Director of InsurTech Risk Strategy
Location: Seattle, Washington
Job Type: Full time
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At Expedia Group, our purpose is to bring the world within reach for every traveler. If you seek a collaborative, rewarding and exciting environment and are passionate about our customers' experience, you will love the InsurTech team! In InsurTech, we provide confidence to book, peace of mind, and protection when the unexpected happens for our travelers globally through an innovative portfolio of risk-based products.
We are looking for a dynamic and strategic self-starter to play a leading role in driving the risk management strategy for our insurance and fintech products purchase by travelers globally. This is a highly visible, strategic role with the opportunity to make a transformative impact on Expedia’s InsurTech business. Your deep understanding of insurance risk management and business value drivers will accelerate near and long-term performance!
What you’ll do:
Partner with business, treasury, finance, actuarial, legal, accounting, and tax teams to drive the risk structure, direction, and management for InsurTech
Develop risk management strategies that balance growth, exposure and cost levers
Lead the feasibility study, design, development, and implementation of a captive for InsurTech
Lead financial business plan and model development to enable investment decisions related to risk management
Ensure compliance with established policies (investment, underwriting, regulations, etc.) for ongoing business and captive operations
Lead ongoing oversight and reporting across risk management structures (e.g., captive operations) to ensure utilization to full potential
Manage relationships with third party insurance and reinsurance partner organizations as relevant
Who You Are:
Minimum of 10 years of directly relevant experience across insurance risk management and captives
Advanced degree in business, finance, economics, risk management, insurance, or other relevant courses
Proven track record of thinking strategically, using sound business judgement, and driving business results
Experience in defining and assessing investment and risk opportunities
Passion for using structure, data, and creativity to drive better decision-making
Excellent verbal and written communications skills to, as this position will involve frequent, direct interaction with senior executives
Biased to drive action with a voracious get-it-done attitude
About Expedia Group
Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.
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