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Risk Specialist - Yaamava' Resort & Casino at San Manuel

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Risk Specialist


Yaamava' Resort & Casino at San Manuel


Highland, California 92346
United States

Date Posted:

Jul 06, 2022

Ending Date:

Nov 01, 2022

Type of Position:

Full Time


Risk Management

Job Description

Reporting to the Director of Risk Management, the Risk Specialist provides professional support to the Director and the Enterprise Risk Management staff. The Risk Specialist is responsible for maintaining the Risk Management Information Systems and Certificates of Insurance program by keeping it up to date and in sync with contracts and enterprise requests. The Risk Specialist supports the Director by providing project management coordination for contracts, provides support within Risk Management in assessing, quantifying, and reporting potential impacts of risks to the organization.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities

1. Develops, maintains, implements and perform Risk Management vendor relations intake forms upon contract submissions. Processes all vendor requests and requests all documents from vendors for Risk Management contracts and also sends proper information to vendors.

2. Develops and implements appropriate risk assessment models or methodologies. Works with Enterprise Risk Management executives and team to create and maintain reports and tracking systems relating to San Manuel insurance programs and submits documents to appropriate authority as required.

3. Works with procurement team to manage contracts which includes assessment and review of compliance and insurance requirements within a contract related to insurance indemnification limits and liability. Reviews and ensures insurance requirements are adequate for the scope of work and indemnification language is appropriate.

4. Evaluates the amount of risk contained within a contract, including but not limited to, loss of opportunity, legal exposure, and potential enterprise business impact for the involved parties. Reviews and provides feedback on all contract language as it pertains to insurance requirements and indemnification. Identifies opportunities to partner with internal stakeholders to minimize exposures to the Enterprise.

5. Maintains communication with all departments to ensure that updated information is provided for insurance requests and applications to submit for renewals to the appropriate third party.

6. Executes and manages enforcement, conducts audits, and define opportunities for improvement to ensure exemplary regulatory performance to comply with Certificate of Insurance (COI) program and processes. Ensures COIs are received for all vendors and contractors as required by established policies and procedures. Verifies the information provided on the certificates of insurance, logs certificates in the Risk Management Information System, and ensures companies providing certificates meet San Manuel requirements.

7. Assists with insurance policy renewals, incidents and claims data collection, issuance of certificates of insurance, and risk management programs. Provides Shared Services to other San Manuel entities.

8. Assist with Enterprise Risk Management-related Business Continuity Planning coordination, and oversight of BCP presentation, implementation and results.

9. Develop, maintain and implement Risk Management programs, policies and/or training materials in compliance with Enterprise and department standards.

10. Performs other duties as assigned to support the efficient operation of the department.



  • Bachelors Degree in Risk Management, Finance, Business or related field required.
  • Minimum of two (2) years experience in Risk Management or related industry required.
  • Equivalent combination of education and progressive, relevant and direct experience may be considered in lieu of minimum educational/experience requirements indicated above.


  • Designation(s)/certification(s) such as ARM, CRM, CRMP or equivalent preferred.
  • At the discretion of the San Manuel Tribal Gaming Commission, you may be required to obtain and maintain a gaming license.
  • A qualified candidate/employee must have a valid drivers license with an acceptable driving record.

San Manuel Band of Mission Indians will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with applicable law. As one of the largest private employers in the Inland Empire, San Manuel deeply cares about the future, growth and well-being of its employees. Join our team today!

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All applicants must be able to demonstrate their US work authorization during the employment verification process.

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Yaamava’ Resort & Casino at San Manuel
777 San Manuel Boulevard
Highland, CA 92346
Why you’ll want to work on our Team:
After 35 years, long time Yaamava Resort & Casino at San Manuel employees still love their jobs

Yaamava’ Resort & Casino at San Manuel – San Manuel Casino is now Yaamava’ Resort & Casino at San Manuel.

We are located just 60 minutes from downtown Los Angeles in the city of Highland, CA, Our gaming resort is owned and operated by the San Manuel Entertainment Authority. 
Phase 1 of our expansion opened July 24 with an expanded casino space offering more than 6,500 slots, five high-limit gaming rooms, live entertainment, a full array of dining options which include The Pines Modern Steakhouse, the Hong Bao Kitchen, Just Barbeque, the Serrano Vista Cafe, Rock & Brews, the Chingon Kitchen, Quick Bikes, the Big Mo’ Cafe, the TuTu’s Food Court and six cocktail lounges and bars.

Our luxury resort features a 17-floor hotel tower with 432 guest rooms and suites, an elevated pool deck experience, a lavish full-service spa and salon, expanded dining options, convenient 24-hour in-room dining. Our gaming resort offers sweeping views of the San Bernardino Mountains.

Indian gaming in California is an exciting, thriving industry. Whether working on the casino floor or providing support to gaming operations as a “behind the scenes” employee, you can contribute to a dynamic and challenging business and have opportunities to learn and grow with the gaming industry. At San Manuel, our team members define us.

Working at San Manuel is more than just a job. It is a career that will help you grow into the successful professional you want to be. 

We value our employees and offer a comprehensive Benefits Program:
Apply today to join our team!