Director of Risk Management, Property & Construction

Diocese of Raleigh
Employment Type
Full Time
Raleigh, NC
Posted Date

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Raleigh, a growing, vibrant diocese, is seeking a Director of Risk Management who will be responsible for providing consultant services to the 97 Catholic parishes and 31 Catholic schools across eastern North Carolina.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assume an overall risk management leadership role, including addressing day-to-day matters of insurance coverage at parishes
  • Proactively work with the insurance company to provide training for parishes in facility risk management in an effort to mitigate future claims
  • Utilize demographic growth projection software to create management reports as needed
  • Assist parishes as they move through the Diocesan Planning and Construction Process
  • Make site visits during construction of parish facilities, acting as the advocate for the parish in the construction process
  • Provide recommendations to parishes on architects, contractors, engineers, and on reasonable cost per square foot metrics for planning purposes
  • Coordinate Diocesan Building and Real Estate Commission Agendas
  • Visit parishes and make recommendations on deferred maintenance needs
  • Ensure parish projects are constructed in accordance with the approved plans and specifications, are on budget, on time, and ensure change orders/requests receive all necessary approvals


  • BS plus a minimum of five years' experience in casualty and property risk management consulting
  • Strong verbal communication skills, ability to make professional presentations and create written technical reports
  • Knowledge of insurance underwriting and claims processes
  • Experience with architectural design and the building construction process
  • Ability to carry out complex tasks with both concrete and abstract variables
  • Strong software skills, including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Ability to travel across eastern North Carolina up to 20% of the work week

In addition to a competitive salary, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Raleigh provides a comprehensive benefits plan, including medical, dental and vision insurances, group life and long-term disability insurances, and 403(b) retirement plan.