Sedgwick, the global leader in claims management, has an exciting opportunity and is actively recruiting and interviewing College sophomores and juniors for summer break 2022 to participate and perform in a structured, mentored internship role as defined by the sponsoring department management; introducing them to a career in Insurance to complete non-complex projects as assigned; and to report project results to the Operating Committee at the end of the internship which normally is a 12-week period Sedgwick helps people after a challenging life event – hurricane, fire or flood. Want to be part of restoring their future? Taking care of people is at the heart of everything we do.
PRIMARY PURPOSE: To introduce candidates to the Insurance Adjuster business with the upshot that they will desire to join the Sedgwick team upon graduation.
Core: Insurance Basics, Time Management, Business Writing and Communications Skills.
Operational: Systems (Xactimate, Python), claims process and production.
Professional: Data analysis, presentation skills and emotional intelligence.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS and RESPONSIBILITIES
Completes assigned non-complex projects as defined by the sponsoring department management.
Reports project results to the Operating Committee when the project is complete.
Shadows experts who investigate and assemble facts from an insurance perspective.
• Learns from business line leaders/experts to gain understanding of the insurance and engineering processes in office and in the field.
• Assists with projects, observes meetings and inspections.
• Participates in training on insurance coverages and principles, which may include analysis of loss experience, financial conditions and physical characteristics of risks.
• Formalized training in business skills, insurance basics, engineering, property adjusting, and forensic accounting.
Education & Licensing Current enrollment as a Junior or Senior in a degree program and in good standing at an accredited college or university is required. Grade Point Average of at least 2.5 or equivalent is A +.