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MBA Summer Internship 2018

Business Role Type
Business Support Role
Business Support Departments
Executive/MBA
Location
Cardiff
External Closing Date
31/05/2018

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Would you like to work with talented and inspiring MBA colleagues in an innovative environment? Then we are the perfect company for you!

Join the Admiral Family as part of a team of Business Development Managers working on one or more projects in different business areas  (Marketing/New Products, Pricing, IT, Business Analytics, Telematics, Operations, according to your interest and business needs).

You will work as a Senior in-house consultant providing insightful review, perspective, and direction on the strategy of Admiral’s business.

 

WHAT

The internship includes:

  • Projects could include a combination of the following:
    • Working with Senior Executives to gain understanding of the key strategic issues facing the business
    • Exploring new ideas and opportunities, assessing their potential to become new products/services
    • Helping evolve early stage ideas into future-growth initiatives
    • Structure and execute operational and strategic initiatives by developing business plans, gathering and synthesizing relevant data, leading analyses and developing final recommendations
    • Communicating findings to senior management and to the broader organization.
  • Mentoring/Training
    • Benefiting from induction sessions to gain a solid understanding of the business
    • Attending networking events and coffee chats with the CEO and Senior Executives
    • Participating in team building activities
    • Reporting to Head of Departments

 

WHEN

The programme runs between June and September

 

WHERE

Admiral headquarters in Cardiff, Wales.

 

About you

  • Very entrepreneurial mindset with an interest in developing businesses
  • Fluent English; knowledge of French, Spanish and Italian is a plus
  • Although you don’t need to have any experience in the Insurance Industry, we value diverse skill sets
  • Analytical and strategic skills, yet highly pragmatic and results-oriented
  • Willingness to roll your sleeves up and learn from the bottom up, including getting on the phones with customers
  • Ability to blend in with a strong management team and culture
  • Personality and a sense of humour (we believe work should be fun!)
  • Passion to make things happen

 

Recruitment process

  • 1 step: Online Numerical Test
  • 2 step: Skype Interview with HR Manager
  • 3 step: Skype Interview with Head of Business Development Team
  • 4 step: Skype Interview(s) with Senior Manager

 

Opportunities after the internship

  • International Business Development Manager
  • International Pricing Manager