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Business Analytics Intern

About Us:

General Re Corporation, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., is a holding company for global reinsurance and related operations. It owns General Reinsurance Corporation and General Reinsurance AG, which conduct business as Gen Re.

Gen Re delivers reinsurance solutions to the Life/Health and Property/Casualty insurance industries. Represented in all major reinsurance markets through a network of more than 40 offices, supported by over 1,500 employees worldwide, we have earned superior financial strength ratings from each of the major rating agencies.

We offer an excellent summer 2018 opportunity for a Business Analytics Intern within our Data and Business Analytics, P&C Unit, located in our corporate headquarters in Stamford, CT.

Are you trying to decide between a career in marketing, consulting, financial analysis or sales? Why settle for one? A career as a Gen Re reinsurance underwriter combines all these fields within a collaborative, fun, high performing culture.

Your Role:

The Intern will learn the fundamentals of the reinsurance industry and gain insight into the challenges of managing analytics projects. The Intern will join the Data and Business Analytics team and have an opportunity to interact with senior division management as well as meet staff in other departments located in our corporate headquarters.

The primary day-to-day focus for the intern will be to support other members of the Data and Business Analytics team. Work may involve data assembly, cleansing and transformation, as well as, exploratory data analysis, and data visualizations. Work is done in a team environment, which utilizes the experience and knowledge of all team members. These exposures and projects will provide the Intern with an understanding of the dynamics of a corporate team and its environment.

In addition, the Intern will be assigned one or more research projects designed to meet a current department need and will be expected to provide a presentation to the team at the end of the Internship.


  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Must be pursuing a Master’s (preferred) or Bachelor’s degree
  • If pursuing a Bachelor’s degree, must be entering senior year of college in fall 2018
  • Strong data and analytical skills including knowledge of R or Python
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Interpersonal and critical thinking skills
  • Capacity to work in a team environment
  • Organizational ability and attention to detail
  • Self-starter

Additional Information:

  • Pay – $18/hr
  • Work week – normally 35 to 40 hrs per week
  • Duration – June 2018 – August 2018
  • Work status – must have the legal right to work in the U.S.
  • Focus of studies – Business Analytics, Data Science, Data Mining, or related field


Rachel Kuntz, Human Resources

Our Address:

120 Long Ridge Road
Stamford, CT 06902 (US)

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