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Risk Manager


Kansas City, MO, US, 64106

Best People + Right Culture. These are the driving forces behind JE Dunn’s success.


By hiring inspired people, giving them interesting and challenging work, enabling them with innovative tools, and letting them share in the company’s rewards, we’ve found a sustainable way to grow in our industry for the last 90+ years.


Our diverse teams around the country strive to enrich lives through inspired people and places every day, and we need inspired people like you to join us in our pursuit of building perfection.

Key Role Responsibilities - Core


  • Assists insurance activation team, including traditional coverage, CIP, and BR.
  • Serves as internal coverage analyst and maintains detailed policy understanding.
  • Assists with response to reservation of rights and coverage denial letters.
  • Prepares annual insurance renewal applications and manages renewal paperwork process.
  • Assists with triennial insurance program procurement.
  • Assists with project-specific insurance placements.
  • Participates in carrier and TPA meetings.
  • Reviews owner-provided insurance programs.
  • Assists Operations in sales to owners of risk products.
  • Drafts responses for Operations and Marketing to insurance and risk aspects of project RFPs or prequalification.
  • Participates in regular claim reviews (insurance and sub default), internally and/or externally, and coordinates claims oversight with Legal department including processing, paying, and resolving complex and/or high-exposure insurance claims.
  • Attends mediations and/or settlement conferences for insured claims.
  • Manages joint venture and named insured status for company entities and partnerships.
  • Prepares and publishes relevant key performance indicators for Risk Management.
  • Develops necessary company policies and best practices.
  • Assists on governance, risk and compliance processes for the company.
  • Consults with IT regarding information security best practices.
  • Assists with responses to internal and external auditors.
  • Assists with Safety/IPS overall management of company Work Comp and Safety initiatives.
  • Assists in management of insurance collateral process.
  • Reviews reserve setting for claims.
  • Assists finance manager in department budget analysis.
  • Manages company Intellectual Property assets with IT, Marketing and Legal.
  • Assists Legal, Records and IT on implementation of company records processes.
  • Delivers Risk and other training for Operations and administrative groups.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Ability to perform work accurately and completely, and in a timely manner.
  • Communication skills, verbal and written.
  • Proficiency in MS Office, including Excel (Advanced).
  • Ability to present independent training and presentations for Risk Management.
  • Detail oriented with exceptional organizational skills (Advanced).
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Knowledge of organizational structure and available resources.
  • Adapts to change and stress in the work environment and manages competing demands while maintaining high performance levels.
  • Supports change initiatives.  Identifies the best approach for implementing strategic processes.
  • Participates in educational activities related to knowledge and professional issues.
  • Ability to build relationships and work collaboratively with a team, internally and externally.


  • Doctorate-level degree in law, and/or advanced degree in business, accounting or related field (Required).
  • In lieu of the above requirements, relevant experience will be considered – specifically legal, business, or insurance.


  • 5+ years construction insurance experience (Preferred).

Working Environment

  • Must be able to lift up to 10 pounds
  • May require periods of overnight travel
  • Normal office environment
  • Frequent activity: Sitting, Viewing Computer Screen
  • Occasional activity: Standing, Walking, Bending, Reaching above Shoulder


JE Dunn Construction is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and it is our policy to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. JE Dunn Construction is a background screening, drug-free workplace.


JE Dunn provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation in order to apply for a job, please submit your request to


JE Dunn Construction Company does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or agencies. Any resume submitted to any employee of JE Dunn Construction without a prior written search agreement will be considered unsolicited and the property of JE Dunn Construction Company.  Please, no phone calls or emails.

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Why People Work Here

At JE Dunn we offer our employees an inspired place to enrich their life and the lives of those around them

Building on our rich history, our employee owners are shaping the future of JE Dunn. In our team-focused environment we do life together and are generously rewarded for our efforts

About JE Dunn

    Founded in 1924, JE Dunn Construction is a family and employee-owned general contractor with expertise in construction management services, design-build, and integrated project delivery. We deliver transformational solutions to our clients with certainty of results in our pursuit of building perfection.

    • 90+ Years of Construction Experience
    • 22 office locations coast-to-coast
    • Annual revenues in excess of $4 billion
    • Consistently ranked Top 25 of the 400 largest general contractors nationwide by Engineering News-Record
    • Consistently ranked Top 15 for domestic building by Engineering News-Record
    • 2500+ Employee Owners work at JE Dunn


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Nearest Major Market: Kansas City