Columbia Sportswear Company Risk Program Manager in Portland, Oregon

Risk Program Manager

United States, Oregon, Portland

Finance

100005K2 Requisition #

Sep 10, 2018 Post Date

As Columbia Sportswear’s Risk Program Manager you’ll lead in-depth technical analysis and risk administration for insurance projects and programs. You’ll apply advanced concepts, theories, principles and practices to drive analysis, creativity and evaluations of approaches and processes to varied, risk related efforts.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage all phases of the insurance program renewal process including development and management of renewal project timelines, renewal data collection, review of exposures to identify significant changes in risk exposure; work with insurance broker to develop submission/application for renewals, reviewing broker proposals and assisting in making recommendations to senior management.
  • Develop and nurture key strategic business relationships in order to provide effective guidance on Risk Management issues to key internal customers.
  • Act as an advisor to the business with respect to insurance coverage terms and conditions, communication of deductibles or self-insurance.
  • Review contracts, personal services agreement, including leases, Saas and other IT agreements to analyze and effectively transfer risk to third parties, while controlling the risks being transferred to Columbia. Verify that adequate insurance coverage is provided and maintained by all parties to a contract.
  • Lead and manage the company’s global employee health and safety program. Develop strategies to advance the program; identify areas of deficiency and create/implement programs to match or exceed compliance with governmental requirements and standards.
  • Report, manage, and process 3rdparty casualty and 1stparty workers’ compensation claims.
  • Analyse risks related to events and marketing campaigns (including sweepstakes, outdoor editor/blogger activities, editorial campaigns, road shows, mobile marketing trucks, retail store marketing, and product photo shoots), etc.
  • Manage and lead property loss prevention inspection process to maintain the company’s Highly Protected Risk (HPR) status. The duties may include: participation as company representative during inspections of major locations; assist the locations in analyzing structural engineering and housekeeping recommendations; determining the best solution for the location and company; contributing to building the business case including the ROI analysis; and leading the response to the insurance company representative outlining Columbia’s response to the recommendations.

Experience:

  • Bachelorsdegree in Finance, Risk Management, Organizational Safety Management,Insurance, Industrial Engineering or other related field. Combination of relevant education andexperience may substitute for degree completion.
  • 5+years in Risk Management, Insurance, Finance, Economics, Law, BusinessAdministration, or related field.
  • Goodknowledge of financial analysis techniques.
  • Intermediateto advanced knowledge of risk management and loss prevention strategies,domestic and international legal environments, and Highly Protected Risk (HPR)engineering standards based on Factory Mutual (FM) engineering datasheets.
  • Intermediateknowledge of 3rdparty claims management strategies within workers’compensation or casualty coverage lines.
  • ARM,CPCU, AIC or equivalent certification preferred.

This job description is not meant to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities, but constitutes a general definition of the position's scope and function in the company.

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Experience:Bachelorsdegree in Finance, Risk Management, Organizational Safety Management,Insurance, Industrial Engineering or other related field. Combination of relevant education andexperience may substitute for degree completion.5+years in Risk Management, Insurance, Finance, Economics, Law, BusinessAdministration, or related field.Goodknowledge of financial analysis techniques.Intermediateto advanced knowledge of risk management and loss prevention strategies,domestic and international legal environments, and Highly Protected Risk (HPR)engineering standards based on Factory Mutual (FM) engineering datasheets.Intermediateknowledge of 3rdparty claims management strategies within workers’compensation or casualty coverage lines.ARM,CPCU, AIC or equivalent certification preferred.This job description is not meant to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities, but constitutes a general definition of the position's scope and function in the company.EEO/AA Employer/Vets/Disabled/Race/Ethnicity/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/AgeOTS-COL