interns@swissre - E&S Property Underwriter

Swiss Re - Alpharetta, GA (30+ days ago)4.1

About Swiss Re

Swiss Re Reinsurance provides clients and brokers with reinsurance products, insurance-based capital market instruments and risk management services. Reinsurance operates globally through two segments – Property & Casualty and Life & Health. Reinsurance revenues totalled USD 29 billion in 2016.

About the role

The Intern will work closely with Underwriters and Senior Underwriters in various tasks including reviewing submissions, setting up risks in costing tools, utilizing Excel based tools for costing risks and helping to develop quotations. Additionally, the Intern will be involved in marketing events and account meetings with our wholesale brokers.

About the team

The E&S Property Team is a diverse group of production underwriters across the country who work individually but in a coordinated team effort to write difficult to place commercial property risks. The team is comprised of underwriters with a wide range of experience from 1 to 35 years in the business and who are located in 6 of Swiss Re's offices around the US. This team of underwriters operate in a fast-paced environment working with wholesale brokers to place business with a heavy business relationship influence. The underwriters utilize a multitude of digital underwriting tools to analyse risks but also utilize team experience for decision making.

About you (requirements)

In Junior year of an undergrad degree program in Risk Management (and Insurance)
Exceptional academic performance (GPA of 3.0 and above)
Excellent oral and written English communication skills
Must be self-motivated, hardworking and have a natural inquisitive nature
Works well under pressure with a sense of urgency
Must be able to work well with individuals at all levels within the organization and be able to articulate ideas