Highmark Health Actuary Undergraduate Intern Summer 2019 - United Concordia Dental (UCD) in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania



Summer Internship for May-August 2019 in the Actuarial Department at United Concordia Dental (UCD) in Harrisburg, PA.


This job has the goal of providing the opportunity to acquire practical experience through direct exposure to the related business line(s) and to develop the next generation of diverse business professionals. To that end, the program will provide hands-on training and experience in the business line, expose the various career opportunities in the business line and related areas, and prepare participants for positions in the business.

Typical responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Incumbent will be tasked with well-defined independent project(s)

  • Working on projects with other members of the actuarial department.

  • Completing Ad-Hoc data collection, validation, and analysis.

  • Communicating results via emails, memos, and/or meetings


  • Full or part-time enrollment in an accredited college or university baccalaureate program.


  • Completion of an actuarial exam component or intention to pursue actuarial exams.

  • Ability to communicate effectively.

  • Experience in gathering and presenting data and reports

  • Willing to take initiative to analyze data and reports, to identify issues and problems, and to follow through to pursue resolution.


  1. Communicate effectivelywhile interacting directly with colleagues, clientele, and/or other internal or external constituencies in the planning of assignments and the resolution of day-to-day operational problems.

2.Under supervision, provide entry-level professional services as appropriate to the day-to-day operating objectives of the area. Receives guidance, training, and mentoring from senior personnel in planning and carrying out activities and assignments.

3.Undertake and/or participates in projects and programs designed to develop professional skills and expertise appropriate to the needs of the organization.

  1. Participatein the planning and implementation of unit projects and initiatives within area of expertise and ability.

5.As specifically requested by management, conductresearch and reporting inclusive of recommendations or alternative proposals for action.

6.Undertakerelated studies or enrichment programs as appropriate to the specific objectives of the operating unit.

7.Performmiscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.


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