At IAT Insurance Group (IAT), interns are valued members of our organization. Our internship program aims to provide meaningful, thought-provoking work to each candidate that joins the team.
Our internship program matches qualified students with the opportunity to participate in real world situations, obtain industry knowledge, receive on-the-job training, and gain career enhancing technical skills that will foster professional growth. Furthermore, our internships are designed to provide each participant the opportunity to network with subject matter experts within the industry as you work to build your professional skills.
At IAT, we believe that our diverse backgrounds, life experiences and perspectives help us make better decisions and ultimately be more successful. That's why we're making an active effort to not only recognize the importance of diversity and inclusion for our growth, but to also root a culture that encourages and embraces unique perspectives. We believe that when employees feel comfortable enough to come to work and express themselves, innovation and productivity flourish. The bottom line is, we want all employees at IAT to feel like they belong.
IAT Insurance Group has an immediate opening for an Underwriting Internship within our Surety Business Unit located in our Orlando, Florida office for the summer of 2023. This role is ideal for individuals interested in a long-term career within the insurance industry.
This internship will provide you the ability to learn the basics of underwriting while helping to facilitate and improve existing work. This role will not only provide you with exposure to subject matter experts, but also provide you with in-depth knowledge of how a high functioning Underwriting department works. Please note, IAT works on a hybrid schedule, working from the office Monday through Wednesday with the option of working remotely Thursday and Friday.
Participate in educational sessions with the underwriting team, product and claim experts
Setting individual goals and working towards achieving those goals throughout the summer
Learn the basics of underwriting - apply concepts to actual accounts and present underwriting findings
Organize and present a capstone project to the underwriting team and peers
Perform other duties as needed
Rising sophomore or higher pursuing a degree in Risk Management, Finance, Mathematics, Business, Economics, or related degree
Willingness to learn financial analysis
Analytical thinking skills
Strong Communication skills both with Technical and non-technical resources
Proficient with Microsoft office
Ability to work independently
Above average computer skills
To qualify, applicants must be authorized to work in the United States and must not require VISA sponsorship, now or in the future, for employment purposes
IAT is the largest private, family- owned property and casualty insurer in the U.S. Insurance Answers Together is how we define IAT, in letter and in spirit. We work together to provide solutions for people and businesses. We collaborate internally and with our partners to provide the best possible insurance and surety options for our customers. It’s about far more than being a workplace. We’re a work family.
At IAT, our fundamental belief is to a create a culture where all employees are heard and have a sense of belonging. Inclusion and Diversity are not just initiatives, it’s how we live. We’re committed to driving and building an open and supportive culture. By embracing the uniqueness of our employees, investing in their development, listening to, and engaging their ideas, we are stronger as an organization.
Our employees propel IAT forward – driving innovation, stable partnerships, and growth. That’s why we continue to build an engaging workplace culture to attract and retain the best talent.
Come join the IAT family!
IAT actively tracks COVID vaccination rates, possible symptoms, and cases across the organization so we can make informed decisions about workplace safety. As a result, while IAT does not require employees to be vaccinated, employees are required to log their vaccination records and attest daily to being symptom free before entering IAT offices.
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For more than 25 years, IAT Insurance Group has partnered with agents to offer specialty property and casualty products to meet the needs of individuals and businesses alike. Our independent ownership and financial stability allow us to focus on long-term results and prioritize our partners’ success. With an extensive and ever-growing portfolio of insurance products, we work closely with agents to find the right solutions to help them compete both today and into the future.
We want IAT to be an amazing place to work, and we strive to make that a reality every day. In fact, building an engaging workplace culture that attracts and retains the best talent is one of our core values. Learn more about our culture: https://www.iatinsurancegroup.com/careers/culture.