Risk Analyst – Risk Management Finance

City of Tacoma, WA
October 10, 2021
Tacoma, WA
Job Type


Position Description

Working for the government is an enriching opportunity to work with people who are passionate about making a real, tangible difference. You will be surrounded by innovative leaders working on a variety of issues during a formative time in Tacoma's development. In addition, you will feel satisfied knowing that your job truly matters, and has a positive impact on local communities.

This Risk Analyst position will be responsible for:

  • Managing, investigating, administering and reviewing subrogation claims
  • Monitoring insurance policy renewals
  • Conducting data analysis
  • Contract administration and review
  • Providing ongoing support on insurance provisions, and application of coverage
  • Gathering and preparing information and applications for insurance policy renewals
  • Identifying process improvement opportunities

The ideal candidate shall possess the following skill sets:

  • Analytical and critical thinking
  • Detailed oriented
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Able to work independently, as well as, a team member
  • Able to professionally communicate verbally and in writing with customers

For information on the City of Tacoma's benefit package, feel free to explore City of Tacoma Benefits.

City of Tacoma Recruitment Information:
One of the primary goals of the City of Tacoma Equity and Empowerment Initiative is that the City of Tacoma workforce reflects the community it serves. We actively work to eliminate racial and other disparities and we welcome candidates with diverse and/or multicultural skill sets and personal experiences. Our goal is for Tacoma to be an inclusive and equitable place to live, work and play.

The Principles that Guide Us:
Tacoma, the City of Destiny, has a workforce of dedicated, talented employees with unique skills and perspectives. We embrace innovation and strive for excellence and community engagement. The Principles that Guide Us, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Equity, speak to the values that we embody as City of Tacoma employees, and represent the core of our work in public service.


Minimum Qualifications:
Graduation from a four-year college or university with major course study in law, safety, business or related field and experience developing and presenting loss control programs and claims adjusting. Additional related experience may be substituted on a year for year basis for education.

Desired Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Risk Management, Law, Safety, or related field and three or more years of professional experience in claims adjustment and data analysis. The ideal candidate would be Associate In Claims (AIC) certified.

Valid Washington State driver's license at time of appointment with maintenance thereafter "or evidence of alternative mobility".

Selection Process & Supplemental Information

Interested individuals should apply online and attach a detailed resume and cover letter describing your responsibilities as it relates to the responsibilities of this position.

NOTE: Applications received without the required resume and cover letter will not progress in the selection process.

Applicants requesting Veterans' Scoring Criteria (VP) to be added, must scan and attach your DD-214 proof of military discharge form at time of application.

Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications will have their supplemental questions scored, as part of an Experience and Training exam, by an evaluation committee. Each applicant's exam will be scored based on the information provided, therefore, it is the responsibility of the applicant to carefully list all pertinent experience and training. Applicants must pass the examination process to be placed on the eligible list for interview and hiring consideration. Appointment is subject to passing a background check.

Communication from the City of Tacoma:
We primarily communicate via e-mail during the application process. E-mails from cityoftacoma.org and/or neogov.com must be placed on your safe domain list to ensure that you receive notifications in a timely manner. As a precaution, you may also want to check your junk e-mail folders.

The online application system requires you to enter a substantial amount of information. Be prepared to spend an hour or more entering the required information. required information. In order for your application materials to be considered, all information must be submitted by the closing date and time listed on this job announcement.

For assistance with the NEOGOV application process, questions regarding this job announcement, or if you are experiencing complications while applying, please contact the Human Resources office at 253-591-5400 by 4:00 pm of the closing date of the job announcement. This will allow time to assist you before the job announcement closes. ( For technical difficulties using the NeoGov system , call the applicant support line at 1-855-524-5627 between 6:00 AM and 5:00 PM Pacific Time.)
Closing Date/Time: 10/18/2021 5:00 PM Pacific

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