Sales Intern - Summer 2021

at Global Atlantic Financial Group
Berwyn, Pennsylvania, United States

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Global Atlantic is one of the fastest growing companies in the Life and Annuity industry. We are focused on the U.S. retirement and life insurance markets with a broad range of annuities and life insurance options, as well as reinsurance solutions. Our success is based on competitive and innovative product designs, leading investment management and integrated risk management, along with highly experienced leadership.

Global Atlantic is looking for a diverse team of talented people who support our culture of collaboration and innovation. Our unique entrepreneurial culture encourages all employees to assume significant levels of responsibility. We are dedicated to the career development of our people because we know they are critical to our long-term success. Join our team and come grow with us.

In July 2020, KKR & Co. signed a strategic transaction to acquire Global Atlantic.  The transaction is expected to close in early 2021, subject to required regulatory approvals and certain other customary closing conditions.

POSITION OVERVIEW

The intern position based out of the Berwyn, PA office will support the efforts of the sales office for Global Atlantic including sales technology, training, internal communications and market research. This role will also shadow the various roles in distribution and will be responsible for supporting one of our sales divisions as they try to garner new sales.  This is an excellent opportunity to learn about the financial services industry and how a sales organization works.

  • Partner with sales teams to help drive financial advisor engagement within a defined territory
  • Assist with ongoing training initiatives when new products/features/processes are rolled out.
  • Assist external/internal wholesalers in planning and coordinating citywide events
  • Collaborate with Sales Office event planner to coordinator charity events and employee relations events
  • Participate in project meetings that affect distribution and sales support.
  • Analyze competitor materials in order to benchmark current affiliated marketing materials.
  • Develop and deliver presentation materials with other GA Interns.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Currently enrolled in a four-year degree program, with an anticipated graduation date of December 2021 or May 2022.
  • Able to communicate effectively with peers and management in both written and verbal form.
  • Strong presentation skills.
  • Demonstrated problem solving and decision making skills.
  • Results oriented. Works well both independently and in a team environment.
  • Understands and meets the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office products.

Total Rewards Statement

At Global Atlantic, enjoy a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, with a focus on pay equity and flexibility. We are proud to support work/life balance with flexible work arrangements that meet individual and business needs. A casual dress code, above-average paid time off, parental and military leave, adoption assistance and tuition reimbursement are just a few of the extra perks that make Global Atlantic a great place to work. We strive to foster a culture of total well-being through community outreach and charitable giving programs. 

Social platforms provide an environment to collaborate with others and participate in friendly competitions towards achieving physical, emotional and financial well-being. Our highly competitive health, retirement, life and disability plans can be tailored to best suit your needs and those of your whole family.

Global Atlantic is committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can meaningfully contribute to our success. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate in employment on any basis that is prohibited by federal, state or local laws.  More than that, we strive to be inclusive of all backgrounds and experiences, which we feel gives us a competitive advantage in the market and within our firm.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status. 

 This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship now or in the future

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