This position is open until filled with first review of resumes to take place on 8/30/19
The Risk Manager is responsible for the leadership, innovation, governance, and management necessary to identify, evaluate, mitigate, and monitor operational and strategic risk. Develops Risk Management tools, practices, and policies to analyze and report enterprise risks, and to manage risks according to an enterprise risk management framework. Ensures the organization's risk management policies and strategies are in compliance with applicable regulations, standards, and strategic imperatives of the organization.
Works in coordination with various SDSURF departments along with campus, Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) and Human Resources, as well as other University groups to identify, manage, and monitor risk. Leads the process of identifying, measuring and managing insurable risks, developing reports and plans, and analyzing problems and defining and/or overseeing the implementation of the risk solutions and controls that help optimize operations.
Oversees the purchase of specialty insurance programs and coordinating coverage for the SDSURF programs in which SDSURF participates. Mitigates SDSURF’s exposure to risk by formulating, developing, and coordinating all claims-related activities, as well as resolving bona fide claims at the least possible cost through various risk transfer and control techniques. Directs the program to ensure the proper and efficient handling of claims, gathering data on claims for both record keeping and loss forecasting purposes, and monitoring the financial value of claims in coordination with the Third Party Administrator (TPA). Responsible for post loss reduction techniques including subrogation. Prepares loss analyses and budgets, identifying exposures, recommending solutions, implementing approved programs, promoting loss prevention, updating and monitoring compliance with insurance procedures and managing risk management communications.
Leads SDSURF’s contingency planning/business continuity efforts regardless of the type of potential disruption. Establishes a strategy, framework and methodology for successful execution of business resiliency plans.
San Diego State University Research Foundation is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with SDSU Research Foundation