Generalist Risk Intern

at Global Atlantic Financial Group
New York, New York, United States


Global Atlantic Financial Group is a leader in the U.S. life insurance and annuity industry, serving the needs of individuals and institutions. With differentiated investment and risk management capabilities, deep client relationships, and a strong financial foundation, the company has established a track record of delivering proven, value-added solutions and long-term growth. Global Atlantic is a majority-owned subsidiary of KKR, a leading global investment firm that offers asset management and capital markets solutions across multiple strategies.

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.



The Global Atlantic offers an immersive 10 week summer internship program that allows students to learn critical skills in a business setting. Our program runs from June 6, 2022 to August 12, 2022. We offer Executive Business Overviews, Networking Challenges, Social Events, interaction with senior leaders, meaningful work and so much more. We pride ourselves on offering a diverse and inclusive environment for all to succeed. We are thrilled that you have considered Global Atlantic in your Internship search.

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


Investment Risk is a core functional area within Global Atlantic. Investment Risk’s day-to-day functions include:

  • Monitor GA investment portfolios to ensure compliance to limits
  • Support the Enterprise Risk Team
  • Provide risk assessment on new investment
  • Examine the quality of portfolio data


  • Monitor GA asset portfolios
  • Assess portfolio transition and trends since onset of COVID pandemic. The project will require the applicant to investigate and develop a thesis. It will conclude with a presentation to the risk group. Risk team members will provide guidance to help intern in formulating base thesis.
  • Integrate geographic displays in Tableau for GA real estate assets. This technical project will require knowledge and use of databases in conjunction with the Tableau software. Final product will be used to display GA real estate exposures in user friendly graphical format.
  • Research new asset related data to establish baseline risk scenarios.
  • Analyze new transactions to gauge impacts on capital charges.
  • Review and amend risk vectors used in models.
  • Establish and review risk limits.


  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Good exposure to SQL
  • Ability to solve problems independently
  • Strong work ethic
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

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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