SCUP

Executive Director, Chief Risk Officer

Tallahassee, FL

Posted: 10/14/20
Deadline: 10/9/20
Reference Number: 3175

About This Organization

Florida A&M University

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) is an 1890 land-grant institution dedicated to the advancement of knowledge, resolution of complex issues, and the empowerment of citizens and communities. The University provides a student-centered environment consistent with its core values. The faculty is committed to educating students at the undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, and professional levels, preparing graduates to apply their knowledge, critical thinking skills, and creativity in their service to society. FAMU’s distinction as a doctoral/research institution will continue to provide mechanisms to address emerging issues through local and global partnerships. Expanding upon the University’s land-grant status, it will enhance the lives of constituents through innovative research, engaging cooperative extension, and public service. While the University continues its historic mission of educating African Americans, FAMU embraces persons of all races, ethnic origins, and nationalities as life-long members of the university community.

Job Duties

Reporting directly to the VP for Strategic Planning, Analysis, and Institutional Effectiveness (SPAIE), the Chief Risk Officer (CRO) will lead the evolution of the University’s Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) program through the development and deployment of risk management tools and practices. The CRO will initiate and manage the annual enterprise-wide risk assessment process resulting in the establishment and/or revision of Florida A&M University’s highest risks and opportunities that could impair and/or advance the achievement of the university’s mission, vision, strategic goals, and competitiveness. The CRO will provide leadership for the planning, development, and administration of all aspects of the University’s enterprise risk management (“ERM”) program. The CRO will act as an advisor to executive leadership.

Required Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Auditing, Finance, Business Administration, Business Management, Risk Management, Policy, Education or similar discipline and eight years of related experience; or Master’s Degree in Accounting, Auditing, Finance, Business Administration, Business Management, Risk Management, Policy, Education or similar discipline and six years of related experience. Individuals must have at the time of appointment, or obtain within six months of appointment, the COSO Enterprise Risk Management Certificate. Must have experience in partnering with an executive team.

Preferred Qualifications
• Membership in a professional risk management association
• Five or more years of higher education experience
• Strategic and Entrepreneurial Leadership skills
• Relationship Building and Collaborative skills


Other Info

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history and education details even if attaching a resume. If you are a current FAMU employee, you must apply through Self Service in iRattler. This search is being conducted under Florida law, including the Sunshine law and Public Records law.

Careers@FAMU – http://www.famu.edu/index.cfm?hr&Careers@FAMU


Required Application Materials

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Careers@FAMU – http://www.famu.edu/index.cfm?hr&Careers@FAMU