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Underwriting Internship Program - Global Risk Solutions - New York, NY (Summer 2019)

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Underwriting Internship Program

Test drive a career at a Fortune 100 insurance leader.

Do you ever take a step back and wonder how your education connects to the real world? In Liberty Mutual Insurance’s internship program, you’ll have the chance to find out.

You’ll step inside our dynamic, innovative culture and apply your skills and knowledge to a variety of critical business assignments. Working side-by-side with our professionals inside the underwriting department, you’ll put your business skills to the test, develop new insight, and gain the high-demand experience that sets your resume apart.

As a Liberty Mutual intern, you’ll also have the opportunity to see if a career at our company is the right fit for you. Our team will support you with the tools, resources, as well as the educational and social programs you need to be successful. In addition, your supervisor, mentor, and recruiting team will be there to ensure you’re getting the most out of your experience. And a community of interns will provide the camaraderie and support you need to transition smoothly from school to work.

As an Underwriting Intern, you’ll:

  • Develop the judgment needed to ensure a profitable commercial book of business, with experienced underwriters or team leader guiding your way
  • Price business according to company underwriting and pricing guidelines and ensure that standards for timeliness are met
  • Develop on-going relationships with internal and external customers and monitor profitability and quality of submissions
  • Stay up-to-date with underwriting and/or product changes
  • Review and familiarize yourself with: policy coverages, agency relationships, underwriting and team guidelines, processes, and procedures, company business strategy and organization       


• Analytical and decision making skills, basic to intermediate level Microsoft Excel skills
• Strong customer service orientation
• Demonstrated organization skills and ability
• Effective interpersonal skills including ability to negotiate successfully
• Willingness to complete professional designation(s) and continued insurance education
• Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA; additional requirements may apply
Required steps:
You are required to complete an assessment as part of the application process for this position. Once you review your candidate profile and click submit, a link to an assessment will be provided. After clicking the link, you will also receive a direct link by e-mail that will allow you to take the assessment later if you choose.  Depending on the job, the assessment may take between 30 and 60 minutes and it must be completed to be considered for the position.

At Liberty Mutual, we give motivated, accomplished professionals the opportunity to help us redefine what insurance means; to work for a global leader with a deep sense of humanity and a focus on improving and protecting everyday lives.  We create an inspired, collaborative environment, where people can take ownership of their work; push breakthrough ideas; and feel confident that their contributions will be valued and their growth championed.

We’re dedicated to doing the right thing for our employees, because we know that their fulfillment and success leads us to great places. Life. Happiness. Innovation. Impact. Advancement. Whatever their pursuit, talented people find their path at Liberty Mutual.

Job: Underwriting
Primary Location: United States-New York-New York
Schedule: Full-time
Salary: $16-$20
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)
Travel: No
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