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Risk Manager


Position Title: 

Risk Manager


Pay Rate:

$116,600 - $155,500



Salaried Full-Time


Physical Location:

6400 Poplar Avenue

Memphis, TN


The Global Risk Management department is seeking an experienced risk management professional to join our team within Treasury. Our mission is to design and implement insurance and risk management programs that effectively protect IP’s assets and earnings worldwide. Reporting to the Assistant Treasurer, Global Risk Management, you will have the opportunity to create value daily while continuing to grow as a leader in risk management and finance.


The Job You Will Perform:

  • Oversee the renewal and management of property/casualty insurance programs.
  • Supervise budgets, allocations, and accounting functions for designated programs.
  • Lead the development and implementation of value-added projects, including alternative risk financing and captive insurance strategies.
  • Foster innovation and enhance the department's technological capabilities.
  • Provide expert consultation on risk issues to support informed decision-making by business owners.
  • Identify and advocate for opportunities to improve processes.


The Skills You Will Bring:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Risk Management, Finance, or equivalent field of study.
  • Minimum 7-10 years of progressive Risk Management or Insurance industry experience, including leading teams of employees and/or external providers.
  • Strong technical knowledge of various property/casualty insurance products (property, liability, executive risk, marine, cyber/technology, etc.) on a multinational basis.
  • Well-developed analytical and communication/presentation skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple, sometimes conflicting, responsibilities.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft software, especially Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and SharePoint
  • Associate in Risk Management (ARM), Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), or equivalent designation.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • MBA or similar advanced degree.
  • Experience with multinational business, manufacturing, or global insurance regulations.



The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

International Paper offers a benefits package that includes health, welfare and retirement plans including Medical, Dental, Life insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Short-term and Long-term Disability, 401(k), Company-funded retirement contributions, Paid Time Off, Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement), Student Loan Repayment Assistance, and Voluntary Benefits including insurance for home, auto, vision and pets. 


The Impact You Will Make:

We continue to build a better future for people, the planet, and our company! IP has been a good steward of sustainable practices across communities around the world for more than 120 years. Join our team and you’ll see why our team members say they’re Proud to be IP.


The Culture You Will Experience:

International Paper promotes employee well-being by providing safe, caring and inclusive workplaces. We have team members all around the world with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. These are our strengths. We are committed to creating a culture where all individuals are respected, valued, engaged and have an opportunity to do their best work every day. We invite you to bring your uniqueness, creativity, talents, experiences, and safety mindset to be a part of our increasingly inclusive and diverse culture.


The Company You Will Join:

International Paper (NYSE: IP) is a leading global supplier of renewable fiber-based products. We produce corrugated packaging products that protect and promote goods, and enable worldwide commerce, and pulp for diapers, tissue and other personal care products that promote health and wellness. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., we employ approximately 38,000 colleagues globally. We serve customers worldwide, with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, North Africa and Europe. Net sales for 2022 were $21.2 billion. Additional information can be found by visiting

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MEMPHIS, TN, US, 38197

Category:  Finance
Date:  Jun 29, 2024

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