Posting Summary: The Office of Property & Liability Risk Management's mission is to protect the assets of the University by providing risk management services to the University through a program of risk financing, claims management, loss prevention, contract review, and Risk Management advice.
This position is responsible for managing the University's insurance programs including the Medical Center and College at Wise. It manages the University's self-insurance funds to ensure that current funding is adequate to pay for losses. It manages the University's property, contents and automobile values in coordination with the Division of Risk Management. This position is also responsible for obtaining insurance loss exposure information, developing insurance premiums and determine premium cost allocations. [SUPERVISORY GUIDANCE WILL BE PROVIDED UNTIL TRAINING IS COMPLETE FOR THESE INSURANCE RELATED RESPONSIBILITIES]. This position is also responsible for managing the department's financial operating budget and providing monthly financial reports to the director. This position works closely with upper management to prepare risk analysis data as needed. This position also may coordinate information technology, acts as the website administrator and manages the human resource activities.
Required Minimum Level of Education: *Degree Required
Required Specific Degree/Training: Bachelor's degree
Required Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Required Specific Experience: Experience working in UVa budgeting and financial systems.
Preferred Minimum Level of Experience: Considerable - 4 to 7 years
Preferred Specific Experience: Higher Education Insurance Programs SIR Funding Risk Analysis IT Support
Preferred License or Certification: Associate in Risk Management (ARM)
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: --Knowledge of and ability to manage complex budgetary responsibilities for the Property & Liability Risk Management Office and its self-insurance funding operations
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: -- Knowledge of the University's property, equipment breakdown, general liability, crime, automobile liability and physical damage, medical malpractice, fidelity and fiduciary coverage and the incidental insurance programs --Knowledge of and ability to translate complex insurance and risk management programs into working practices and guidelines, and provide nuanced technical advice and information --Knowledge of and ability to plan and direct the implementation and modification of insurance premium development methodologies for the University --Knowledge of and ability to interpret risk exposures for University operations and translate that into viable risk financing alternatives to protect the University against financial loss. Training can be provided to the right person.
Required Computer Applications: MS Office Suite; University Business Intelligence (UBI); Discoverer; Oracle Integrated System
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.