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Intern for its Cyber & Innovation and Academic Programmes

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Intern for its Cyber & Innovation and Academic Programmes

Internship: “Cyber & Innovation” + Academic Network, 100%
Starting immediately

Founded in 1973 by the CEOs of global insurers, The Geneva Association is an international
insurance think tank that produces and distributes high-quality research and analysis on global
strategic insurance and risk management issues.

Our research promotes policy-related and public discussions among our Members, academics,
standard setters, policymakers, governments, international organisations and the public at large.
The objective is to educate and develop understanding on the unique role and importance of
insurance in economies and for societies through publications, conferences and active discourse
with policymakers and others. The Geneva Association takes an active role in discussions with
policymakers, central bankers, regulators and supervisors on behalf of the insurance industry.

POSITION
We are looking for an Intern to support the Deputy Secretary General / Head of Insight in the
Research Programme “Cyber & Innovation” and in managing the Association’s Academic
Networks.

ACTIVITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Research Programme “Cyber & Innovation”:

  • Support with setting up an overall framework of the new research programme
  • Update research outlines for upcoming projects in 2017 and be part of some of these projects
  • Support the GA in its cooperation with international projects on Cyber

Academic Network

  • Stock-taking of the academic network initiatives of the GA
  • Update our existing database content (change of address, job titles, etc.)
  • Collecting, checking and validating data from a variety of sources (external databases,
    reports, websites, e-mails, letters, etc.)

REQUIREMENTS

  • Studying for a commercial diploma, Business Administration or Master’s degree (PhD would be a plus)
  • Some work experience in the commercial sector preferable
  • Database management experience is an advantage
  • Attention to detail and ability to multi-task effectively is a must
  • Highly professional with excellent interpersonal and communication skills in person, by phone and by e-mail
  • Proficient using standard MSOffice software such as Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook
  • Fluency in English required, knowledge of additional languages would be useful
  • Ability to be a contributing team player immediately

Interested candidates should send their CV and an accompanying covering letter to:

applications@genevaassociation.org

To learn more about us, visit our website www.genevaassociation.org.