Aetna Underwriting Internship in Overland Park, Kansas
Req ID: 51130BR
Start date: June 3rd, 2019End Date: August 9th, 2019 What it isAetna s internship experience is known as the Summer Associate Program and is a nationally recognized experience. It is a great way to gain confidence, sharpen your skills, and make a valuable impact on our company s mission to make a difference in people s lives. Our program has been recognized for 3 consecutive years as a result of VAULT s Top Internship Survey. Our Summer Associates gain valuable work experience and participate in:· A cross-functional project that provides solutions to real business issues at Aetna· Community service initiatives· A guided mentoring program· Networking events· Discussions with senior leadersAnd our Summer Associates have an increased likelihood to receive an offer for a future role with Aetna. The Underwriting Summer Associate Program serves as the pipeline for our Underwriting Training Program (UWTP) and Underwriting Leadership Development Program (ULDP), full-time positions after graduation. What are the goalsInterns will support the Underwriting teams in segments such as Territories, Public & Labor, National Accounts, Specialty and International. Scope may be limited to a single (or minimal number of) products, markets, financial arrangements and/or rating methodologies. This position involves technical work and application of underwriting, accounting and/or financial principles. Responsibilities include data analyses, reporting and rating functions. What you will do· Provide underwriting support for new business and/or renewals, accountings and/or specialized core functions.· Produce timely and accurate quotes, proposals, renewals and/or accountings.· Analyze input/outputs for reasonability (e.g., manual rates, benefit revisions, recorded claims, premiums, reserves, ECS charges, account structure, etc.).· Perform risk assessment functions as directed (e.g., claim determination and membership analysis) to set appropriate premium.· Utilize rating/financial tools, reference materials, prior carriers data and source systems for premium, membership and claim information.· Apply underwriting guidelines in qualifying risk of adding new members.· Request additional information as necessary and explains needs.· Identify and collect information critical to decision making. What you need· Strong math aptitude· Analytical, critical thinking and decision-making skills · Excellent communication skills, including the ability to articulate complex information in simplified terms· Ability to work in a fast paced, team environment and adaptability to changing priorities· Experience using Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel You are eligible if you· Are currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree (Risk Management, Economics, Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Finance, or related degree is preferred)· Have a 3.0+ major GPA (preferred)· Have an anticipated graduation date between December 2019 - June 2021· Have a willingness to relocate (if applicable)· Have an interest in a full-time position within the UWTP or ULDP upon graduation What we doAetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.
We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.
Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.
Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.
We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.
Please note that this position is not eligible for benefits.
Job Function: Special Situations
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.