Director, Insurance & Risk Management in Falls Church, VA at HITT

Date Posted: 5/7/2020

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Director, Insurance & Risk Management

The Director, Insurance & Risk Management, is responsible for identifying, assessing, and managing the Company’s financial, operational, and reputational risks.  This position leads risk management strategy, insurance program design, risk finance, claims management, and risk control to support the Company’s mission.


  • Managing and elevating HITT’s overall insurance portfolio, including captive opportunities.
  • Providing innovative and strategic leadership; establish novel approaches to construction insurance to create value for our industry partners, subcontractors and clients
  • Overseeing and developing broker and carrier relationships
  • Collaborating, designing, developing, evaluating and recommending various risk management strategies, guidelines, and programs, suggesting changes as needed, and coordinating implementation.
  • Establishing and implementing risk management policies, procedures and processes, and advocating organization-wide efforts to protect key assets and engaging stakeholders in risk management activities
  • Managing Controlled Insurance Program (CIP) participation; including procurement of CCIP and enrollment in OCIP
  • Maintaining and controlling costs, as dictated by the departmental budget.
  • Financial management of programs and premiums, including strategies, policies and procedures for recovery of insurance costs
  • Overseeing all internal insurance/risk management related reporting
  • Establishing key performance indicators and metrics to manage against
  • Establishing and implementing claims management strategies
  • Collaborating with operations, safety leadership and other departments on matters pertaining to Risk Management
  • Overseeing efficient use and implementation of Tools/Systems/Processes, including:
    • COI Management
    • Claims Management
  • Oversight of company-wide training on matters of insurance and risk management
  • Serve as strategic liaison to HITT affiliates
  • Other duties as assigned


  • This position reports to the Vice President, Counsel, Legal & Risk Management Department
  • This position will manage approximately three (3) team members


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • A minimum of 12-15 years of experience in insurance and risk management (brokerage or in-house experience), with more than 5 years at the management level.
  • Experience in the architecture/engineering/construction (AEC) field is highly desirable, but not required.
  • Experience managing loss sensitive casualty insurance programs through insurance and captive markets is highly desirable
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills (writing sample requested)
  • Strong ability to deliver timely, targeted, concise and persuasive communication to executive leadership; ability to analyze complex concepts and summarize.
  • Experience managing multiple projects and teams
  • Excellent organization, analytical and critical thinking skills

HITT Contracting Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.




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