Project based internship within the insurance agency where college coursework can be applied to learn the basic principles of insurance. Learning basic principles can be applied towards future producer positions.
Under the direct supervision of the Director, Operations.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Serve on various insurance related projects; may include:
NAICS – SIC Code conversion; establish relationships between customer/industry and carrier.
Operational support projects.
Profitability and trending analysis.
Participate in actuarial analysis for assigned project(s); specifically employee benefits (EB) project to increase larger, self-funded client business.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities :
In addition to the list below, it is understood that all positions within the Corporation require individuals who possess a pleasant and friendly personality, project sensitivity towards customers and fellow employees, and maintain a neat and clean professional appearance . Further, all employees will have access to confidential, sensitive and/or non-public customer information and it is expected that each employee will have the ability to ensure their work locations and activities comply with the Information Security Policy.
- Learns quickly when facing new problems
- Open to change, experiments and tries new solutions
- Enjoys the challenge of unfamiliar tasks
Position Requirements :
- Can multi-task to accomplish required workflow assignments
- Able to pick up and put down work when assignments change
- Keeps information and files arranged to accomplish work
Education - Undergraduate student majoring in insurance, risk, sales, or business related field.
Experience - Junior status as of position of start date.
Other - Minimum 3.0 G.P.A.
Written by: D. McDonald
Approved by: T. Ford
Successful candidate will be an Undergraduate student majoring in insurance, risk, sales, or business related field. Junior status as of position of start date. Minimum 3.0 G.P.A.
First Merchants Bank - 20 months ago