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Zurich, Zurich, CH

Actuarial 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

Are you a student or did you just graduate? Do you have technical background and are looking for an excellent opportunity to acquire first job experiences? Are you passionate about contributing to the success of a highly motivated, multi-cultural team of insurance specialists? We seeking a technical student with strong IT background supporting the Actuarial reserving team of Swiss Re Corporate Solutions based in Zurich. The engagement period is planned to last four months starting as soon as possible.
In this role you:

  • Support the automation of process flows (mainly by developing program codes based on statistical software SAS, SQL, R or Python)
  • Support the development and production of deep-dive analyses and statistics
  • Contribute to other ad hoc analyses and tasks to support the members of the team
  • Support the team in project works


About the Team

You will be part of the Swiss Re Corporate Solutions actuarial reserving team in Zurich. We are responsible for determining the technical reserves at adequate levels meeting all local statutory and US GAAP requirements for the regions Europe and Middle East as well as Latin America. In addition, we are supporting Swiss Re Group in all actuarial risk management aspects in respect to Swiss Re Corporate Solutions.

About You

  • Student with technical background such as mathematics or physics with broad experience in developing program codes using SAS, SQL, R or Python.
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Strong independent thinker who works well in a team setting
  • Fluent in English


Duration of internship: 4 months, starting as soon as possible!

Location: Zurich 

Due to immigration regulations non-EU/EFTA and UK citizens must provide a certificate from a Swiss university confirming that an internship is integral to their course of study. Kindly submit the mandatory letter from your University with your application documents.

We are looking forward receiving your application - good luck!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We further collaborate in a flexible working environment, providing all our employees with a compelling degree of autonomy to decide how, when and where we work most effectively.


Reference Code: 109936 


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