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Insurance & Annuity Client Services Intern

Date: Feb 1, 2019

Location: Franklin, WI, 53132

An internship with Northwestern Mutual is so much more than a summer job or resume booster.  Carefully selected from universities across the country, with majors ranging from Accounting to Technology, our interns bring unique ideas and perspectives to our organization. In return, interns gain a real-world business perspective through hands-on learning and meaningful work.  


Your Northwestern Mutual colleagues will take time to teach you things that you can’t learn in the classroom, preparing you for your post-grad opportunity.  You’ll join a fun and relaxed work culture, enjoy lunch with your colleagues every day, and participate in social, professional, and philanthropic events. Our internship program ensures that you are immersed in everything that Milwaukee and Northwestern Mutual can offer.


We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Who You Are:

  • A fast learner and self-starter - you’ll work with colleagues who are incredibly talented, and always willing to share knowledge and a helping hand, so your willingness to take ownership of the outlined goals and make things happen is imperative
  • An empowered collaborator - you contribute ideas and initiative to your work with minimal supervision, and actively interact with team members whether near or far
  • A skilled communicator - you quickly elicit feedback, translate requirements, and troubleshoot issues with colleagues at all levels and from a wide variety of backgrounds


What You’ll Do:

  • Work within the Advanced Market Operations area of Insurance & Annuity Client Services to help with Universal Life (UL) platform testing and validation of product values/calculations.
  • Apply analytical and business knowledge in real-world setting to solve moderately complex problems
  • Assist in the development and implementation of business process-improvement initiatives
  • Understand and anticipate customer and client needs, and identify solutions
  • Provide analysis and opinions on department-wide operations
  • Independently manage and prioritize own time to meet agreed upon deadlines and productivity and quality standards


What You’ll Need:

  • Rising Junior or Senior pursuing a Bachelor’s in Actuarial Science, Mathematics or related field
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, decision-making, and customer service skills
  • Intermediate level proficiency using MS Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word required
  • Self-starter who is results-oriented, resourceful, analytical, innovative, and intellectually curious
  • Ability to work in Franklin, WI 40 hours per week during the summer break and potentially 20 hours per week during the school year.



The Northwestern Mutual experience is about the opportunity. It is without barriers, without ego — where feedback is essential, and collaboration is second nature. It clears the way for inspiration, innovation, and your impact to take hold.


Req ID: 24694
Position Type: Internship
Education Experience: High School Diploma/ GED Required
Employment Experience: 0-2 years
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Posting Date: 02/01/2019