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Manager, Risk & Insurance Americas

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/29/22

Job Description

Job description:

  • Development and execution of strategic and tactical plans for company's insurance programs
  • Lead and manage insurance program renewals placement including underwriting data collection, presentation, and related meetings with brokers and underwriters
  • Employ analytics in the benchmarking of costs, retentions, deductibles, and limits of liability
  • Proactively manage risk exposures and mitigate loss frequency and severity
  • Advise business on insurance-related matters and perform analysis as necessary
  • Support insurance budget and related cashflow development
  • Develop and maintain relationships with, as well as monitor performance of insurance brokers
  • Collaborate and work effectively with cross-functional teams in operations, finance, legal, HR and other areas on various insurance-related programs and initiatives
  • Collaborate and work effectively with global group insurance and meet their needs
  • Perform ad hoc or special projects as necessary
  • Develop and implement periodical reporting and metrics
  • Develop and implement policies and procedures
  • BA/BS degree, preferably in Insurance & Risk Management, Finance, or other quantitative field
  • Insurance or Risk management certification (CPCU or IRM) is a plus
  • 7 to 10 years of progressive experience in insurance and risk management
  • Demonstrated knowledge of casualty, property, construction, business interruption, workers compensation, auto, and other insurance coverages
  • Analytical, with ability to use data to drive desired results and support intelligent risk taking
  • Strong business acumen as well as understanding of risk assessment methodologies
  • Hands on, results driven with strong project management skills
  • Ability to challenge status quo, drive change where appropriate, and adjust to changing priorities
  • Detail-oriented; excellent planning, organizational, and communication skills
  • Goal-oriented; demonstrates the ability to manage workload when conflicting priorities exist
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Project) and business management software
  • Bilingual a plus in Spanish and/or Portuguese (Brazilian)


Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Our client, a worldwide chemical manufacturer, with U.S. Headquarters in Bridgewater, NJ is searching for a Manager, Risk & Insurance for the Americas to oversee development and execution of strategic and tactical plans for company's insurance programs in North and South America.

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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