IptiQ Americas Fellowship 2021

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Location: Boston (MA) 

About Swiss Re 

This is your opportunity to join one of the world's leading reinsurers. Our reinsurance business at Swiss Re is about understanding and analyzing the major risks that concern the world – from natural catastrophes to climate change, from aging populations to cybercrime.  

We combine experience with expertise and innovative thinking to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. And we enable the risk-taking essential to enterprise and progress. This is only possible with around 10,000 truly exceptional Swiss Re people across our group worldwide.  

About iptiQ – a start-up company powered by Swiss Re  

We are a fast-growing unit, established to deliver innovative protection solutions sold to consumers through a wide distribution network. Our team delivers the coordination, infrastructure and competencies that are key to driving forward this new business, working closely with our partners and clients.  

Our mission is to reduce the protection gap by simplifying life insurance and making it more accessible so that people can protect themselves and their loved ones. Our motto is to "provide protection solutions as they should be". This means delivering solutions consumers feel good about buying and we feel good about selling.  

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees and customer experience. Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best in offering digital insurance solutions in the world. 

You will be working with some of the brightest and smartest people who are set to change the insurance industry. 

About Eligibility and You 

* You have graduated within the last five years. 

* You will be graduating by May 2021

* You have an associate degree or a four-year degree.   

* You are curious and flexible, with a collaborative mindset.  

* You are comfortable with sharing opinions.  

* You are practical and results oriented. 

About the Role 

* Each of the fellowships will be a one-year fellowship and provide company designated benefits.   

* The fellowship is a gateway for positions within Swiss Re group or other partner companies in the insurance industry, however, employment beyond the one-year period is not guaranteed.  

* You will be assigned to a coach, facilitating the onboarding to our team and providing you steer and guidance during your one-year fellowship.  

* A well-thought-through curriculum has been prepared for you, underpinning your fellowship and easing your entrance into the insurance industry.  

*The salary ranges from $65,000 -$80,000 for the fellowship.


About the Fellowships 


Strategy and Risk Management 

Data Analyst 

Digital Sales & Marketing 

IT Development and Services 

You will work closely with the CEO, Head of Strategy and the Senior Leadership team to help define, articulate and support corporate strategy for the region. You will frame and analyze complex business problems, identify opportunities and partner with the managers to drive execution, governance and communication. You will work collaboratively across the business to inform and influence decision making, ensuring alignment of tactical decision with the strategic objectives of the business.  

You will be driving the key data initiatives leveraging deep dive analysis, segmentation and slicing and dicing of results to extract actionable insights. You will work with business to identify ways to achieve strategy using analytics and technology and improve conversion rate. You will provide business and customer insights based on data analysis and funnel conversions.  





You will be a member of the Sales and Marketing team and will be in a unique position to collaborate closely with colleagues across the organization.

 In your role, you will engage with iptiQ's business development team to onboard new partners, act as a junior account manager to nurture and grow existing relationships and support digital marketing campaigns.

 You will also be responsible for managing, reporting and tracking distribution partner results against our target key performance indicators.


You will be working on several of the key technology initiatives leveraging cutting edge data, cloud and integration technologies. Working within Technology solution team, you will be involved in designing, developing or servicing end to end applications. You will be involved in dealing with Database, client side and server-side components, UI and integration of the application.    



The Company is an equal opportunity employer. It is the practice of the Company to recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, pregnancy, sexual orientations, marital status, military status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Decisions on employment are solely based on an individual's qualifications for the position being filled.  

During the recruitment process, reasonable accommodations for disabilities are available on request. If contacted for an interview, please inform the Recruiter/HR Professional of the accommodation needed. 

Join us for our upcoming webinar:


 iptiQ Americas Fellowship 2021
A fellowship opportunity providing a gateway for positions within Swiss Re group or other partner companies in the insurance industry.
When: Tuesday, March 30, 2021


Time: 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


 Questions: email Mary.williams@uncf.org



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