Insurance Operations Internship - Summer 2023 in West Des Moines, IA at Athene Holding

Date Posted: 11/15/2022

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. Our internships are about making a difference in our workplace and communities. We are seeking intern candidates who are passionate about promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion and corporate social responsibility in the workplace, workforce, and marketplace. Athene is committed to providing the best internship experience. The internship experience includes professional development, networking, and a paid furnished housing option.

Internship focus areas include the following:
• Operations Support
• Asset Management Analyst
• Workforce Management

Qualified candidates must be enrolled at an accredited college or university for Fall term 2023.


  • Provide technical product expertise for the purposes of developing, testing, and implementing new products and administration system modifications
  • Promote and build efficiencies and process improvements for application related activities
  • Assist in reviewing and revising current processes to gain efficiencies and improve quality
  • Provide strong documentation over processes and data analysis performed
  • Provide internal and external product support by performing complex product calculations and manual calculations of non-system supported projections.
  • Interns are expected to work independently and will be responsible for ownership of their portion of a project once they have been properly trained
  • Interns are encouraged to add value and provide recommendations for improvements to processes and systems by applying their experience and knowledge
  • Interns must maintain a log evaluating each project assigned and prepare an evaluation of the experience in order to improve the quality of future projects

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Well-rounded and self-motivated
  • Intermediate level with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
  • Proficient communication and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities and a proactive approach to accomplishing tasks
  • Demonstrate problem solving skill

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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