Human Resources Intern- 2020 Graduate OR Master's Student

at Global Atlantic Financial Group
Hartford, Connecticut, United States


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.


* We are looking to start this position immediately or two weeks' notice at full time hours, 40 hours a week.* 

The HR Intern position is open to graduate students from any Business/Human Resources field of study. The Intern will join the Hartford office in support of Talent Acquisition and Human Resources Business Partner activities.  This position reports to our SVP, Head of Talent and the Job Functions may include the following:

  • Partnering with the Human Resources Business Partners in exit interviews, employee performance and talent reviews
  • Assist in the implementation of new Talent Management System, Success Factor
  • Strong sense of urgency to fulfill requests and reply to communication
  • Partner with the Talent team in assisting with recruiting for open positions
  • Maintain great communication with the candidates during their interview processes and Talent team
  • Have a strong background in Excel and a data driven mindset.
  • Creating learning tools and user guides for system implementation
  • Provide analytics, dashboards, metrics support and reporting from HR Platform
  • Support system administration of HR Platform
  • Analyze and present data through visualization tools


  • Currently enrolled in an accredited Masters Program part time or successfully completed a Bachelor's or Master's degree in 2020. 
  • Pursuing a masters degree in Human Resources, Business Administration or Communications preferred
  • Strong interest in a career path in Human Resources
  • Strong technical aptitude with MS Office including Excel and Outlook
  • Experience with Applicant Tracking Systems is a plus (Greenhouse)
  • Experience with Tableau is a plus
  • Experience with Data Analysis
  • Basic understanding of Recruiting and HR concepts, policies and procedures, and administrative procedures
  • Experience maintaining confidentiality of sensitive materials
  • High level of organization and attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-reliant; Takes initiative in problem-solving ; has confidence in abilities; knows when it is ok to ask for help
  • Expert prioritization and multi-tasking in a high volume, fast paced environment
  • Resilient in a changing environment with frequent interruptions
  • Strong customer orientation



Global Atlantic’s total rewards package is reflective of our corporate values, particularly diversity, excellence and innovation, with a focus on inclusion, pay equity, and flexibility. We are proud to support your personal and professional growth and well-being through programs such as educational assistance, virtual physical therapy, remote/onsite fitness reimbursement, a medical second opinion program, pet insurance, military leave, parental leave, adoption assistance, fertility and family planning coverage. We strive to foster a culture of total well-being through community outreach and charitable giving programs.

Global Atlantic is committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone feels like they 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. We encourage qualified applicants from all demographics to apply. 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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