2018 Summer Intern - Actuary

<p><strong>With more than 8,000 employees, we are the largest health insurance company in Michigan. We offer an exciting work environment with a diverse group of employees. Our goal is to make health insurance easier for our members. We want to transform the industry and become a resource that people can trust. Interested in joining us?</strong></p>

Detroit, MI

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (Internships)

Our Mission: We commit to being our members&rsquo; trusted partner by providing affordable, innovative products that improve their care and health. Our Customer Commitment: We aspire to be clear and simple, to help you make the right choices, to offer valuable coverage, and help you get quality health care for you and those you love. Our Commitment to our Social Mission: Increasing access to affordable health care Enhancing the quality of care patients receive Improving the health of Michigan&rsquo;s citizens and communities.&nbsp; <p><br />Our employees are eligible for several great perks:</p> <ul> <li>Comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance</li> <li>401(k) with company match</li> <li>Annual bonuses</li> <li>Tuition assistance</li> <li>Paid parking</li> </ul> http://www.bcbsm.com

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Internship

Paid Internship

Overview: <p>The 2018 Summer internship with the Actuarial team at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan or Blue Care Network of Michigan will provide an outstanding opportunity for you to develop Healthcare Actuarial experience, working on real projects, developing relevant skills, within a fun yet professional work environment.</p> <p>We challenge our interns with projects that stimulate creativity and analytical thinking to solve real healthcare problems, identify trends, create new programs, and validate existing programs amongst a variety of other responsibilities.&nbsp;&nbsp; The internship will be in downtown Detroit or in Southfield, MI depending on the team you are chosen to join.</p> <p>Develop your Actuarial career with The Blues!</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Intern Objectives:</span></p> <ul> <li>Learn about the Health Care Industry and Pricing.</li> <li>Become proficient in Excel and other technologies.</li> <li>Develop Communication and Analytical skills.</li> <li>Participate in Actuarial projects and meetings.</li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Assist Actuaries and Senior Actuaries on a variety of assignments</li> <li>Assist in the development of reserves, and/or perform follow-up studies.</li> <li>Assist in the construction of rates that are competitive and financially viable.</li> <li>Perform studies on rate adequacy or competitiveness.</li> <li>Support the measure, reporting and projection of trends.</li> <li>Work with departmental databases.</li> <li>Help communicate results.</li> <li>Hands-on training with Competitive Pricing and Actuarial Services</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Currently enrolled college undergraduate or graduate student</li> <li>Majoring in Actuarial Science or Mathematics or a related field</li> <li>Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better</li> <li>Successfully passed at least one Actuarial exam</li> <li>Strong Communication skills</li> </ul>