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Senior Risk Manager
The California Joint Powers Insurance Authority (California JPIA) is one of the largest municipal self-insurance pools in the state. Through its programs, it provides liability, workers’ compensation, environmental, property, and earthquake coverage, as well as risk management training and loss control services to 117 cities and other governmental agencies.
The California JPIA is recruiting for a talented professional to fill the at-will, full time, exempt, position of Senior Risk Manager. This is a telework position with a 4/10 work schedule (Monday – Thursday). The successful candidate will be expected to travel daily (with occasional overnight and weekend travel) and have the ability to work effectively from home office and field office environments.
The primary responsibility of the Senior Risk Manager is to regularly meet and work with approximately 25 California JPIA members at various locations throughout Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Ventura, and Monterey counties. Work includes managing member action plans, meeting with member officials and staff, advising on matters regarding public policy and operational procedures, providing guidance on public policy, identifying training needs, providing training, serving as a liaison on liability and workers’ compensation claim matters, making presentations to various governing bodies, including elected and appointed officials, and providing assistance on a wide range of local government operational issues.
This position requires education equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in public administration, business administration, risk management, industrial hygiene or safety, or a related field. Any combination of education and experience that would provide the required knowledge and skills is qualifying.
Candidates must also have a minimum of five to seven years progressively responsible experience in loss control, risk management, self-insurance management, or a directly related field. Associate in Risk Management (ARM) and/or Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designations are beneficial. Experience relating to risk management for public entities desired.
An Authority vehicle will be provided to the successful candidate. Additionally, the successful candidate will be required to comply with the provisions of the Authority’s Vehicle Usage Policy including enrollment in the DMV Pull Notice Program. The California JPIA participates in the PERS retirement (coordinated with Social Security) and health benefits programs. Refer to the job flyer for additional benefits offered.
APPLY BY: Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 4:00 pm. Oral panel interviews may take place on October 8, 2014; second interviews may take place on October 15, 2014 or shortly thereafter.
APPLY AT: A job flyer, job function analysis, listing of regions, supplemental questionnaire, and application materials are available at www.cjpia.org/jobs.
SUBMIT TO: Tammie Haller, Administrative Programs Manager, at email@example.com.
Contact: Tammie Haller
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Industry: Public Sector
Manages Others: no
Deadline Information: APPLY BY: Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 4:00 pm. Oral panel interviews may take place on October 8, 2014; second interviews may take place on October 15, 2014 or shortly thereafter.
Salary Range: Salary: $83,904 - $118,668 annually
Job Duration/Time: Full-time
County: San Luis Obispo
Application/Flyer: Download /images/geobase/28202/SRM_Job_Flyer.pdf (42 kbytes)