Southern Mutual Church Insurance Company has been meeting the insurance needs of churches since 1928 and is an equal opportunity employer. SMCI offers a competitive salary, good work hours & environment, and an excellent benefits package.

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Loss Control Manager

Southern Mutual Church Insurance Company is currently looking for an experienced Loss Control Manager to oversee its loss control services department. The ideal candidate will have experience working loss/risk control in the insurance industry and be able to perform the functions of the position with little supervision. The individual must be results focused, accountable, motivated, highly organized and a team player. We are looking for the right candidate who not only has loss control expertise, but also has the communication and personnel management skills to be successful in this position. The candidate should have a good understanding and be able to work well within our niche market and SMCI business culture. The individual should have a desire to move the company forward with creative and progressive thinking. This position will also be responsible for directing and coordinating maintenance and repair of the home office.

Main Responsibilities

  • Provides activity coordination/management for loss control staff and services.
  • Analyzes staff development needs/monitors staff training.
  • Evaluates utilization and work product quality of assigned staff.
  • Conducts staff performance reviews. Effectively manages staff regarding job expectations and provides timely feedback on performance and performance gaps.
  • Provides consultative loss control service to churches that will assist them in developing loss control programs and mitigate property and liability hazards/losses.
  • Monitors staff inspection visits for the purpose of staying informed on the loss control service needs and to observe the level of effectiveness of loss control staff.
  • Prepares detailed, written multi-loss control reports. Submits recommendations to assist in correcting deficiencies.
  • Develops/maintains working relationship with policyholders, agents and third party vendors.
  • Maintains regular communication relative to loss control issues with other loss control staff/appropriate company personnel.
  • Demonstrated ability to write, develop and deliver successful presentations.
  • Performs post claims analysis to ensure corrective action is taken to mitigate future losses.
  • Works closely with the Claims Department analyzing loss trends and exposures to incorporate into the loss control inspection and risk identification process.
  • May perform other functions as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • 10 years risk management / loss control / insurance related experience.
  • Professional designations such as Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Associate in Risk Management (ARM), Certified Risk Manager (CRM) or related designation a plus.

Other Requirements

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Must be able to travel 30% of the time with some overnight travel required.