Geico Business Leadership Summer Internship - Virginia Beach, VA in Virginia Beach, Virginia
Business Leadership Summer Internship - Virginia Beach, VA
Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States at https://geico.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/6354/other-jobs-matching/location-only
Internship at http://geico.referrals.selectminds.com/landingpages/internship-opportunities-at-geico-15
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Are you looking for an internship that provides real world business experience? During GEICO's 8 - 10 week paid summer internship program, you'll gain first-hand knowledge of our dynamic industry, work on meaningful projects, and have opportunities to network with leaders throughout our organization. This full-time program is designed to educate, stimulate, and develop future business leaders. It is well-suited for finance, accounting, risk management, economics, marketing, management, mathematics, and general business majors. You will be assigned a management mentor and take part in several individual and group projects with your team of interns. These assignments will include researching insurance industry trends, analyzing current business procedures in multiple departments, proposing new strategies for growing and retaining our business, developing marketing plans, and delivering presentations to management. Many of the project recommendations that GEICO interns make are seriously considered for implementation. At the end of the summer internship program you will have an understanding of what it takes to be successful in a multi-billion dollar corporation. Interns may also be considered for future career opportunities with our company. In fact, more than half of our summer interns accept full-time positions following completion of the program!
Pursuing a Bachelor's degree at an accredited college or university with a junior or senior status. (Graduation date of December 2017 to May 2018)
3.2+ cumulative GPA is required
Have taken a variety of business courses
Very good analytical and problem-solving skills
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work independently and within a team
High level of dependability
Demonstrated leadership potential
Strong understanding of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
For more than 75 years, GEICO has stood out from the rest of the insurance industry! We are one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing auto insurers thanks to our low rates, outstanding service and clever marketing. We're an industry leader employing thousands of dedicated and hard-working associates. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, we offer associates training and career advancement in a financially stable and rewarding workplace.
Benefit offerings for positions other than full-time may vary * Our associates' quality of life is important to us. If offered a full-time position post program completion and graduation, you would be offered full-time benefits as part of our comprehensive Total Rewards Program including:
401(k) and profit-sharing plans
Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
Paid vacation, holidays and leave programs
Associate assistance program
Flexible spending accounts
Business casual dress
Fitness and dining facilities (at most locations)
Associate clubs and sports teams
Federal Credit Union
Note: Housing is not a company-covered benefit for most locations.
GEICO is an equal opportunity employer. GEICO conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.
How to Apply
Click "Apply for Job" to complete your application. You will need an active email address and phone number. Upload your resume, cover letter and college transcripts (official or unofficial, including transfer credits), preferably as Word .doc files or PDF. Once you begin your application you can save it and access it later. Your application should include any work and/or internship experience from at least the past five years.