Zurich NA Direct Markets Internship (summer 2022) in Overland Park, Kansas
Direct Markets Internship (summer 2022)
Zurich is currently looking for aProperty & CasualtyRetailIntern to work out of ourDirect MarketsBusiness in our Overland Park, KS office.
Direct Markets offers a wide range of solutions designed to meet the changing risks and profitability needs of franchise auto, motorcycle and powersports and RV dealerships through our direct sales force and select agents. Our business was started by a group of auto dealers in 1922, and our customers have been closely involved in developing our products for more than 90 years. We provide the Unicover VII policy, which is a copywritten package garage policy, to all of our target market risks. We also offer other brokered products through our in-house agency. Our F&I products are sold to retail customers of auto and motorcycle dealers.
This intern will work under immediate supervision and perform requested tasks alongside professionals who perform these roles. Generally, this position is part of a summer program with an assigned mentor.
What this opportunity offers:
Compare property information on the current policy with information on value 360 reports and identify discrepancies
Red State review and re-entry options
Review historical loss/premium information
Strategic growth initiatives
LP process enhancements including value proposition improvements.
Preparing for policy system innovations.
Risk engineering review
Become familiar with using CYA reports, identifying loss trends and how to help reshape that line of business
Learn basic property underwriting fundamentals as well as property exposures and guidelines
Understanding our overall strategy
Other development opportunities:
Customer Visits (Depending on Covid-19 rules)
Loss prevention strategies
Actively pursuing a bachelor’s degree
Currently enrolled in a bachelor’s program and will be enrolled in the fall of 2022
Two or more years of college coursework (should be a rising Junior or Senior)
Be legally eligible to work in the U.S indefinitely
Pursuing a bachelor’s degree in inRisk Management, Insurance,or related Business field
Minimum cumulative current grade point average of 3.0 (current could mean last semester GPA)
Intermediate Microsoft Office
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Problem-solving skills in a customer-focused environment
Strong Presentation Skills
Experience in a leadership role
Self-motivated and able to work independently
Strong interest in the insurance industry
A future with 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 148 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 click here (https://www.zurichna.com/careers) to learn more.
As a global company, Zurich recognizes the diversity of our workforce as an asset. We recruit talented people from a variety of backgrounds with unique perspectives that are truly welcome here. Taken together, diversity and inclusion bring us closer to our common goal: exceeding our customers’ expectations. Zurich does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. EOE disability/vet
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Location(s): AM - Overland Park
Remote Working: No
Schedule: Full Time
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