The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority is seeking an Enterprise Risk Manager. The Enterprise Risk Manager is responsible for managing, planning, organizing, directing, and coordinating all Enterprise Risk Management Department activities of the Valley Transportation Authority (VTA). This includes Property, Public Liability, and Workers’ Compensation claims administration, management of VTA’s first-party Casualty Property Insurance Program, and oversight of VTA’s third-party Vendor/Contractor Insurance Program. The Enterprise Risk Manager uses independent judgment in performing project management activities to protect VTA’s assets and minimize costs of losses through the development of risk transfer and risk protection solutions.
Opportunity for hybrid/ flexible work schedule
The ideal candidate will be a strong leader, eager to bring their tenured knowledge in risk management to guide staff and improve processes across the organization. The Enterprise Risk Manager will be experienced in managing a hybrid team environment, working to maintain VTA culture and efficiency. Experience interpreting and applying laws related to Risk Management, Insurance, Liability Claims, Worker's Compensation, and negotiating equitable settlements of claims will be an asset in this role. The ideal candidate will have strong communication and relationship-building skills as they present to the VTA Board and represent VTA to other government agencies and entities.