Business Relationship Intern

at Global Atlantic Financial Group
Hartford, Connecticut, United States

**We are still hiring and interviewing for this position. We are conducting interviews over video. Our employees can voluntarily return to our office, and we are fully supporting remote work throughout the end of 2020.**

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 individuals who reinforce our culture of collaboration and innovation. 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.

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

POSITION OVERVIEW

The Business Relationship Intern is responsible for supporting the operational relationship with assigned distribution partners. The Intern will support employees who foster a strong partnership with distribution partners while working closely with internal teams to provide proactive operational support. The ideal candidate will demonstrate accountability, collaboration, strong relationship skills and have a drive to excel. Key responsibilities may include:

  • Provide support to the Firm team, Wholesaler Support team and Problem Management team
  • Support those who manage the operational relationship with assigned distribution partners by providing ongoing support for product, technology and service initiatives
  • Exposure to third party interaction and external relationships, will assist in the collection and analysis of data from these interactions in an effort to drive process improvements
  • Analyze data and create report using Excel and PowerPoint
  • Based on research findings, suggest updates to documentation of processes and procedures
  • Gain exposure to working with employees who serve as the primary liaison between sales and operations
  • Responsible for assisting in resolving operations-related issues and supporting the individual who is serving as the point person for escalations
  • Collaborate with sales and operations leaders and provide support in efforts to increase distribution partner production
  • Partner with sales to identify and act on feedback and trends to aid in enhancing the overall producer experience

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in a Business Management related field, graduating in December 2021 or May 2022
  • Exposure to Data Analytics
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain professional relationships
  • Excellent communication skills, work ethic and high level of personal integrity and accountability
  • Ability to work in a highly collaborative and fast-paced environment

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. 

In Hartford, we actively partner with the Habitat for Humanity, Hands on Hartford, Hartford Public Library and Journey Home.  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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We encourage qualified applicants from all backgrounds to apply.  As such, we are committed to achieving a diverse candidate pool for open positions and that our interview teams are made up of employees from different backgrounds.  Sharing your background with us will help us with that focus, although recruiters and hiring managers will not have the ability to see individual responses (only aggregate information).  

This information is not used to determine who is selected for interviews or will be hired, but is helpful in identifying resources, sites and groups which add value in increasing our applicant pool and ensures that we attract the best and most diverse workforce.  This is purely voluntary but will help our mission to be inclusive.  

 

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