Underwriting Internship – Global Risk Solutions – San Francisco (Summer 2019)

Posted 3 years ago

You know your business. We understand how to protect it.

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 Insurances internship program, youll have the chance to find out.

Youll 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, youll put your business skills to the test, develop new insight, and gain the high-demand experience that sets your resume apart.

As an intern in the Commercial Insurance Construction Underwriting department, you will develop skills necessary for success in underwriting casualty construction business. You will receive exposure to the business by assisting underwriting professionals responsible for managing sizeable and complex books of business. Target accounts are national large contractors with revenues greater than $250,000,000. Our underwriters demonstrate a high level responsiveness on supporting agent and broker relationships through successful negotiations, making underwriting a well-rounded career.

As an Underwriting Intern, youll:

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

A passion for customer service

Demonstrated organizational skills and ability

Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to negotiate successfully

Willingness to complete professional designation(s) and continued insurance education

Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (additional requirements may apply)

On track towards Bachelor’s degree with graduation dates of December 2019 – June 2021

Ability to work full time and commit to a 10-12 week summer internship

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.

Job: Underwriting
Primary Location: United States-California-San Francisco
Schedule: Full-time
Salary: $35,100-$40,950
Education Level: Bachelor’s Degree (16 years)
Travel: No

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