The fundamental reason this position exists is to direct and oversee all aspects of risk management programs in an effort to minimize cost and liability. The Director of Risk Management is the liaison for the city, county, and other governmental or quasi-governmental entities to other departments, outside government agencies, vendors, and the community in risk management matters. The work responsibilities include the following: directing and managing risk management programs which include safety and loss prevention, insurance administration and risk assessments; ensuring compliance of programs; developing and implementing policies/procedures/strategies; analyzing a variety of information; managing and administering safety programs; managing the acquisition of risk management services/benefits; managing relationships; and providing risk management guidance and support. The Director of Risk Management work assignments are reviewed for results obtained and through discussions and analysis of reports by the Director of Finance.
Bachelor’s degree in business or public administration or a closely related field such as accounting, finance, risk management, human resource management, or insurance and 8 years of increasingly responsible management experience in all aspects of risk management including safety and loss prevention, insurance administration, property/casualty claims and risk assessments.
NOTE:Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the
requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.
CLASS: CI0575; EST: 8/6/2018 4:03:00 PM; REV: 7/2/2018;