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Summer Internship- New Business Intern at National Life Group

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Employer: National Life Group

Expires: 04/30/2020

Internship, New Business Intern- National Life Group – USAWhat you’ll be working on:Assist with underwriting Research and Development initiatives by providing actionable, data driven insights to decision makersHelp improve the technical framework for a systematic retro-study tool, to assess protective value of new pieces of underwriting evidenceAnalyze data from our automated underwriting engine to help inform rule changes, prevent fraud, and improve straight through processing rateAssist with various predictive modeling projects such as risk classification, clean-sheeting detection, early claim forecasting, and smoker non-disclosureEnhance existing data visualizations by partnering with consumers to understand opportunities for improvement and enhancementProvide ad hoc reporting and analysis to various leaders within operationsSupport the development of our analytics community through collaboration with other analysts and education of our customers at all levels of the organization on metrics, dashboards and tools.Partner with both the Business and IT to support and drive towards a culture of data and analyticsWhat we are looking for:Studying in a quantitative field such as Data Science, Economics, Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Finance, or StatisticsAnalytical aptitude is essential, mathematical and statistical knowledge/experience helpfulPossess a customer service attitude and demonstrates effective communication at all levels of the organizationExperience with Tableau, Python, or R preferredStrong attention to detail and possesses the ability to reconcile reporting by explaining relevant variable and their respective impact on the reportingThirst for learning new things quickly, enjoy challenges and is a demonstrated self-starterNaturally inquisitive and willing to independently seek out knowledge, ask relevant questions and clearly formulate and articulate opinionsAbility to multi-task and meet deadlinesHighlights of the 2020 National Life Group Program:Lunch-and-Learn Series—6 business classes delivered by company leaders including:DISC – Understanding Work StylesBusiness EtiquetteGeneration DiversityFormal orientation and on boardingIntern Reception and OutingScholarship Award to Outstanding Intern of the yearCross-Departmental Group project focused on an enterprise-wide solution