We are looking for a Marketing / Business Development intern to take part in the iptiQ Americas team that falls under Swiss Re. iptiQ is the B2B Life Insurance business unit of Swiss Re.
About the opportunity: The role will be working directly with the different members of the Marketing, Product & BD team as well as collaborating with other functions and departments including local underwriting, actuarial, claims, accounting and finance teams.
A successful candidate must be able to work at a high standard on their own as well as in a variety of project teams. They also will ensure good communication and within the Client Markets team as well as other local functions they work with.
Tasks to be performed could include: • Assist with the development of client and prospect analysis including strategy, structure, financials, buyer segmentation, etc. • Assist with the development of client strategy and action plans that align with divisional financial goals. • Monitor the insurance and reinsurance industry for market trends and developments including competitor intelligence (eg product/ pricing comparisons). • Support with some excel and access pivot table work • Liaise with the Business Unit & local peers to ensure complete and accurate information is captured from existing systems • Provide services to internal customers (ad-hoc analyses, presentations, stakeholder consulting)
PROGRAM DETAILS Every year, Swiss Re offers internships to a number of bright and highly motivated students, enabling them to benefit from the company's global perspective and to discover the world.
A Swiss Re internship can be much more than a temporary job - it can be your first step to a rewarding career.
The program is expected to last 12 weeks, offers competitive salaries, and is offered in different Swiss Re locations.
REQUIREMENTS • In Junior year of an undergrad degree program • Exceptional academic performance (GPA of 3.0 and above) • Excellent oral and written communication skills • Commercially driven • Experience with Excell/ Access is plus • Must be self-motivated, hardworking, analytical and proactive • Must be able to work well with individuals at all levels within the organization and be able to articulate ideas
Swiss Re is the world's leading and most diversified global reinsurer. The company operates through offices in over 25 countries. Founded in Zurich, Switzerland, in 1863, Swiss Re offers financial services products that enable risk-taking essential to enterprise and progress. The company's traditional reinsurance products and related services for property and casualty, as well as the life and heal...th business are complemented by insurance-based corporate finance solutions and supplementary services for comprehensive risk management.