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Insurance Risk Manager

Position Title: Insurance Risk Manager
Location: Dallas

Position Title: Insurance Risk Manager

Location: Dallas, TX (Hybrid)


Your role  

Digital Realty the largest global provider of cloud- and carrier-neutral data center, colocation and interconnection solutions with 300+ data centers, in over 27 countries is seeking an Insurance Risk Manager to support its growing global insurance program & captive operations.  Reporting to Vice President of Enterprise Risk (administratively) and Director, Insurance (functionally), the Insurance Risk Manager will support the effective and efficient management of Digital Realty’s global insurance program. This will require significant consultation with internal stakeholders throughout the company and coordination with external stakeholders.

Seeking candidates with 6+ years of global risk management experience or similar experience with insurance company/broker, along with bachelor’s degree in Risk Management, Finance, Business, or related quantitative field is preferred. Risk Management certifications are a plus. Will consider other degrees based on relevant risk management work history & certifications.  


What you’ll do

  • Support the assessment, monitoring and reporting of the company’s hazard risk profile
  • Provide input into and support for a strategy to manage the company’s hazard risk profile
  • Provide input into recommendations for insurance and related products and services
  • Provide input into recommendations for insurance brokers and other external providers
  • Establish and maintain relationships with insurance brokers and other external providers
  • Provide input into and support for the placement and renewal of insurance coverages
  • Support the administration of programs for surety bonds and construction insurance
  • Support the insurance claims process and actively manage multiple insurance claims
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to manage and resolve insurance issues
  • Support the global planning, budgeting, allocation and control of insurance coverages
  • Support the timely processing and payment of invoices for the global insurance program
  • Support the governance and operation of the company’s self-insurance vehicle (captive)
  • Support mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures (JVs) from due diligence to integration
  • Review, discuss and advise on contractual provisions related to hazard risk and insurance
  • Support the collection of certificates of insurance with internal and external stakeholders
  • Provide advice and guidance from a technical and professional perspective, as necessary
  • Support the integration, review and continual improvement of the global insurance program
  • Maintain complete, accurate and timely records relating to the global insurance programs
  • Delegate responsibilities and provide direction to other team members, as appropriate


What you’ll need

  • 6+ years of professional risk management experience at a global publicly traded company, global real estate advisory/investment companies, or insurance company/broker - providing services in similar contexts is preferred. Experience with complex property insurance placements, global insurance programs, or construction insurance programs is a plus. 
  • A bachelor’s degree in Risk Management, Finance, Business, or a related quantitative field is preferred. Risk Management professional credentials is a plus. Additional years of relevant experience along with industry certifications maybe considered in lieu of preferred degree. 
  • Strong verbal, analytical, presentation, writing, team building problem solving, negotiation, conflict resolution, project management and leadership skills; demonstrated ability to lead through influence as well as authority.
  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel PowerPoint, Teams, & Sharepoint)
  • Self-starter, with the sound judgment and demonstrated ability to make decisions (within authority) and follow through to achieve objectives with limited oversight.


A bit about us

Digital Realty supports the world's leading enterprises and service providers by delivering the full spectrum of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions. PlatformDIGITAL®, our global data center platform, gives customers a reliable foundation for scaling their digital business and efficiently managing data gravity challenges. The size and scale of our business puts us in a unique position to offer customers access to 300+ facilities in 50 metros across 26 countries and 6 continents.


A bit about our Legal/Risk team

Our Legal/Risk team works in a highly complex global business sector with a diverse range of local, regional and international organizations. From ensuring compliance in different jurisdictions to supporting business teams with customer and supplier contracts, we’re involved in a variety of projects. Working in a dynamic commercial environment, we collaborate with colleagues across different departments and always have a new challenge waiting for us. The Enterprise Risk Management Team is a small team handling enterprise & insurable risk for the organization.


What we can offer you

Our rapidly evolving business sector offers the opportunity to be part of a courageous and passionate team who work together to understand and meet the changing needs of our global customers.

Join us and you’ll be part of a supportive and inclusive environment where you can bring your whole self to work. As part of our team, you’ll get to work with people from different business areas, challenge the way we do things and put your ideas into action. We’ll also give you plenty of development opportunities so you can build a rewarding and successful career with us.

This is an exciting time to join our business so apply now and make your mark on our future.



The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

Digital Realty offers a highly competitive compensation package, excellent benefits, and an environment that recognizes and rewards your contributions.

Digital Realty is an equal opportunity employer, EOE/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or Company policy.

Digital Realty is a publicly traded company (NYSE: DLR) with investment grade ratings from all three major ratings agencies.

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