University Risk Management and Insurance Association (URMIA) invites applications for the position of Executive Director.
About University Risk Management and Insurance Association (URMIA)
Founded in 1969, University Risk Management and Insurance Association (URMIA) is uniquely dedicated to the advancement of the profession of risk management in higher education. URMIA provides community, education, and resources to an international community of over 2,800 members. This includes practicing professionals at more than 550 institutions of higher learning, as well as more than 100 affiliate companies and partner organizations that serve the needs of higher education risk management. URMIA is headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana.
The mission of the University Risk Management and Insurance Association is to advance the discipline of risk management in higher education.
URMIA is the preeminent source of innovative and effective risk management ideas and solutions to the challenges facing institutions of higher education in the pursuit of their academic, social, and economic goals.
URMIA is committed to advancing higher education risk management and fostering the professional growth of its members. Our conduct is guided by the highest ethical standards, and all interactions are characterized by trust, accessibility, diversity, inclusion, innovation, and camaraderie.
Reporting to the URMIA Board of Directors, the Executive Director is responsible for the effective day-to-day operations of the Association and for carrying out the mission, goals, strategies, plans, and procedures of the Association as a whole. This includes providing strategic leadership for the organization, the staff, and the membership. The successful candidate will be an exceptional leader and manager with the ability to oversee the day-to-day operations of URMIA, lead a talented staff of 7, serve as a spokesperson for the Association, and communicate regularly with URMIA’s membership.