The Chubb Academy Continental Europe Underwriting Internship Program 2023
What is the Chubb Internship Program?
Chubb Internship Program oﬀers the chance to have practical, real-world experience at one of the world’s leading P&C insurance companies. As a part of the program, you will have the opportunity to work on business speciﬁc projects where you will gain knowledge and experience to supplement and strengthen your academic skills. For those who excel in the program, we would welcome the opportunity to discuss full-time employment opportunities at Chubb after graduation.
8-week summer internship that offers targeted business training designed to help you refine your professional skills and acumen critical to the success of Chubb professionals.
Technical training to deepen your skill level within your chosen discipline; and an understanding of our broader industry.
Access to additional training to compliment your professional development.
What is Chubb Academy?
Chubb Academy is a 24-month-long career programme that provides successful candidates with the opportunity to develop skills relevant to the insurance industry, in particular underwriting across multiple products.
We believe in learning by doing and therefore you will spend most of your time in the business working with our amazing employees supplemented with structured learning and personal development.
As an underwriting professional you will learn to use advanced tools to determine what risks Chubb can help cover.
You’ll work right in the heart of our business, interacting daily with diverse teams across the company that assist in the underwriting process. As an underwriting professional, you will work with our clients and brokers and provide a consistent, and exceptional service.
Why choose a career in insurance?
Chubb is the world’s largest publicly traded property and casualty insurer. Across EMEA we operate in 29 countries and have more than 60 offices. As an underwriting company, we use a wide range of skills to understand our customers’ needs and deliver the right cover, so if they need us, we are there to get them back on their feet after a loss. We combine the precision of craftsmanship with decades of experience to craft and deliver the very best insurance coverage and service to individuals and families, and businesses of all sizes.
Who we’re looking for
Our aim is to build a diverse and mobile community of talent, and the programme is aimed at candidates who want to kick-start or accelerate their career. Previous experience in the insurance sector, or a university degree, is not required.
You will be interested in building a successful and longer international career in our organisation. You are a fast learner with a “can-do” mentality and committed to delivering excellence. You are fluent in English which is Chubb’s corporate language in addition to one other European language. You are based in Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, The Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or Turkey.
What we offer
Chubb Academy is a foundational building block for an internationally focused career, initially in property and casualty commercial insurance, with a view to moving into a professional role in any part of the organisation.
Over the course of 24 months, successful candidates will spend 20% of their time participating in structured learning, and 80% of their time completing on-the-job training.
Training will be based on Chubb’s Craftmanship Curriculum and encapsulate other technical training relevant to the insurance industry, Chubb systems, and digital and business skills.
Each participant will have a mentor or buddy to help them navigate through professional situations in their early development.
Where appropriate, participants will be involved in cross-border/cross-functional projects allowing them to expand their network and be exposed to senior management.
What you’ll gain
Through the Chubb Academy programme, you’ll build new skills and capabilities, including:
- Underwriting skills across a range of insurance products.
- Customer-focused thinking with a view to maintaining a profitable portfolio and identifying developing market needs.
- Digital capabilities enabling data-driven decisions.
- Solid understanding of end-to-end underwriting processes, and the ability to manage portfolios of customers.
- Cultural awareness.