Summer 2022 Business Insurance Underwriting Internship
Company: Travelers Indemnity Co
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Taking care of our customers, our communities and each other.
That's the Travelers Promise. By honoring this commitment, we have
maintained our reputation as one of the best property casualty
insurers in the industry for over 160 years. Join us to discover a
culture that is rooted in innovation and thrives on collaboration.
Imagine loving what you do and where you do it.
Job Description Summary
Are you curious by nature? Do you enjoy managing relationships and
employing your critical thinking skills? Underwriters perform a
critical function of evaluating the acceptability of risk and
determining appropriate pricing of insurance products. The Business
Insurance Underwriting Professional Development Internship Program
provides students with the amazing opportunity to gain exposure to
this critical function at Travelers. The 10-week program provides
qualified students with an excellent opportunity to gain first-hand
commercial insurance underwriting experience, receive valuable
on-the-job training and learn more about the property & casualty
insurance industry from industry professionals. It is a potential
pathway to our 12 month Underwriting Professional Development
Program.Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
Within your assigned business unit, each intern will be given a
designated coach and be expected to:
Complete core assignments and training modules geared toward
insurance and underwriting principles.
Participate and complete self-paced professional development
courses in time management, presentation skills and other key
Complete challenging and meaningful project work over the course of
this program at the discretion of your manager. You may work
independently or with other interns and will be asked to present
your findings to local leadership. Sample projects include:
--- Territorial risk assessment to determine profitability and
--- Business process analysis to determine underwriting gaps
Engage in learning about other areas at Travelers such as Risk
Control, Claims and related Corporate functions. Interns may also
engage in Agency visits with Account Executives.
Participate in the Enterprise Internship experience which includes
Executive Speaker Series, Networking events and Intern Symposium
for Rising Seniors.
Other projects or duties as assigned.
- Candidate must be pursuing a Bachelor's degree required.
- Approximate work availability from June through August (10-12
Education, Work Experience, & Knowledge
- Because the Underwriting Development Internship Program is
itself complex and dynamic, we welcome applicants that have a
variety of majors, backgrounds, and experiences. For the UPDP
Internship, we are most interested in students who are serious
about entering the insurance industry and who are excited about the
prospect of making underwriting their future career choice.
- Preferred cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
- Undergraduate students completing their sophomore or junior
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Strong analytical skills
- Legally eligible to work in the United States
- Business Administration
- Liberal Arts (with business focus preferred)
- Risk Management and Insurance
Environmental / Work Schedules / Other
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer. We value the unique
abilities and talents each individual brings to our organization
and recognize that we benefit in numerous ways from our
If you are a candidate and have specific questions regarding the
physical requirements of this role, please send us an email so we
may assist you.
Travelers reserves the right to fill this position at a level above
or below the level included in this posting.
To learn more about our comprehensive benefit programs please
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