Risk Manager
Also referred to as: Operational Risk Manager
Requirements and Responsibilities
Develops and administers risk-management and loss-prevention programs. Initiates policies to comply with safety legislation and industry practices. Researches and reports on the most cost effective plans to minimize asset liability. Acts as the liaison to attorneys, insurance companies and individuals, investigating any incidences that may result in asset loss. Reviews and analyzes risk management programs for the effectiveness of coverage and to reduce costs and losses. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required.
Similar Jobs:  Insurance Risk Manager, Credit Risk Manager, Loss Control Manager, Risk Analyst III, Risk Analyst IV, Risk Analyst I, Risk Analyst II, Risk Management Director, Risk Management Analyst I - Healthcare
Level of Education:  Risk Manager Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Risk Manager Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Risk Manager Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation