The AFCO/Premium Finance Internship program provides college students with an 8 to 10 week experience where one can gain exposure to various fields in the insurance space. During this internship, interns will explore the insurance industry as well as AFCO and the Truist Insurance Holdings organization as a whole and the unique way each specific entity contributes to the overall success of the organization. Interns will gain general insurance and business insight, experience the company culture, and play a meaningful role in supporting the organization’s goals. Interns will also continue to develop leadership, communication, and collaboration skills.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Following is a summary of the essential functions for this job. Other duties may be performed, both major and minor, which are not mentioned below. Specific activities may change from time to time.
Each Intern will:
1. Learn about insurance through prescribed training, the industry workflow, and various divisions within the organization as assigned during the internship 2. Gain analytical, technical, and decision making skills through formal and informal learning opportunities 3. Complete special projects or assignments that assist the marketing, talent, or vender management departments in their mission and help the intern learn more about the corporate environment 4. Network with senior leaders, experienced teammates, and other interns to develop lasting professional connections 5. Receive formal and informal feedback throughout the program
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
1. Working towards the completion of an Associate’s, Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Insurance and/or Risk Management, Business, Marketing, Economics, Accounting, Statistics, Mathematics, other business, analytical, computer science, or data related field, any relevant degree, or advanced degree at an accredited college or university 2. Demonstrated strong academic performance and experience working on a variety of projects 3. Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills 4. Demonstrated proficiency in basic computer applications, such as Microsoft Office software products
1. Interest in pursuing a career in the insurance industry 2. Previous work experience or internship 3. Demonstrated flexibility in managing multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously 4. Demonstrated leadership aptitude 5. Intermediate Excel knowledge (Formulas, PivotTables, Etc.)
Truist Insurance Holdings is a global leader in insurance brokerage services and risk management solutions. Our highly personalized client service is fueled by efficient distribution, local relationships, and data-driven insights across the risk spectrum. Our strong U.S presence includes 250 offices and more than 8,300 teammates across six individual entities, including AFCO Premium Finance Company, Crump Life Insurance Services and McGriff Insurance Brokerage among others.