Bachelor's Degree in accounting, business or related field. Master's Degree preferred. Three years of experience in insurance management or a related field. Insurance designations such as Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR) or Associate in General Insurance (AINS) are preferred. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Monitors and reviews insurance to ensure optimum coverages are in place for property, persons, and financial loss.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Maintains current and accurate exposure schedules. Maintains current and accurate insurance policy files, schedules, and premium allocations. Responds to certificate of insurance requests. Coordinates insurance policy renewal information and completes draft applications. Coordinates property and casualty claims and loss control programs. Manages and coordinates property and liability claims. Collects, classifies and analyzes data from multiple sources such as audits, claims, renewals and financial reports. Records and properly allocates insurance charges. May create risk forecasting models and reports. Monitors coverages for identified risks and safety programs to ensure they are appropriate and complete. Recommends mitigation efforts through the purchase of appropriate levels of insurance to protect Sam Houston State University from loss related to unexpected or unintended events. Works collaboratively with the System Office. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 24213
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.