Insurance Contract Manager

US-TX-Dallas
Requisition ID
2017-2375
Category
Business and Financial Operations

Overview

Austin Industries has an opportunity for an Insurance Contract Manager at our corporate headquarters in Dallas, Texas.  The primary focus is to review the insurance provisions in construction contracts and to advise Austin’s internal clients on insurance issues.  The position will also manage Austin’s Certificates of Insurance and act as backup for the Surety Bond Manager. There will also be a possibility to assist the claims department on complex coverage and litigation issues.

Responsibilities

  • Review the insurance requirements in construction contracts to ensure that Austin can comply with such requirements;
  • Evaluate which insurance coverages are required for construction projects;
  • Evaluate whether insurance language in construction contracts adequately protect Austin’s interests; and suggest alternative solutions if needed; 
  • Manage the Certificates of Insurance; 
  • Act as a back-up for the surety bond underwriter;
  • Frequent interaction with internal clients on their insurance needs relating to construction projects and frequent interaction with Austin’s insurance broker;
  • Maintain and strengthen relationships with internal clients.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree, JD a plus (1 - 5 year attorneys are welcome to apply);
  • At least 3 years’ experience in the Property and Casualty insurance and/or construction industries reviewing insurance policies and/or construction contracts;
  • Knowledge of Property and Casualty insurance coverages related to the construction industry;
  • Experience as a coverage attorney, senior construction claims adjuster, insurance broker, or risk management specialist will be helpful; 
  • Internal client service focused;
  • Surety Bond and construction claims experience helpful, but not required;
  • Strong attention to detail, and strong written and analytical skills.    

 

We offer excellent benefits including medical insurance, dental insurance and a matching 401K plan and we are proud to be a 100% Employee Owned Company!  To learn more about Austin’s Employee Ownership history, please visit us at http://www.austin-ind.com/about/employee-ownership. Austin Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

About Austin Industries

 

Austin Industries and its operating companies engage in almost every type of civil, commercial and industrial construction. Austin is owned entirely by its employees through its Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). Austin Industries has a rich history. We are one of the largest and most diversified construction firms in the nation. Austin stands on the core values of Uncompromising Integrity, Employee-ownership, Exemplary Service and Excellence in Safety. To learn more about our history, culture and operations, visit us at www.austin-ind.com.

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