Underwriting Intern


Valencia, CA 91335
United States

Category
Industry
Insurance
Application Closing Date
12/31/2018
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
No
Degree Required
No
Security Clearance Required
No
Employment Type
Internship
Work Schedule
Intern
Travel
No Travel

Job Description
*Candidates must be local and able to work in Valencia, CA starting immediately through Summer 2019 while enrolled in a four-year degree program taking a full-time course-load.*

 

National Indemnity Company is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway group of insurance companies owned by Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

We have the need for an intern in our Underwriting Department at one of our owned agencies, Pacific Gateway Insurance Agency.

Hours:

  • Between 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
  • 15-30 hours per week during the school year depending on the applicant's schedule
  • 30-40 hours per week in the summer

Salary:

$12.00 per hour and up

Location:

28470 Avenue Stanford, Suite 325, Valencia, CA 91355

Duties in the Underwriting Department include:

  • Evaluating risk acceptability based on driver quality, loss history, and overall business operations
  • Identifying and communicating potential problems to lead underwriter(s)
  • Communicating pricing decisions to agents and answer questions

During this internship, the student will learn:

  • Fundamental concepts of insurance (including coverages & pricing)
  • An understanding of basic commercial auto insurance underwriting

Qualifications

  • Junior or senior standing
  • Major in business, math, or equivalent
  • Work with detail and accuracy
  • Knowledge of basic math
  • Excellent grammar, proofreading, and written communication skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines