Contracts and Risk Manager

Houston, United States of America

*99% remote - must be able to come into the office for training purposes*

*Upward mobility for this position if desired*

Job location: Proximity to one of Anchor’s office: Syracuse, Houston, Asheville, Birmingham, Daphne, Saratoga, Irvine (no relocation but can consider candidates moving to these areas)

Work week: Initially coming into the office to get their bearings, potential for full remote work setting after that if desired.

Benefits: Medical, Vision, Dental, Fitness Reimbursement, PTO401k with match, College Savings Plan, Company Paid Life & AD&D, Short-Long Term Disability, FSA, Commuter Reimbursement

Education / Certifications:  Bachelor’s required

Required Experience: 5+ years’ experience. 

  • Mastery of contract analysis particularly with insurance and indemnification provisions for proper institutional risk management. 
  • Excellent writing and interpersonal skills. 
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills. 
  • Ability to adopt new technology and processes quickly. 

Preferred Experience: 

  • Master’s Degree 
  • CPCU / ARM / CIC Certification. 
  • A/E or professional services contract experience and familiarity with Architect/Engineer industry.

Who Are We? 

We are an environmental science and engineering consulting firm that is focused on improving the environment and our communities by solving challenging problems. Our vision is for a growing company that is our clients’ first choice for solving their most challenging problems and our employees’ first choice as a company where they want to work. We believe engaged staff lead to great client service and to a financially strong company—in that order. Our work environment fosters personal and professional growth for employees by providing autonomy, a clear vision, and the ability to master their skill set.

What’s the Opportunity?

The Contracts Risk Manager serves as a resource and provides guidance in support of all contracts related activities as relates to contractual insurance including both insurance and non-insurance risk transfer requirements.


Primary contact for contract review and contract term negotiations for proper institutional risk management. Responsible for tracking of contract lifecycle and verification of associated contract paperwork; may coordinate company-wide conflict of interest checks; Reviews insurance requirements and documentation for subconsultants and provides/monitors certificates of insurance to clients based on contract terms. Assist with managing/maintaining firm’s business insurance program.

Contracts and Risk Manager

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Contracts and Risk Manager

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