Assistant Risk Manager

Job ID 2021-0472

Legal Stamford, Connecticut


Position at Conair LLC

About Us:

Conair LLC is one of the largest, most successful, and well-recognized consumer products companies in the world.  Over the past 60 plus years Conair has evolved into a global company selling personal care products, kitchen appliances, cookware, and professional beauty appliances under more than 25 brand names in over 120 countries with revenues exceeding $2.5 billion.

Position Summary:

Conair is seeking a risk and insurance professional with 2-4 years of experience to join its Risk Management team as Assistant Risk Manager.  Under the direction of the Director of Risk Management, you will assist in performing a variety of duties relating to managing the Company’s risk exposures which will include:

  • The procurement of global insurance programs
  • Scheduling risk and engineering inspections
  • Reporting, investigating, and managing claims
  • Supporting internal stakeholders with their risk and insurance needs
  • Reviewing vendor contracts and securing COIs to comply with customer insurance requirements
  • Scheduling and tracking AED and First Aid Training sessions
  • Perform and assist with other risk management projects as needed

The Assistant Risk Manager must share Conair’s passion for superior service and display an unwavering commitment to excellence.  He or she must possess a professional demeanor characterized by integrity, good character, mutual respect, teamwork, and a continuous willingness to learn.

In this role you will compile comprehensive renewal submissions and work with our brokers to assure they understand our risk profile and commitment to loss control initiatives.  When managing claims, you will work with internal and external resources to investigate the matter and report such findings to internal legal personnel as appropriate.  You will monitor regulatory and statutory requirements relating to the global insurance programs and assure the accurate and timely reporting of claims. 


Essential Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Risk Management or related field.
  • Functional knowledge of insurance coverage and claim handling process
  • Ability to manage sensitive complaints and engage legal assistance
  • Being inquisitive, investigative, problem solving and a critical thinker
  • Excellent communication skills - written, verbal and listening
  • High attention to detail, accuracy, and documentation
  • Ability to multi-task various initiatives and projects and meet deadlines
  • Proficient in Excel, Power Point, and claim’s management systems
  • Self-motivated and self-directed with strong organizational skills

Beneficial Qualifications:

  • Maintains or willing to work towards an Associate in Risk Management designation (ARM).

Environmental Factors:

  • Working conditions are normal for an office environment.
  • Must be able to sit for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to use a computer keyboard and view a monitor for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to travel domestically for business up to 15% of time.
  • Must have valid Driver’s license for travel to inspections.
  • Must be Covid-19 vaccinated.
  • We currently operate on a hybrid schedule; candidate must be willing to come into the Stamford office 50% of time.

What we offer:

  • Comprehensive Medical/Dental/Vision plans
  • Generous Paid Time Off Programs
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • FSA/HSA/Dependent Care FSA
  • 401k and company match
  • Commuter Shuttle to/from Stamford train station