Risk Management Director

United Technologies   •  

Farmington, CT

Industry: Transportation


15+ years

Posted 33 days ago

Here's your opportunity to join Otis, with its more than 160-year legacy of providing the world's most reliable, efficient and technologically advanced elevators, escalators and people-moving systems. We're on the brink of becoming a standalone, publicly traded company and are looking for a Director, Risk Management, to join our global family, with responsibility for global property and casualty insurance programs and associated servicing delivery, while leading a team of employees.

  • Essential Responsibilities
  • Provides superior management and oversight of Otis' key insurance programs
  • Provides global direction to business units on insured and noninsured liability and property risk exposures
  • Provides support and guidance to develop loss control and mitigation programs that eliminate or reduce the risk of hazard loss to them
  • Understands and communicates to the Planning and Controller functions risk-financing mechanisms, including premium costs, broker fees, TPA costs, global allocation models, and actuarial analysis of deductible exposures
  • Provides leadership and exceptional customer service and outcomes as it relates to Risk Management processes, including Asset Protection; Claim Management; Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures; Contract Reviews; Risk Finance; and Cost Forecasting
  • Manages Otis' brokers, insurers and TPAs to ensure continuity of the programs and the quality of risk-management services provided across the business
  • Leads and implements various sub-process improvement efforts utilizing Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE), Otis' global operations and quality system
  • Provides periodic updates on all relevant Risk Management issues to Finance senior management
  • Performs other duties, as necessary, to establish a leading global Risk Management program for Otis
  • Education/Certifications
  • A Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree in risk management, business, law, management, finance or economics or related field
  • An MBA is preferred
  • Professional Risk Manager (PRM), ARM or CPCU certification is a plus
  • Basic Qualifications
  • Fifteen years of Risk Management experience or significant United Technologies, UTC business unit or public company experience
  • Detail-oriented and an analytical thinker
  • Superior interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • An ability and desire to use ACE quality tools (ACE Associate Certification is required within the first year of employment)
  • An exceptional attitude and work ethic