Enterprise Risk and Return Senior Manager

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Job Family Summary
This team is responsible for monitoring alignment with Allstate's Risk Principles through our Enterprise Risk and Return Management (ERRM) framework. Our Risk Principles are Maintain a Strong Foundation, Build Strategic Value and Optimize Return per Unit of Risk. Activities are managed in five categories of risk: Insurance, Investment, Financial, Strategic and Operational.
Job Summary
The Risk Management Senior Manager has responsibility for risk management, loss mitigation, and various risk transfer programs. Your risk management responsibilities include leading the design, negotiation, administration, and communication of Allstate's Corporate Insurance Program and the insurance programs procured on behalf of various Allstate subsidiaries.

These insurance programs include but are not limited to directors and officer's liability insurance, fidelity insurance, fiduciary insurance, errors and omissions insurance, workers' compensation insurance, general and automobile liability insurance, professional liability insurance, property insurance, garage liability insurance, garage keeper's insurance, umbrella insurance, and aviation insurance.

You will be leading the analysis of losses that are part of the parameters of Allstate and its subsidiaries' insurance programs and owning the development of and implementation of loss mitigation strategies. In addition, you are facilitating the resolution of insurable claims, and providing mentorship and advice with respect to the settlement of significant claims that fall within the corporate insurance program. This position also oversees external OSHA safety and compliance servicing activities. This person is responsible for extensive complex insurance contract development and negotiation. The job requires knowledge of the products, service offerings, trends, and legal developments in the commercial insurance industry, as well as services offered by Allstate and its subsidiaries.
Key Responsibilities

  • Provide advice to senior management with Directors and Officers liability program. Annual presentation to the Board of Directors.
  • Develop the design, marketing, negotiation, placement and administration of all insurance programs procured for Allstate and its subsidiaries.
  • Handle broker and third-party claim administrator relationships.
  • Identify and evaluate new and complex risk exposure considering current business and legal trends and recommend and implement appropriate risk financing or risk retention techniques.
  • Provide authoritative advice to management OSHA and state regulatory safety compliance.
  • Participate in and support employee safety and risk mitigation activities as appropriate.
  • Develop and lead the operational expense plan for our Risk Management group.
  • Develop risk management associates, this role leads a team of 2 associates.
  • Evaluates employees' performance and potential to prepare them for additional responsibilities.
  • Establishes/Approves work procedures/standards and ensures proper staffing and assignment of job responsibilities to employees.
  • Bachelor's degree required.
  • 7+ years of related experience.
  • Insurance industry, and a broad and deep working knowledge of commercial insurance products gained through a combination of experience and training.
  • Requires the ability to analyze and interpret data to make assumptions and implement action plans.
  • Strong verbal and written interpersonal skills are required
  • Present complex information to all levels of the corporation.
  • Requires strong interpersonal skills.
  • Lead and develop a team and develop positive relationships across business areas.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

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