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New York, NY, US

Casualty Construction Underwriting Intern

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.



About the role

Individual(s) will work with Underwriting, Actuarial, Claims, and Risk Engineering on creating and analysing databases which will assist in improving the units rating systems and underwriting guidelines. They will also work with Underwriting to improve efficiencies in the division by becoming entrenched in the everyday Underwriting process. By the end of the internship the individuals will have a thorough understanding of the construction casualty insurance industry inclusive of all the different types of occupations available to them in the future. 


About the team

The Construction North America team is a direct writer of both Professional Liability and Casualty Insurance business domestically. The book totals $60M in written premium annually. Underwriters sit in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, and New York. Support staff sits throughout the globe and include actuarial, claims, legal, and risk engineering. The team has broker partners throughout the world which they work with to obtain business.


About you (requirements)

  • Someone in a Bachelors or Masters program majoring in Business, Insurance, Mathematics, or Actuarial Sciences.
  • Strong Microsoft Excel and Word skills
    • Knows how to produce functions and macros
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Strong operational skills
  • Good work ethic
  • Consistent in their daily routine

Reference Code: 119533 


Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

Job Segment: Liability, Entry Level Actuarial, Underwriter, Accounting, Claims, Insurance, Finance