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 a Commerical Surety Internship in our Surety Business Unit located in our Atlanta, GA location for the summer of 2023. This internship will enable you to experience and learn about more than one role within the Surety Business Unit; exposing you to a diverse range of roles and responsibilities within our Commercial and Contract departments. Please note, IAT works on a hybrid schedule, working from the office Monday through Wednesday with the option of working remotely Thursday and Friday.
Perform financial and account analysis of pertinent financial date, authority, and referral requirements for consideration of new, existing, and renewal business.
Set up financial backer/account files.
Request and gather financial information on assigned accounts.
Maintain and request updated information to provide to underwriters for review.
Start the appointment process of new agents.
Handle the servicing of new and existing agents.
Perform other duties as needed.
Rising sophomore or higher pursuing degree in Risk Management, Finance, Mathematics, Business, Economics, or related degree.
Analytical thinking skills.
Strong communication skills both with Technical and non-Technical resources.
Willingness to learn.
Proficient with Microsoft office.
Ability to work independently.
Above average computer skills.
Must be authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship by employer, now or in the future.
Preferred to have:
Have taken at least one accounting or financial oriented course
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and participate in E-Verify.
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!
COVID 19 Statement
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.