RISK MANAGER (Assistant to the Director-Business & Support)

  • City of Kansas City, MO
  • Kansas City, Missouri
  • Dec 21, 2020
Administration and Management Risk Management and Insurance Claims

Job Description

Department/Division: General Services Department/Corporate Safety Division
Salary Range: $5,719 - $10,262/month
Work Location: 414 E. 12th Street
Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Application Deadline Date: Open until filled


Responsibilities

Assists with the development of a City's Risk Management program, policies, procedures, and controls. Provide oversight and management of comprehensive insurance policies, corporate safety and health, loss control and loss prevention, claims adjusting and resolution, budget preparation and expenditure review. Knowledge of the fundamentals of risk management and enterprise risk such as identifying, assessing, measuring, and controlling threats and risks to a department that originate from a variety of sources including properties, causalities, liabilities, injuries, and legislative risks sufficient to address risk exposure in the City of Kansas City. This position reports to the Director of the General Services Department and serves as the central liaison to the City's Risk Management Committee.


Qualifications

REQUIRES an accredited Bachelor's degree in engineering, business or public administration or other appropriate disciplines and 8 years of experience in varied public or private sector programs, including 4 years of progressively responsible, administrative and supervisory experience in a business setting. Preference given for an accredited Bachelor's degree in business administration, occupational safety or a related field, experience in Risk Management, managing a self-insured/self-administrated property/casualty/worker's compensation insurance program in a public entity risk management setting or insurance claim management, and 1 or more of the following certifications-Certified Risk Manager (CRM), Associate in Risk Management (ARM), Associate in Claims (AIC), Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Licensed Risk Manager, Certified Insurance Administrator.


Who May Apply

To establish a/supplement an existing promotional eligible list.

Applicants for promotional opportunities must be current employees of the City of Kansas City, Missouri who have completed their initial six (6) month probationary period and meet the qualifications.


Other Information

URGENT!!! CRITICAL RECRUITMENT INFORMATION

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The evaluation of applications is based only on the information submitted by the application deadline. Therefore, in order to have your application properly considered, you should include all relevant dates, i.e., attendance at educational institutions, date degree(s) conferred, etc. Further, you should provide detailed description of relevant work experience/dates, including months/years of employment. Failure to submit a completed application may eliminate you from the selection process. Resumes may be filed to determine eligibility, but an official City application must be completed prior to appointment.

For positions requiring college education as part of the minimum requirement and/or an equivalency, the minimum education requirement is high school graduation. The requirement of "high school graduation" also includes the state-issued GED certificate.

For positions that require an accredited degree, qualifying professional, responsible experience must be obtained AFTER receipt of the accredited degree.

Unless otherwise stated, the requirement of "an accredited" degree includes only those degrees obtained from colleges or universities listed with the U. S. Department of Education and recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education.

If claiming military veterans preference points, you must attach a copy of your DD-214 or other qualifying documents prior to the application deadline.

Applications submitted in person or by USPS mail must be received by the published Application Deadline, 5:00P.M., C.T. Applications submitted by FAX or online must be received by the published Application Deadline, midnight, C.T.

All positions require successful completion of a pre-employment criminal history/background check. Non-residents, if appointed, must establish residency within the city limits of Kansas City, MO within nine months.

The City of KCMO is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. EOE.

POLICY OF NON DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF DISABILITY
The City of KCMO does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. Any applicant requiring an accommodation should contact the Human Resources Department, Recruitment & Selections Division at (816) 513-1945.

Job Address

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