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Travelers Insurance Company Underwriting Internship, Commercial Accounts (May to August) in Calgary, Alberta

Who Are We?

Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities. That’s Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers – and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.

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What Is the Opportunity?

The Travelers Intern program provides qualified candidates an excellent opportunity to gain first-hand business experience. As a Property and Casualty (Package) Underwriting intern/co-op, you will receive valuable on-the-job training such as understanding underwriting processes, risk analysis, business development and retention strategies, assessing P&C Risks, and being part of a collaborative team.

What Will You Do?

  • Complete challenging and meaningful work.

  • Learn about the insurance industry, different lines of business, interact with a variety of talented leaders from the organization and more!

  • Learn and understand effective strategies for profitable underwriting, business development and pipelining, customer service and retention, risk analysis, Property and Casualty Insurance and other ancillary coverages underwriting.

  • Develop knowledge of Travelers Mid-Market business, P&C Insurance, Business Processes, working as part of a collaborative team.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

What Will Our Ideal Candidate Have?

  • We are most interested in students who are serious about entering the insurance industry and who are excited about the prospect of making P&C underwriting their future career choice.

  • Preferred areas of study include Business Administration, Risk Management, and Insurance.

  • Undergraduate students completing their 3rd or 4th year preferred.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Strong problem-solving skills.

What is a Must Have?

  • Candidate must be pursuing a diploma or bachelor’s degree.

  • Working availability through summer semester.

  • Legally eligible to work in the Canada.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Travelers is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing accommodation to persons with disabilities. If you require accommodation during the recruitment or interview process we will work with you to accommodate your needs.

If you are a candidate and have specific questions regarding the physical requirements of this role, please send us an email (4-ESU@travelers.com) so we may assist you.