We are looking for an intern to take part in the Corporate Solutions, North American Executive Risk team. The North America Executive Risk team is responsible for the management and growth of our existing commercial management liability customer base as well as developing new customer relationships via marketing and sales activities in the North America region. The position is based in New York City.
About the opportunity: The role will be working directly with the Underwriters on the North America Executive Risk team as well as collaborating with other functions and departments including sales, claims and products.
A successful candidate must be able to work at a high standard on their own as well as in a variety of project teams. They also will ensure good communication within the North America Executive Risk team as well as other local functions they work with.
Tasks to be performed could include:
Assist with the development of client and prospect analysis including strategy, structure, financials, buyer segmentation, etc.
Assist with the development of client strategy and action plans that align with divisional financial goals
Monitor the insurance and reinsurance industry for market trends and developments including competitor intelligence
Liaise with the Business Unit & local peers to ensure complete and accurate information is captured from existing systems
Provide services to internal customers (ad-hoc analyses, presentations, stakeholder consulting) The North American Executive Risk team provides tailor made, industry specific insurance solutions to our corporate clients across the globe. The NA Executive Risk team offers deep industry experience and underwriting expertise in Directors & Officers Liability, Fiduciary Liability and Employment Practices Liability.
Every year, Swiss Re offers internships to a number of bright and highly motivated students, enabling them to benefit from the company's global perspective and to discover the world. A Swiss Re internship can be much more than a temporary job - it can be your first step to a rewarding career. The program is expected to last 12 weeks, offers competitive salaries, and is offered in different Swiss Re locations. REQUIREMENTS • In Junior year of an undergrad degree program
Strong interpersonal skills and team oriented approach
Willingness to be flexible and learn a variety of new skills quickly
Strong analytical background
Ability to work in global and multi-cultural environmentDuration of internship: May 30th to August 18th 2017
REQUIREMENTS • In Junior year of an undergrad degree program • Exceptional academic performance (GPA of 3.0 and above) • Excellent oral and written communication skills • Must be self-motivated, hardworking, analytical and proactive • Must be able to work well with individuals at all levels within the organization and be able to articulate ideas
Swiss Re is the world's leading and most diversified global reinsurer. The company operates through offices in over 25 countries. Founded in Zurich, Switzerland, in 1863, Swiss Re offers financial services products that enable risk-taking essential to enterprise and progress. The company's traditional reinsurance products and related services for property and casualty, as well as the life and heal...th business are complemented by insurance-based corporate finance solutions and supplementary services for comprehensive risk management.