Risk Manager

Controller's Services

The State University Construction Fund (Fund) is currently seeking a Risk Manager to join our Controller Services team at our office in Albany, NY.

The Risk Manager is responsible for overseeing our insurance monitoring program and providing assistance with the Fund's Internal Control Program, Enterprise Risk Management Program and Business Continuity Planning.

Specific Duties & Functions:

  • Contract Insurance Compliance
    • Responsible for a centralized insurance monitoring function, including the setting of insurance requirements and adherence to insurance guidelines
    • Oversee the review and approval process of insurance certificates and supervise staff responsible for maintaining the insurance monitoring system
  • Assist the Internal Control Officer with the Fund's Internal Control Program
    • Assist in the development of appropriate training and communication on internal controls
    • Provide support and assistance during the annual risk assessments and testing
    • Assist management in the development of internal controls for new processes
    • Assist in the procurement and coordination of any external reviews
  • Assist the Internal Control Officer with the Fund's Internal Control Program
    • Assist management in the implementation and maintenance of an Enterprise Risk Management Program
    • Assist in the development of appropriate training and communication on Enterprise Risk Program
    • Provide support and assistance to risk owners during the annual risk assessments and risk mitigation planning
  • Coordinator of the Fund's Business Continuity Plan
    • Leads Fund wide contingency planning/business continuity efforts
    • Establishes a framework and methodology for completion of contingency plans by internal business units
    • Coordinates training, communication, and testing of business continuity plans
  • Perform other duties as directed

Qualifications and Experience Requirements:

  • A Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance or a related field
  • Experience with internal control and/or Enterprise Risk Management activities
  • Strong supervisory skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to present information in a clear and concise format
  • The ability to demonstrate judgment and discretion in matters of confidentiality
  • Strong organization skills and an attention to detail
  • Strong technology skills, including Microsoft Word and Excel
  • A Master's degree and/or five years of relevant working experience are preferred

Offering a competitive salary and excellent benefits package, including New York State Pension/Retirement, Health Insurance (including Rx, Dental, and Vision), Vacation, Sick, Personal time, 13 paid holidays, and much more!