AECOM Flood Insurance Program Region V Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Business Line Government

Position Title Flood Insurance Program Region V Manager

United States of America - Illinois


Job Summary

This individual must be located no more than 200 miles from a Region V FEMA office located in Illinois (536 S Clark Street, 6th Floor, Chicago, IL 60605), Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio or Wisconsin.

Please note: relocation assistance is not offered for this role.

AECOM is seeking a person who is experienced in the Flood Insurance Program and can:

  • Assist stakeholders with flood policy issues

  • Attend annual FEMA headquarters based training for communicating the NFIP in disasters

  • Attend by phone or webinar quarterly meetings with NFIP headquarters communications program staff in addition to routine meetings with FEMA Regional Offices

  • Brief insurance agents, realtors, local officials and other stakeholders after flood events as directed by the COR and in coordination with the Regional Insurance Specialist and other FEMA disaster response activity including JFOs

  • Conduct outreach to NFIP stakeholders, including the real estate community, condominium associations, homeowners associations, etc.

  • Coordinate disaster activities with headquarters NFIP disaster management team and Regional disaster response activities

  • Participate in conferences, town hall, public forums and other events

  • Participate in FEMA Regional Office meetings as requested

  • Participate in one FloodSmart 101 webinar to gain understanding of national resources/materials available

  • Deployments 3 weeks at a time: Post-Disaster NFIP activities including promoting NFIP participation through local officials and assisting at disaster response offices

  • Provide data and data analysis to the FEMA Regional Offices in responding to Congressional inquiries

  • Research and address FEMA Regional Office inquires via phone, email or written correspondence

  • Respond to FEMA’s Ask the Expert website inquiries when issues are specific to their assigned region

  • Support CRS activities in local communities in coordination with FIMA and other regional stakeholders

Minimum Requirements

  1. Bachelor's degree and/or 5 (five) years of related experience

  2. Experience in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP)

  3. Good Speaker/Presenter

  4. Strong Communication Skills

  5. Microsoft Office Experience

  6. Strong Customer Service Values

  7. Self-Motivated and Team Player

Preferred Qualifications

1.Underwriting and claims experience (CFM designation)

2.Insurance Background (CPCU designation or equivalent)

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 180722BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.