The City of Riverside is currently accepting applications for a highly experienced professional to fill the position of Risk Manager in the Risk Management Division of the Finance Department. This position, under general direction, will plan, organize, supervise, and direct the City-wide functions and activities of the Risk Management Division; manage the City's insurance programs including, property and casualty, general and professional liability, and other specialty lines, and occupational and industrial safety; manage and administer property claims and cases filed against the City; manage the City's liability reserves and costs; and conduct insurance or self-insurance selection, including risk identification and evaluation.
Positions designated as Non-Classified are exempt from the classified service. The incumbent shall be appointed "at-will" and serve at the pleasure of the City Manager.
Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major study in business administration, public administration, safety management or a related field. An Associate in Risk Management (ARM) Certificate or equivalent certification is highly desirable.
Experience:Five years of progressively responsible risk management experience in a medium to large scale agency, including experience with, liability insurance, and a broad range of insurance programs, claims and reserves management, and other safety programs, policies, and practices. Two years of supervisory experience.
Highly Desired Qualifications:
Experience performing risk management functions in a government agency.