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Surety Underwriting Intern - Summer 2018 - Excellent Finance Opportunity for Bilingual (Spanish/English) Finance, Economics, and Business Majors!

Liberty Mutual Insurance Company - Overland Park, KS

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Liberty Mutual Surety™ has an excellent Summer Internship opportunity working with our Contract and Commercial Surety team in our Overland Park, KS office during summer 2018.  This is a great opportunity for current and Bilingual (Spanish/English) Finance, Economics, and Business majors to learn more about our exciting Finance-based career, and interested in pursuing a full-time opportunity in Surety Underwriting upon graduation.

Students graduating winter 2018 or spring 2019 are strongly encouraged.

Who we are

Liberty Mutual Surety is a global operating division of Liberty Mutual Insurance, and is the 2nd largest and most admired Surety Company. We specialize in providing contract Surety bonds for construction firms, manufacturers and suppliers, and commercial Surety bonds for corporations and individuals on an account and transactional basis.  As a global operation, we conduct business worldwide through fronting relationships and Liberty owned subsidiaries, with bonds issued in over 40 countries. We pride ourselves on our outstanding service to agents and customers throughout our field offices across the U.S., and in Mexico, Canada, Brazil, UK, Italy, France, Germany, Hong Kong, and Australia.

Learn more about our exciting industry and our top development program HERE


The Opportunity:

During our concentrated Surety Underwriting internship, you will acquire and develop analytical skills and knowledge in financial and credit analysis, marketing, account evaluation, and/or contract and project risk assessment necessary to underwrite Surety bonds.  This program is designed to provide hands on experience in Surety Underwriting, and develop Surety knowledge by working with top industry experts on day-to-day activities, with the opportunity to practice business skills learned in school. This is a highly interactive, comprehensive, and structured internship opportunity directly related to building the skills and knowledge that will help you succeed in a full-time Surety career upon graduation.


 As a Surety Intern, you will have the opportunity to: 

participate in real work every day, whether dealing directly with the client base in Surety underwriting and claims or doing analytical work;

work on specific projects where they have defined tasks and learn from each one;

become familiar with the Surety industry, Surety systems, processes and procedures and procedures;

have a dedicated mentor and engage with team members from Administrative to Executive levels;

build business and professional skills that will prepare you for leadership positions; 

attend Surety’s New Hire training in Seattle, WA (based on dates);

study for the AFSB 151 module, necessary to obtain the Associates in Fidelity and Surety Bonding certification;

gain exposure to Surety’s various product lines and operating groups through job-shadowing activities; and

present to the group and management about your internship experience; and

gather experience that could convert to a full-time position upon graduation.

Interns also complement hands-on experience with training in the essentials of a successful professional life including networking skills, business etiquette, and project management.

Rising Seniors may have an opportunity to attend the Liberty Mutual Insurance Senior Forum - a three-day conference including Senior Executives and an inside look at the intricacies of the company structure, strategy, and vision.','!*!


Pursuing a Bachelor's in Finance, Economics, Business Administration, or equivalent and has completed or is enrolled in finance and accounting courses.

Meet minimum 3.0 Overall GPA requirements.  Must include Overall GPA on resume or upload most recent transcript.

Has a minimum of one (1) semester remaining prior to graduation.  Prefer students entering their Senior year, graduating late Spring/early Summer 2019.

Bilingual, with fluency in Spanish and English (verbal/written)

Has achieved academic recognition such as scholarships or honors list preferred.

Participates in school and/or community activities.

Seeking an internship with the potential to transition to a full-time position following graduation in a finance capacity and focusing on relationships.

Must be willing to relocate in the event a full-time position and/or upon completion of training program should a full-time position result.

Displays approachable and outgoing characteristics with natural interpersonal abilities.

Demonstrates superior written and verbal communication skills.

Ability to provide information in a clear, concise manner.

Ability to build and maintain effective relationships.

Demonstrates effective analytical skills to gather information, analyze facts, and draw conclusions.

Has general exposure and understanding of financial statements.



At Liberty Mutual, we give motivated, accomplished professionals the opportunity to help us redefine what insurance means; to work for a global leader with a deep sense of humanity and a focus on improving and protecting everyday lives.  We create an inspired, collaborative environment, where people can take ownership of their work; push breakthrough ideas; and feel confident that their contributions will be valued and their growth championed.

We’re dedicated to doing the right thing for our employees, because we know that their fulfillment and success leads us to great places. Life. Happiness. Innovation. Impact. Advancement. Whatever their pursuit, talented people find their path at Liberty Mutual.

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Liberty Mutual Insurance Company


Surety Underwriting Intern - Summer 2018 - Excellent Finance Opportunity for Bilingual (Spanish/English) Finance, Economics, and Business Majors! Liberty Mutual Insurance Company - Overland Park, KS, United States


Location: Overland Park, KS

Company Profile:
Liberty Mutual Holding defends our freedom to buy car insurance. As the parent company of Liberty Mutual Group and its operating subsidiaries, Liberty Mutual is one of the top property/casualty insurers in the US and among the top 10 providers of automobile insurance. The company also offers homeowners' insurance, workers compensation, general liability, group disability, fire and surety, and commercial lines for small to large companies. Liberty Mutual operates through four business divisions: Personal Insurance, Commercial Insurance, Liberty International, and Global Specialty. It distributes its products through a diversified blend of independent and exclusive agents, brokers, and direct sales.