number R0045186

About Hitachi Energy

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. 

We employ more than 40,000 people in 90 countries who each day work with purpose and use their different backgrounds to challenge the status quo. We welcome you to apply today and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation.