Market Range: For this position, we anticipate offering an hourly rate of $23/hr depending on relevant factors, including experience and geographic location.
Internal Number: 23015014
If you’re looking to add value, make an impact, and use strong analytical and math skills in a fast-paced environment, starting your career within the Risk Management & Underwriting Leadership Development Summer Internship Program (RULDP) will allow you to do all this and more.?Underwriters evaluate the risk of?insuring?a potential customer and use that information to set premium rates for insurance coverage. As part of our internship program, you will directly impact our business on a daily basis by protecting?the company's sound financial position and enabling us to meet our financial commitments to our clients.??
What you’ll do:
Our Risk Management & Underwriting Leadership Development Program (RULDP) is looking for motivated individuals to join us in the 10-week RULDP Explore Summer Internship Program. The internship is designed to further develop analytical skills and business acumen in a dynamic and flexible work environment. With a strong focus on providing, you with the experience of being a full-time employee, our internship is a great way to assess whether the underwriting profession and The Cigna Group are a good fit for you. RULDP Explore Internship offerings:
Real Work: you will be assigned underwriting responsibilities to make direct contributions to our underwriting goals, as well as an intern project that will challenge your problem-solving and innovation skills.
Dedicated Training: We will provide you with the foundational underwriting knowledge you need to be successful within the internship program. then Real Work: you will be assigned underwriting responsibilities to make real, direct contributions to our underwriting goals through live casework
Community: you will have the opportunity for visibility with senior management as well as one-on-one learning with underwriting professionals, who will share their knowledge, experience and assume roles as individual coaches and mentors.
Speaker Series: you and your fellow interns will be exposed to a variety of lectures and presentations given by members of the community.
Compensation: earn a highly competitive hourly rate in addition to gaining valuable work experience.
What you need to do the job:
Ideal candidates will be progressing toward a bachelor's degree and have completed 3 years in a preferred major and/or minors including Risk Management, Economics, Finance, Accounting, Management, Mathematics, and Business
Preferred GPA of 3.0 or higher
Strong analytical and strategic thinking skills
High comfort level with math/numbers
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Proficiency with Microsoft office software, especially Microsoft Word and Excel
An interest in pursuing a career in underwriting
Location: Hybrid in Bloomfield, CT; Philadelphia, PA; Franklin, TN; Chattanooga, TN; Denver, CO; and Scottsdale, AZ. A hybrid position means that you will be expected to work in-person at your assigned office location more than 50% of time per week, with flexibility to work at home for balance of time. The internship is paid, and housing assistance is not offered.
Work Authorization: One goal of this internship program is to prepare and identify qualified candidates for roles with Cigna post-graduation. Therefore, this temporary internship is open only to individuals who are eligible for employment in the United States and who would not require visa sponsorship now or in the future.
Doing something meaningful starts with a simple decision, a commitment to changing lives. At The Cigna Group, we’re dedicated to improving the health and vitality of those we serve. Through our divisions Cigna Healthcare and Evernorth Health Services, when you start a career with us, you’ll have the opportunity to experience new roles, teams, and ways of working as you grow throughout the organization. Regardless of where your role falls within the business, you’ll have the opportunity to drive growth and improve lives of those around the world.