Risk Manager

Date: Apr 22, 2019

Location: Mason, MI, US

Company: Dart Container


Dart Container is looking for a strategic and innovative Risk professional ready to join a team that comes from a place of “yes”! Sounds intriguing, right?


Our Risk Manager at Dart will work towards anticipating possible events in order to protect the company’s employees, its reputation or its assets and then determine the best options to address them. In this role, you’ll contribute to Dart’s strategic plans by maximizing profits for the longer term, improving administrative efficiencies, strategically developing our people and improving customer relationships.


We recognize at most companies the Risk Department can be viewed as the department to say “no” – here at Dart, our department strives to focus strategically on risk management to help the organization achieve their goals, not to prevent their success. Does this sound like the change you are looking for? Apply below!

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Assist with the placement, negotiation and maintenance of global insurance programs, both captive and third party
  • Manage annual renewals of insurance programs, including participation in renewal meetings, presentations and strategy discussions
  • Direct the management of the insurance program administration, including certificates of insurance, bonds, state filings, exposure collection and tracking, etc.
  • Manage strategic oversight of all claims programs
  • Manage Third Party Administrator (TPA) relationship
  • Maintain oversight on claims processes to ensure that claims are being settled fairly, consistently and in in accordance with Dart’s corporate values
  • Development and administration of loss trending and analysis reports for field and operational distribution
  • Prepare analysis of accident causes to target resources for program improvement
  • Track, monitor and analyze insurance, risk and claims programs to determine Dart’s total cost of risk profile
  • Under direction from management, research and recommend new programs that support both company and department strategic initiatives
  • Assist business partners with a review of risk related and/or insurance related provisions in contracts to avoid improper assumption of risk
  • Review risk management programs for effectiveness and make recommendations for new and/or improved programs to support proactive risk and loss control programs to reduce costs and mitigate company exposures

Core Skills and Qualifications:

Our ideal Risk Manager must possess all of the following:

  • Requires one of the following:
    • Bachelor’s degree in business, finance, insurance, risk management or related field of study and ten (10) years of relevant industry experience with specific experience in the areas of: regulatory compliance, commercial lines of property, casualty and workers’ compensation programs, and claims management 
    • High School Diploma and fifteen (15) years of relevant industry experience with specific experience in the areas of: regulatory compliance, commercial lines of property, casualty and workers’ compensation programs, and claims management 
  • Four (4) years of management experience
  • Excellent verbal and written skills necessary in order to persuade and influence decision making of individuals, groups or work teams, and explain difficult issues
  • Excellent analytical and reasoning skills with the ability to research problems independently and evaluate appropriate solutions
  • Ability to effectively present to an audience
  • Experience using Microsoft Office, including the ability to create basic reports, documents, presentations and spreadsheets in MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in business, finance, insurance, risk management or related field of study
  • Certified Risk Manager (CRM), Associate in Risk Management (ARM), Certified Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) or other relevant professional certification
  • Experience managing workers compensation, property and casualty claims programs
  • Experience working with captive insurance companies
  • Familiarity with corporate safety programs, OSHA and DOT safety-related requirements



Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.


If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (800) 545-3278 Ext 3390 or email us at applicationassistance@dart.biz for assistance.


Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.




If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (800) 545-3278 Ext 3370 or email us at ADArequests@dart.biz. Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.



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