Professional Services Underwriting Intern
RLI is a different kind of company.
And this is a different kind of internship. When you join RLI, you become part of our entrepreneurial culture and the energy it fosters. RLI is a Glassdoor Best Places to Work where you will be learning from some of the best underwriters in the business and helping them get deals done that maximize profit in a fast-paced, fun environment. In this paid internship, you will join the RLI team and contribute to meaningful work that makes a measurable impact on our company and its customers.
At RLI, we focus on underwriting for profit — a different kind of business model that has helped us build a strong, successful company. For decades, our financial track record has been stellar — a testament to our culture and validation of our reputation as an excellent underwriting company. Our insurance subsidiaries are rated A+ “Superior” by AM Best company and A “Strong” by Standard & Poor’s. Check out our strong financial track record here.
Under frequent supervision, gain a broad understanding of the RLI business through real-world underwriting experience and on-the-job training.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities
Collaborate and work closely with underwriters and management to support the underwriting operation.
Conduct preliminary evaluations and investigation of construction applicants to determine submission eligibility guidelines.
Analyze and interpret data from various systems and underwriting sources.
Track renewal submissions and prepare renewal reviews.
Gain industry knowledge and experience outside of underwriting.
Research and deliver investigative findings to underwriters and management.
Complete project-based assignments as assigned.
Attend planned education and social activities in order to gain an understanding of the RLI business as well as network.
Education & Experience
Open to all majors. Strong preference toward candidates with a 3.0 GPA or higher.
Knowledge, Skills, & Competencies
Ability to analyze and resolve basic issues utilizing critical thinking skills.
Ability to clearly and effectively communicate with others.
Demonstrates strong work ethic.
Possesses relationship building skills.
Possesses basic computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Demonstrates excellent customer service skills.
Our Application Process
Submit your application by applying via the external link.
Receive invitation for phone interview with our Senior Recruiter, Brian Mason.
If applicable, receive invitation for first-round in-person interviews in our beautiful Tempe branch office (can be virtual in certain circumstances).
We are considering intern candidates for the Fall 2021 semester and if applicable, Spring 2022.
We pay all of our interns a competitive rate for the meaningful work they do for us! Inquire within.