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Zurich NA Underwriting Internship Summer 2021 Los Angeles in Los Angeles, California

Underwriting Internship Summer 2021 Los Angeles


Zurich is currently looking for a Commercial Underwriting Intern to support our Commercial Insurance team working out of our Los Angeles, CA, office.

This intern will work under immediate supervision. Performs requested tasks alongside professionals who perform these roles. Generally this position is part of a summer program with an assigned mentor.

Zurich does not offer school credit for Internships.

This position will be responsible for:

  • Underwriting basics – Mentor will teach what an underwriter does by topic.

  • Basic business unit financial reporting, e.g. Daily Sales Report and Bound not Booked

  • Pipeline management – Run report for targets by broker through the end of the year

  • Preparation and participation in Presentations and Stewardship meetings

  • Loss Summary review and inputs

  • Attend a broker meeting with Mentor

  • Financial reports for upcoming meetings through UW Desktop and Power BI

You will learn:

  • Organizational skills

  • Presentation skills

  • Insurance Underwriting basics

  • Collaborate with team

  • Time Management skills

  • Relationship management

Basic Qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled in a college or university program as a rising junior or rising senior and will be enrolled in the upcoming Fall Semester

  • Zurich approved Apprenticeship program including an Associate Degree and no prior experience required in the administrative area

  • Minimum cumulative GPA average of 3.0 (current GPA reported by your school)

  • Be legally eligible to work in the U.S. indefinitely

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrates problem solving skills in a customer focused environment

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Analytical skills

  • Possesses strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Excel and PowerPoint experience

  • Self-motivated, punctual, professional and able to work independently

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve.

Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world.

Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

EOE Disability / Vets

Zurich does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Any unsolicited resume will become the property of Zurich American Insurance. If you are a preferred vendor, please use our Recruiting Agency Portal for resume submission.

Primary Location: United States-California-Los Angeles

Schedule Full-time

Travel No

Job Posting 01/04/21

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 2100001R

It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.