Zurich NA Senior Investments Intern (Summer 2023) in Columbia, South Carolina
Senior Investments Intern (Summer 2023)
Zurich Investment Management is currently looking for a Senior Investments Management Intern to join the team in the summer of 2023. The internship will be fully remote working directly with the Regional Investment Manager.
The Zurich Investment Management, North America team is responsible for the management of general insurance assets of North America. Our mission is to generate superior risk-adjusted returns relative to our insurance commitments.
As an intern, you will contribute to building technical investment management capabilities while learning about the institutional investment management lifecycle and processes, and specifics of insurance investment management. During his / her time, the intern will:
Facilitate implementation of investment analytics and work-flow processes
Work on a CIO dashboard for improved investment decision making
Learn directly from highly experienced investment managers
Potentially earn course credit
Skills the intern will develop/learn over the summer include:
Cash management within the investment process
Currently enrolled in an advanced degrees program (e.g., MBA, MS, or Ph.D.) or will be enrolled by the Fall of 2023
Possess an undergraduate degree from an accredited educational institution
Currently pursuing an advanced degree in any Corporate Finance, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, or other relevant STEM areas
Coursework in investments, finance, accounting, advanced mathematics
Coursework in statistics or econometrics
Coursework in programming (e.g., Python, R), data visualization (e.g., Tableau, Qlik, Power BI), and analytics tools
Familiarity with capital markets and asset classes
Quantitative/programming experience or project demonstrating capabilities
Attention to detail and high-quality work product
Openness to learning and professional engagement
Self-motivated and able to work independently to support the project and team goals
Familiarity with portfolio analytics and market data
The hourly rate for this role is $30.60. This is the range Zurich NA in good faith believes is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of the posting. This range is only applicable for jobs to be performed remotely in any US state. Base pay offered may vary depending on, but not limited to education, experience, skills, geographic location, travel requirements, sales or revenue-based metrics, and business needs. This range may be modified in the future. No amount is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable.
As a condition of employment at Zurich, employees must adhere to our COVID-related health and safety protocols ( https://www.zurichna.com/careers/faq ), including, without limitation, a requirement that employees attest as to their vaccination status with a YES/NO, and upload proof of vaccination status, or a negative COVID test result when applicable, to a third-party vendor. These protocols are continuously re-evaluated and the requirements may change at any time.
A future with Zurich. What can go right when you apply at Zurich?
Now is the time to move forward and make a difference. At Zurich, we want you to share your unique perspectives, experiences and ideas so we can grow and drive sustainable change together. As part of a leading global organization, Zurich North America has over 150 years of experience managing risk and supporting resilience. Today, Zurich North America is a leading provider of commercial property-casualty insurance solutions and a wide range of risk management products and services for businesses and individuals. We serve more than 25 industries, from agriculture to technology, and we insure 90% of the Fortune 500®. Our growth strategy is not limited to our business. As an employer, we strive to provide ongoing career development opportunities, and we foster an environment where voices are diverse, behaviors are inclusive, actions drive equity, and our people feel a sense of belonging. Be a part of the next evolution of the insurance industry. Join us in building a brighter future for our colleagues, our customers and the communities we serve. Zurich maintains a comprehensive employee benefits package for employees as well as eligible dependents and competitive compensation. Please clickhere (https://www.zurichna.com/careers) to learn more.
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Location(s): AM - Remote Work (US)
Remote Working: Yes
Schedule: Full Time
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