Risk Manager III-IV

Do you have a passion for public service and strong desire to keep people healthy and safe? A true risk manager is part doctor, part data analyst, part compliance officer, part stage performer, and part persuasion expert. Does this description sound like you? The State Office of Risk Management is looking for a dynamic Risk Manager who will assist client agencies in identifying potential hazards, and developing and implementing programs, policies, and/or procedures to reduce or eliminate loss exposures, and to maximize positive opportunities. This position requires strong presentation and leadership skills, as well as the ability to be a motivated and a strategic team member. This person will interact directly with leaders of client agencies, and will develop a close working relationship with other insurance professionals in a collaborative atmosphere to develop feasible solutions to complex risk management problems.

The State Office of Risk Management is innovative and ground-breaking. The Office is an exciting and supportive place to work. Would you like to learn more?

Risk Manager III-IV (PDF)

The Office

The State Office of Risk Management is a unique state agency with an environment of creativity and collaboration. Our employees appreciate the warm atmosphere, mutual respect, progressive approach, engagement, and genuine community that comes from truly caring about each other and what we can do together. We don’t do silos, and your voice and happiness is as important as your skill. We take pride in our mission, our colleagues, and our belonging.

Advantages of working with SORM:

  • Casual dress code
  • Open and accepting environment
  • Wellness and employee engagement activities
  • Much more.

Advantages of working for the State:

  • State Medical/dental/vision benefits
  • Free downtown parking
  • Employee Assistance Program from legal services to mental health
  • Transit discounts
  • State discounts are offered at many stores, hotels, cell phone service providers, and more!

The Texas State Office of Risk Management is administratively attached to the Office of the Attorney General and is governed by a five-member Board. The Office is charged by law to administer insurance services obtained by Texas state agencies, including the self-insured government employees workers’ compensation insurance program and the state risk management programs. Its mission is to enable State of Texas agencies to protect their employees, the general public, and the State’s physical and financial assets by reducing and controlling risk in the most efficient and cost effective manner.

How to Apply

Apply online at www.WorkInTexas.com. Click the button below to view the posting, login, and apply:


Or you can mail a State of Texas application (PDF) (Word) to:

  • Linda Griffin, Director of Talent Management
  • State Office of Risk Management
  • P.O. Box 13777
  • Austin, TX 78711-3777

Applicants may direct inquiries to Linda Griffin, Director of Talent Management, at linda.griffin@sorm.state.tx.us. Writing sample to taken at the time of interview.