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Employer: Sedgwick County
Division: Finance
Job Title: Risk Manager
Salary: $72104.27 Annually

Veterans' Preference is available for this vacancy.
To receive Veterans' Preference, you must supply a copy of your DD214 to the Human Resources department at Sedgwick County after applying.

Job Description:

Usual working days/hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00-5:00

Location of work:

Main County Courthouse - 525 N. Main

Job Objectives:
Responsible for day-today oversight an operations of all Risk Management functions of the organization, including administration of a comprehensive risk management program, the County’s Safety Program, and Workers Compensation Program. Manages the County’s overall insurance portfolio to include purchased insurance policies and self-insurance programs.

Essential Job Functions:
• Manage the Risk Management Department - Provide day-to-day supervision to the staff of Risk Management - Address all Risk Management personnel issues - Provide oversight to the County Safety and Workers Compensation programs - Perform evaluations of direct reports - Ensures staff has the skills and resources to get things done. Provides staff with coaching, training and opportunities for growth to improve their skills. - Effectively communicate with staff to ensure clear understanding of goals and how they translate into daily work product - Establish clear, written internal policies and procedures - Communicates clear and concise expectations and holds staff accountable to the standard on a regular basis - Establishes Worker’s Compensation rate in collaboration with Budget Department • Conduct robust and comprehensive county wide risk assessment and identification, and report on findings on the following areas of concern - IT risk - Operational Risk - Fiscal Risk - Contract Review • Develop and execute action plan to address identified risks - Develop and oversee execution of county policy that addresses risks identified through risk assessment process - Develop risk mitigation strategies and recommend action to County Manager and Executive Team - Manage the county’s insurance program as part of the overall risk programs Provide back-up support to Safety and Workers Compensation programs. Complete special programs as needed

Job Standards:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Risk Management, Finance, Business Administration, or a related field. Five years progressively responsible experience in insurance management with specific experience in risk analysis and administration of general liability benefits or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge skills and abilities.

Testing/Screening Requested:
Human Resources Assessment (Personality profile)

Standard office equipment

Work Environment:

*This position may be filled or closed to further application without notice. Must be at least 18 years of age to work for Sedgwick County*

It is the policy of Sedgwick County not to discriminate in its programs or services provided to the general public, including employment and all other activities, on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, disability, veteran status or any other similarly protected status. Sedgwick County is committed to making the application, interview, and pre-employment testing process accessible to persons with disabilities. If you wish to volunteer information regarding any special assistance you may need, please notify Crissy Magee, Sedgwick County ADA Coordinator by phone (316) 660-7056, TDD (Kansas Relay at 711 or 800-766-3777), or email at crissy.magee@sedgwick.gov. Do not send resumes or application status request or employment questions to this email or phone number. This information is provided only for those requiring ADA assistance. Applications must be submitted on www.hrepartners.com. You will be contacted should the department feel that you are a qualified candidate. Sedgwick County will prohibit the hiring of spouses and/or immediate family members within the same department, but not within the County structure.

Vacancy Number: 20001902

Open Date: 11/14/2017 12:00:00 AM
Close Date: 12/5/2017 11:59:59 PM