Intern, Small Commercial Underwriting - New Hartford, NY
Location: Clinton, New York
Type: Full Time
Interested in a career in Underwriting? The Hartford offers a great opportunity to those currently pursuing their Bachelor’s degree.
WHAT ARE THE RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE POSITION?
The Small Commercial Underwriting internship program is designed to prepare college students for the commercial insurance market.
Achieve standards established for success in the program by completing daily assignments; plan and prioritize work activities to achieve desired results within necessary time frames
Actively participate by asking questions, volunteering answers, and assisting teammates as appropriate
Participate fully with the other interns on any group/team activities, as assigned by the manager
Effectively use on-line resources, automation tools, and computer software packages
Continuously develop and strengthen the skills required for success in the underwriting position
What’s in it for you?
Assigned to a challenging work experience to develop analytical, technical and leadership skills and build industry knowledge
Attend weekly business meetings and personal development workshops as well as meet regularly meet with your manager and peer mentor
Successful interns are offered full-time employment into the Small Commercial Underwriting trainee program
Students expecting to graduate in December 2022 / May 2023 with a Bachelor’s degree in Risk Management and Insurance, Business Administration, Finance and Accounting, Economics, Marketing, or Liberal Arts with minimum GPA of 3.0 is preferred
Must have a record of high achievement, analytical thinking, self-motivation, relationship building and a solid work ethic
Strong communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
Ability to analyze and reason through complex problems and make sound recommendations in a fast-paced environment
High energy self-starter, good decision maker with an entrepreneurial spirit
Solid time management skills
Computer savvy- experience with MS office suite
Competitive nature and strong desire to win
Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity or Expression/Religion/Age
With more than 200 years of expertise, The Hartford is a leader in property and casualty insurance, group benefits and mutual funds. The company is widely recognized for its service excellence, sustainability practices, trust and integrity.