Senior Manager, Risk Management

Requisition Id:  371803
Business Unit:  Corporate

Greenwich, CT, US, 06831


Solutions driven success.


XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 


Reporting to the VP, Risk Management the Sr. Manager, Risk Management will be responsible to support all aspects of XPO’s risk management program, including risk identification, analysis, financing, monitoring and mitigation. Duties include management and administration of XPO’s various insurance programs: property and casualty, management liability, cyber risk, and executive risks.


Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Assist the VP to identify and manage non-speculative risks through avoidance, reduction, loss mitigation, or transfer
  • Manage the insurance renewal process, including marketing, submissions, insurer/broker meetings, and receipt and filing of binders and policies
  • Review insurance coverage, limits, retentions to meet company’s risks and exposure needs
  • Interface with operations, insurance brokers and insurers to identify and resolve insurance issues
  • Assist in the analysis of losses and operations to identify and quantify opportunities to mitigate cost, and manage risk reduction projects with safety, claims and operations teams
  • Manage the actuarial analysis process to meet deadlines and communicate with internal stakeholders
  • Develop and maintain budgets for claims retentions, insurance premiums and insurance related expenses and allocate costs as needed
  • Review insurance billings for accuracy, monitor spend against budget and communicate with FP&A
  • Ensure compliance with monopolistic and qualified self-insurer programs including required filings, reporting and payments
  • Review insurance / risk transfer provisions in contracts, leases and other agreements
  • Liaison with the Accounting, Legal, FP&A, Safety and other internal teams on various insurance and risk management related issues

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or equivalent related work or military experience
  • 5+ years of risk management, insurance industry experience or other relevant finance experience

It’d be great if you also have:

  • MBA or other advanced degree in Finance or similar field
  • 10 years of risk management or insurance industry experience or other relevant finance experience
  • 3 years proven success in a leadership role
  • Licensed insurance industry professional a plus

Be part of something big.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.


All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test. 

The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.  

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Nearest Major Market: Bridgeport
Nearest Secondary Market: Danbury

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