Auckland City, AucklandFunctional Area : UW - UnderwritingEstimated Travel Percentage (%) : No TravelRelocation Provided : NoAIG Insurance New Zealand LimitedPortfolio Solutions at AIG New Zealand is looking for an up-and-coming university graduate keen on establishing a career of an underwriter as part of a two-year structured training and development program.
At AIG, we are constantly working to ensure that all employees have the training and skills they need to have a rewarding and successful career.
Designed with that commitment at its core, our Early Career program provides a platform for participants to launch or accelerate their careers.
Through a range of approaches including innovative experiential learning and technical training, performance assessments, formalized mentoring, and exposure to senior leaders, our Early Career program offers unparalleled development opportunities for our diverse early career talent pool.
The program is designed to evolve with the rapid pace of technological advancements and changing employee preferences to ensure that today’s participants become leaders capable of conquering tomorrow’s challenges.
At the start of the program, you will join a class of hundreds of analysts at a global New York induction summit for the initial training where you will build your peer network and meet our senior leaders.
There will also be opportunities to convene the group during and at the end of the program, providing you with the greatest level of global exposure.
Over the two-year duration of the program, successful candidates will work in a dynamic environment combining formal and experience-based training alongside meaningful and rewarding work experience.
Then, guided by experienced professionals, they will put the skills they learn into practice in a supportive corporate environment.
Your Future TeamYou will be a member of the Portfolio Solutions team at AIG New Zealand. It is a diverse team of 8 based in Auckland.
Our mission is to help businesses and people to prepare for the unknown. We provide a broad spectrum of products including business packages designed for small to medium enterprises (SME) sold through our broker partner network.
These products encompass property and liability.Our culture is based on underwriting excellence and strong team ethic. We are looking for an enthusiastic, committed and well-presented team member with a demonstrated ability to take initiative and learn tasks quickly.
Most importantly, successful candidates will need to demonstrate an interest in the insurance industry, a drive to succeed in the program as well as in developing professional skills in a corporate environment.
Your RoleOver the course of the program, you will have an opportunity to get exposure to the following functions in Portfolio Solutions on a rotational basis : Underwriting Operationsoperational support including but not limited to ongoing support activities for our SME Package team.
you will also be invited to participate in broker meetings to learn how AIG promotes and discusses its products and servicesTechnical & Product Developmentyou will be introduced to aspects of technical underwriting and the underwriting manuals and underwriting guidelines used to prescribe AIG’s risk selection and underwriting approachyou will also spend some time learning about the Portfolio Solutions product development function and may participate in product research & development function.
Portfolio analytics and portfolio managementyou will be introduced to the portfolio and performance management framework employed within Portfolio SolutionsJob RequirementsProfessional / technical skills and experiencePreferably will have graduated by July 2020 with a degree in ANY major (recent graduates with up to 1.
5 years of experience will also be considered);It is mandatory to hold a legal right to work in New Zealand at the time of your application.
Sound communication skills including written and verbal / presentation skills.It has been and will continue to be the policy of American International Group, Inc.
its subsidiaries and affiliates to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, age, gender, gender expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected categories.
At AIG, we believe that diversity and inclusion are critical to our future and our mission creating a foundation for a creative workplace that leads to innovation, growth, and profitability.
Through a wide variety of programs and initiatives, we invest in each employee, seeking to ensure that our people are not only respected as individuals, but also truly valued for their unique perspectives.