Chicago, IL, US

International Property Underwriting Intern

Interns@SwissRe is our comprehensive internship program designed to provide students with a valuable combination of on-the-job training and off-the-job learning opportunities, all while benefiting from our company's global perspective. By joining our program, you'll have the chance to immerse yourself in the dynamic and fast-moving world of a leading risk knowledge organization.


Our internship program is carefully crafted to offer impactful project work, engaging social and philanthropic activities that foster team building, industry-relevant training, and networking opportunities. We believe that a Swiss Re internship can be much more than just a temporary job; it can be your first step towards a rewarding and successful career.


If you're a highly motivated student pursuing a bachelor's or master's degree, we invite you to apply to our 2024 interns@SwissRe program! The program spans 12 weeks over the summer and is available at multiple office locations across the United States.


About the Role:

The main focus of this role is to assist the International Property Underwriting Team to produce a marketing plan for Q3 and Q4 2024. You will also provide initial analysis of underwriting submissions and interact with other functional areas including Customer Management, Claims and Risk Engineering.

Key responsibilities:

  • Identify and validate international property program target accounts using internal and external data sources.
  • Use property underwriting tools to check data accuracy against insurance submissions, review natural catastrophe model output, assist in claims analysis and review contract accuracy.
  • Review policy and premium reports, identify and resolve discrepancies.


About the Team:

The International Property Underwriting team focuses on underwriting the property exposures of large global corporate and middle market clients. 


About You: 

  • In Junior year of an undergraduate degree program or first year Graduate students with exceptional academic performance (GPA of 3.0 and above)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Must be self-motivated, hardworking, analytical, and proactive
  • Computer proficiency and Excel skills are required. Power BI experience is a plus.


About Swiss Re Corporate Solutions 


Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer. We anticipate and manage risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions is the commercial insurance arm of the Swiss Re Group. We offer innovative insurance solutions to large and midsized multinational corporations from our approximately 50 locations worldwide. We help clients mitigate their risk exposure, whilst our industry-leading claims service provides them with additional peace of mind.

Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinking. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions embraces a workplace where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive and develop professionally regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, skillset, thought or other characteristics. In our inclusive and flexible environment everyone can bring their authentic selves to work and their passion for sustainability.

Swiss Re is an equal opportunity employer. It is our practice to recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, pregnancy, sexual orientations, marital status, military status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Decisions on employment are solely based on an individual's qualifications for the position being filled.

During the recruitment process, reasonable accommodations for disabilities are available upon request. If contacted for an interview, please inform the Recruiter/HR Professional of the accommodation needed.


Reference Code: 126771 



Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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