• PSAV Contracts Paralegal/Specialist

    Position Overview

    The Contracts Specialist/Paralegal will provide support for all domestic and international contracts and related accounting within the domestic PSAV Hotel business.  This position will report to the Manager, Contract Reporting and Administration.


    The Chicago Chapter Education Committee will be meeting on Thursday, June 22 at Walgreens, 300 Wilmot Rd., from 3:00 – 5:00pm.  Additional membership support to help carry out our objectives is always welcome.   

    Who is interested in being a mentor to Insurance & Risk Management majors attending the Chicagoland Risk Forum on Oct. 9-10?  Information about mentor and student involvement at CRF will be coming out soon.  Stay tuned for more specifics but rest assured that mentors and students are sure to have a truly meaningful experience.  Please let me know if we can count on you.  Just email our Chapter Administrator at mdivarco@comcast.net today.  To attend the planning session on June 22nd, sign up on our website by clicking on the link below.

    Happy Summer! 

    Judy Silverman

  • Chicago RIMS Upcoming Chapter Events - Sign Up Today!

    • Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - Chapter Meeting at FM Global

    • Monday, July 17, 2017 - Annual Golf Outing at White Eagle in Naperville

    • October 9-10, 2017 - Annual Chicagoland Risk Forum

      If you have questions about our chapter meetings or events, you can email our chapter administrator at mdivarco@comcast.net.

  • Corporate Risk Manager Position Available – Batavia, IL

    Please email resume/questions to Donna:  dshliechkorn@rmainc.com (Richard Myers Associates)

    ·         Supports company-wide risk management objectives, initiatives and projects as assigned. This may include preparation or evaluation of cost benefit and best practice analyses, preparing measures for optimizing organization and process work flows, overseeing and/or participation in process change management and project implementation.
    ·         Fulfill all responsibilities in accordance with the company’s principles of leadership and organization, the Company Management System
    ·         The Corporate Risk Manager reports to the Corporate Director Finance & Administration. The personnel leader of the Corporate Risk Manager is the Group Director Finance & Administration.

    ·         Manages risk management projects according to the position’s objectives upon the Corporate Director Finance & Administration’s request:
    -Evaluates the company’s overall risk profile and makes recommendations for improvements.
    -Assists in the management of relationships with third parties such as brokers, insurance companies, attorneys and claims management representatives.
    -Participates in evaluating claim settlement possibilities.
    -Develops projects from their assignment through implementation. 
    -Evaluates feasibility and economic efficiency analyses related to assigned projects.
    -Prepares project plans and proposes milestones and deadlines.
    -Organizes and manages project meetings as appropriate
    -Supports relevant Committees and their related disciplines in connection with assigned projects.
    -Prepares status reports to inform the project team and the Corporate Director Finance & Administration. 

    ·         Analyzes current working procedures and proposes best practices. 
    ·         Defines the tasks, deliverables, resources, and schedule necessary to deliver the solution.
    ·         Establishes priorities and schedules within assigned areas of responsibility.
    ·         Manages project issues and risks, and reviews the associated impact to project scope, timelines, and resources.
    ·         Develops communication plans for the potential business impact of proposed changes.
    ·         Develop rapport, trust and open communication within a project team to meet project objectives.
    ·         Cooperatively works with peers and communicates relevant information allowing them to fulfill their duties.
    ·         When necessary, provides technical instruction when coordinating the efforts of others. 
    ·         Authorizes all expenditures in accordance with the “Legal Acts and Payments” guideline.
    ·         Is authorized to accept or receive mail.
    ·         Is authorized to sign own company mail as delegated to them.
    ·         Is entitled to submit expenses for all business related reasons in accordance with company policies.

    Education & Experience:
    ·         Bachelor's Degree Business/Management or a related field required.
    ·         Minimum of 7 years of progressive experience in risk management; or a combination of education and experience providing equivalent knowledge.
    ·         Experience managing a team is required.





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2017 Chicagoland Risk Forum & Chapter Awards


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