Swiss Re is a leading and highly 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 health business are complemented by insurance-based corporate finance solutions and supplementary services for comprehensive risk management. (For more company information, go to www.swissre.com).
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 10 - 12 weeks, offers competitive salaries, and is offered in various Swiss Re locations. The opportunity entails the development and management of the process and project timeline to deliver the SR US ORSA, and other risk reporting, in compliance with SR guidelines and regulatory requirements.
This role includes; coordination of the various inputs to the ORSA calculations and stress scenarios; coordination of Risk Reporting from key stakeholders in the US, UK and Zurich; consistency of the approach, analysis and conclusions; careful tracking of documentation versions; and above all coordinating the process to meet defined milestone and deliverable dates.
About the team
The Americas Risk team includes individuals with diverse backgrounds and talents including actuaries, finance and audit professionals and regulatory lawyers. Our team is responsible for enterprise risk management in the US, Canada and Latin America for Enterprise Risk over both assets and liabilities. We are looking for an intern to fill the role of Process and Project management relating to the Swiss Re US Own Risk Assessment (ORSA) and Risk Reporting in accordance with regulatory and internal guidelines.
Bachelor in mathematics, economics, finance/accounting, or risk management
Interest in enterprise risk management, solvency assessments, capital planning and regulatory reporting
Strong project management skills including good communication skills
Excellent organizational skills
Ability to work independently
Strong Word, Excel and Power Point skills
Excellent analytical skills and passion for financial services or insurance business
Excellent oral and written English
Team player who naturally brings individuals together as needed, across countries and functions
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.
The Company is an equal opportunity employer. It is the practice of the Company to recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, pregnancy, sexual orientations, marital status, military status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Decisions on employment are solely based on an individual's qualifications for the position being filled.
During the recruitment process, reasonable accommodations for disabilities are available upon request. If contacted for an interview, please inform the Recruiter/HR Professional of the accommodation needed.
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.