Brief Summary of Job Duties Duties and Responsibilities: Formalize a process by which the University will maintain a systematic organization-wide approach for conducting assessments to define and analyze possible risks Establish an Enterprise Risk Management Committee Evaluate the gravity of each risk by considering its consequences Oversee the committee of University officials that will assist in identifying potential threats and Assist with creating plans to prevent and mitigate problems. Monitor internal and external audit reports and findings and consider the inclusion of risk management initiatives to address and mitigate repeat findings Implement appropriate processes and procedures to ensure all aspects of University-wide compliance Educate all campus constituencies regarding the scope of risks and the responsibility of promptly reporting such risk Identify which office or position is responsible for the risk Assess the likelihood of occurrence and potential impact to the University's strategic interests and goals Work closely with the Office of Internal Audits to determine specific performance compliance areas Coordinate the development and maintenance of risk management policies, procedures, standards and forms for the University Assure the development of educational materials as well as evaluating employees' risk awareness and training programs for employees and students as appropriate Provide periodic reports regarding ERM milestones and activities to the President Other duties as required to perform the function of the position Requested Minimum Qualifications The successful candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree in a relative field from an accredited college or university. Proven experience as a Risk Manager is required, preferably in a higher education setting.
Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities Knowledge of risk assessment and control Experience with auditing and reporting procedures Familiarity with higher education standards and regulations Excellent research and computer skills Excellent communication and presentation skills Professional Risk Manager certification is preferred
Other Preferences for Consideration Candidates with a Professional Risk Manager Certification may be given preference.
Special Instructions to Applicant Please enter one professional and one personal reference in the References page of the application. For best consideration, please apply by August 5, 2022.