Glatfelter Public Practice (GPP) Public Entity Risk Specialist

Provides risk control services to GPP clients (schools, municipalities, water and wastewater districts, and school bus contractors), performing on-site surveys in assigned state(s), servicing large accounts, and providing training and education to clients and agents. In addition to completion of onsite surveys the position requires completion of special projects and associated research to assist the department in meeting goals and staying abreast of changes in the industry. 


Candidate must have the interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with insurance company personnel, client leadership, and agents. Candidate must be able to show a proven track record of providing risk management services and the ability to guide the change management process. A Bachelor’s degree in risk management, safety sciences, organizational leadership, or equivalent work experience / certifications (e.g. CPCU, CIC, ARM, CRM, CSP, CFPS) is required. A high degree of curiosity and knowledge of emerging technology and risk management techniques is a must. Experience working with public entities (schools, municipalities, water and wastewater districts, and school bus contractors), knowledge of risk management techniques and standards, and a background in property risk control is desirable. The ability to work with data and provide GPP clients with a useful context for said data is a plus. GPP will also consider candidates with experience in public entity leadership, including law enforcement, emergency services, water / wastewater operations, municipal management, school administration, etc. This position would be based in the Northeast, likely service the same area, and entails a significant amount of travel (up to 60%) . Level of position will be commensurate with experience.

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Matthew N. Olphin, CPCU, CSP, ARM

Director, Client Risk Solutions

Glatfelter Insurance Group

183 Leader Heights Road | York, PA 17402

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