As a Pricing Actuary intern with iptiQ Americas, you would have a unique and exciting opportunity to join the team in charge of setting up and running a new US business unit within a global company. You will be part of a diverse and highly driven team committed to delivering value added services to Swiss Re's wide range of clients. This includes primary services that can help our clients increase insurance penetration and profitability in their markets.
The Pricing Actuary Intern with assist with the creation of pricing models, testing mortality table update, preparing and analyzing of mortality and lapse experience data and periodic studies Assist in the support of quarterly valuations and earnings analysis and maintenance of the reserve valuation system.
Every year, Swiss Re offers internships to a number of bright and highly motivated students, enabling them to benefit from the company's global perspective and to discover the world. A Swiss Re internship can be much more than a temporary job - it can be your first step to a rewarding career. The program is expected to last 12 weeks, offers competitive salaries, and is offered in different Swiss Re locations.
Interested candidates should apply through www.swissre.com/interns. Applications will only be accepted through our website. Duration of the internship: May 21 to August 10, 2018.
About the team
We are a start-up unit, established to deliver innovative protection insurance solutions sold through partners to consumers. Our team delivers the coordination, infrastructure and competences that are key to driving forward this new business, working closely with our partners and clients.
Our mission is to reduce the protection gap by simplifying life insurance and making it more accessible to people. Our motto is to "provide protection solutions as they should be". This means delivering solutions consumers feel good about buying and we feel good about selling.
In Junior year of an undergrad degree program • Exceptional academic performance (GPA of 3.0 and above) • Excellent oral and written communication skills • Commercially driven • Experience with Excel/ Access is plus • Must be self-motivated, hardworking, analytical and proactive • Must be able to work well with individuals at all levels within the organization and be able to articulate ideas
Requires attention to detail, good organization skills, and the ability to work independently
Pursuit of degree in math or actuarial sciences
Prefer initiation of Society of Actuaries exams
Technical skills using a desktop PC, Excel and Access, including visual basic
Swiss Re is the world's leading and most diversified global reinsurer. The company operates through offices in over 25 countries. Founded in Zurich, Switzerland, in 1863, Swiss Re offers financial services products that enable risk-taking essential to enterprise and progress. The company's traditional reinsurance products and related services for property and casualty, as well as the life and heal...th business are complemented by insurance-based corporate finance solutions and supplementary services for comprehensive risk management.