St Edwards University
  • Risk Management
  • TX, USA
  • Full Time

University Risk and Compliance Manager


Reporting to the Director, University Risk and Compliance, and working closely with the University Risk and Compliance Committee (URCC), the University Risk and Compliance Manager assists in managing the St. Edwards's University risk management and compliance programs, which are designed to identify, assess, and manage internal and external risks exposures and to ensure the institution's full adherence to the legal, ethical, and regulatory obligations.



  • Assist program leadership with overall program conceptualization and refinement of goals and objectives.
  • Consult with stakeholders on risk management and compliance issues; assess processes, procedures, and programs for compliance implications and risk exposures.
  • Serve on university, campus, and other committees/teams to provide risk management and compliance consultation and perspective.
  • Maintain and manage the university-wide risk and compliance matrix, which includes a roster of risk and compliance owners.
  • Administer the university's insurance and self-insured retention programs to include the procurement of all university insurance policies and negotiation of annual policy renewals.
  • Directly manage to conclusion all reported and outstanding insurance claims.
  • Provide risk management review of contracts to optimize risk transfer and ensure compliance with university policy; Provide guidance for the creation of standard contracts and agreements; Work with university legal counsel as necessary to craft contract language and review complex contracts.
  • Develop and provide training to university community regarding risk control and compliance.
  • Maintain all program websites including the university policy website and consumer disclosures website.
  • Develop and implement new tools and processes as appropriate.
  • May provide 24-hour on-call emergency assistance and consultation as business needs require.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.




  • Bachelor's degree with coursework in business administration or a related field required.
  • Four plus years of experience in one or more of the following fields: risk management, contract management, business administration, legal support, policy development or insurance claims administration
  • Knowledge of statistics, data collection, analysis, and data presentation
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of federal and state laws and regulations and accreditation standards
  • Ability to comply with workplace guidelines and attendance requirements
  • Successful completion of an employment and/or criminal history background check required


  • Masters degree in Business Administration, or related advanced degree.
  • Risk Management Professional Certification
  • Compliance and/or Ethics Professional Certification

How to Apply

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a St. Edward's University job application online at  Please attach a letter of interest and resume.  No phone calls please.

A brief summary of Benefits can be found here. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

St. Edward's University is an equal opportunity employer, and hires only U.S. citizens and documented workers

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