Actuarial Intern-Summer 2024 in West Des Moines, IA at Athene Holding

Date Posted: 9/12/2023

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are Athene. At Athene, we are driven to do more. We are a leading retirement services company that issues, reinsures and acquires retirement savings products designed for the increasing number of individuals and institutions seeking to fund retirement needs. We see every day as a new opportunity to measure ourselves against the best - and then we don't stop until we've set the bar even higher. We're ready to help you achieve more.


Working at Athene is more than an internship — it’s a game changer for your career. Being an intern at Athene is seeing your idea come into fruition through collaborating with a team. It’s doing meaningful work with talented people. All internships are designed for you to create innovative solutions for our customers and the industry. Your internship is about making a difference in our communities. This is your chance to change the game with one of the leading retirement services companies in the United States. Qualified candidates must be enrolled at an accredited college or university for Fall term 2024.

What you can expect as an Athene Intern:

Professional development
Social events
Networking events
Volunteer opportunities
Community involvement
Collaboration with other interns
Paid housing option (if eligible)

Internships will run from mid-May to early August

These are in-office internships at our West Des Moines located at 7700 Mills Civic Parkway.

Interviews and hiring decisions expect to be completed prior to mid-November, with some being completed as early as late September.


Key goals of the internship include an introduction to full time actuarial responsibilities and development of a broad understanding of the company’s various actuarial functions. Interns will support the actuarial staff by performing tasks that contribute to the company’s key objectives and decision-making processes.

Qualifications and Experience:

1. Pursuit of four-year degree in actuarial science, mathematics, statistics,

computer science, finance or other related field required. 
2. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. 
3. Self-motivated with the ability to work independently and effectively meet

4. Strong organizational and communication skills and the ability to develop

effective working relationships. 
5. Commitment to actuarial exam process and attainment of FSA designation. 
6. Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite, computer programming and/or

actuarial modeling software preferable.

Drive. Discipline. Confidence. Focus. Commitment.  Learn more about working at Athene.

Athene is a Military Friendly Employer!  Learn more about how we support our Veterans.

Athene celebrates diversity, is committed to inclusion and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.

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