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Risk Manager Volunteer Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing

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Published 3 months ago

Risk Manager Volunteer Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing,


See more detailed background on CrowdDoing's forest fire prevention derivatives

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1dBp_HUr-tCCNaeGoSDfPrirRPbaoV3X4/view?usp=sharing

Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing, Volunteer Project Manager

Bobby Fishkin, lead author


In 2018, Sacramento was named the "the Most Polluted City on Earth" due to "smoke from Camp Fire," This proposal aims to prevent that from happening again through adopting a systemic approach and collaborating with stakeholders to actively prevent future such events. The insurance industry, along with institutional chief risk officers, have begun to recognize the importance of moving from "loss compensation to loss prevention."


CrowdDoing and Project Heather propose launching a prevention derivative with two new stakeholders: (a) contingent payers who pay in proportion to the reduction in risk, and (b) impact investors who finance social innovations in which their return is similarly proportional to the reduction in risk. It will build on existing precedents for contingent contracts involving social- innovation-based risk prevention.


Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing, Volunteer Insurance Underwriter

A spectrum of forest fire risk prevention approaches are available: from creative new social innovations to well-established interventions.The forest fire risk prevention derivative would first survey existing forest fire prevention interventions in Greater Sacramento with an eye towards which ones might be suitable to support and expand. It would then review global social innovations that might be relevant to Northern California to determine which to replicate. Entities involved in risk management and risk securitisation, from insurers to reinsurers to retrocessionaires, ought to welcome the chance to share liability proportionally through a commons of prevention innovations. The prevention derivative can expand as more institutions and individuals join as contingent payers and impact investors in order prevent a larger portion of collective risk. Payments by private and public institutions to support prevention derivatives can be in-kind, through services, and/or financial


Strategic thinking is the most important skill in this role. You should also be analytical with strong organizational abilities. If you also have experience in market research and business operations, we’d like to meet you.



We are currently seeking an experienced, motivated, and highly-skilled risk manager to join our operational risk management team. In this role, you will help assess, investigate, and research activities and scenarios and provide expert advice that addresses the questions and concerns surrounding the project or investment. You will also help minimize risk in our day to day operations through performing assessments and providing trainings.


Risk Manager Volunteer Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing, Duties and Responsibilities

Conduct and report on all tasks assigned by the Risk Management Director

Implement policies and conduct trainings that help reduce our company’s overall risk

Investigate and assess potential risks for assigned projects and accounts

Propose possible solutions/programs/protocols for minimizing risk and liability

Participate in all assessments to identify and minimize loss

Monitor operations to ensure compliance with all insurance and legal obligations

Work cooperatively with the risk team to minimize human, property, and financial risk

Review and assess all reports of suspicious account activity

Conduct fraud research and report on findings

Prepare and present comprehensive risk assessment reports

Generate regular and ad hoc compliance reports

Review daily reports for suspicious account activity

Work to ensure client confidentiality and protect privacy

Demonstrate thorough and fair practices in all investigations and inquiries

Risk Manager Volunteer Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing, Requirements and Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in business, management, or related field

Current valid state Risk Manager license

Certified Notary Public is a plus

2 years’ experience in the risk management field, minimum

Keen eye for details and exceptional problem solving skills

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Strong math and computer skills, including Microsoft Office

Database use and management experience

Exceptional organizational and critical thinking skills

Reliable and thorough with a deep commitment to accuracy

Command of the English language, bilingual is a plus

Self-motivated and able to work independently



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Risk Manager Volunteer Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing,


See more detailed background on CrowdDoing's forest fire prevention derivatives

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1dBp_HUr-tCCNaeGoSDfPrirRPbaoV3X4/view?usp…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekends
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
3325 Besana Drive, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762, United States

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