Director of Risk

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Title:

Director of Risk

Location:

Halifax 

Employment Type:

Permanent

Salary:

per year

Job Description:

We're looking for a candidate to fill this position in an exciting company.

  • Develop and communicate risk management strategies, policies, and process and ensure they comply with applicable regulations
  • Develop risk management controls and contingency plans
  • Identify, measure, and manage risk (e.g., insurable, business, financial, legal, security)
  • Evaluate existing policies and procedures to find weaknesses, and ensure department leaders understand the risks that might impact their department
  • Monitor and analyze risks and report on these risks to the executive leadership team
  • Advise leadership of critical situations and suggest solutions
  • Define or oversee implementation of risk solutions that help optimize operations
  • Evaluate internal awareness of risk and facilitate/support training when necessary
  • Prepare risk and insurance budgets

As the successful candidate, you will have 5 years of experience with risk-related responsibilities (experience in the construction industry preferred), combined with a bachelor's degree in risk management-related fields, such as law or paralegal, management, business, finance, engineering, insurance, or statistics. You will have experience with building insurance or risk-related processes, experience as a risk manager/director with Strong research skills, including analysis programs/software. You have an understanding of legal reference materials, procedures, and legal filing systems with the ability to read, interpret and apply legal documentation, laws or legislation along with auditing and reporting procedures.

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Company Info
Venor Search Group

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