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Finance Internship

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Across Zurich we are keen to recruit talented individuals with high potential and we recognise internships are an excellent way to spot new talent and provide you with real responsibility from day one.

Our 10-week internship programme will give you the opportunity to experience a variety of opportunities, which will help you build career enhancing skills and enable you to make an informed decision about a future career with Zurich. You will have a unique opportunity to work in a real-life business environment gaining invaluable knowledge, skills and experience as well as unrivalled exposure to how a leading multi-national insurance company operates.

You are only eligible to submit one application, so if you are interested in more than one intern programme, please contact us to talk this through before applying.


With our Finance Internship you will explore career opportunities in the accounting and finance profession, establish networking opportunities and build useful contacts for the future.

Our internship has been carefully set up to ensure our interns are involved in a wide range of business activities to help you make an informed decision about a future career in accounting and finance with Zurich.

Find out more about the teams you could work in:

Where will I be based?

Depending on which team you join, you will be working in one of the following office locations: Fareham, Swindon or London

What skills will I need?

Excellent numeracy and analytical skills are key as is the ability to draw conclusions from the analysis of data and communicate recommendations to stakeholders. You will also need excellent team-working skills and should be highly motivated and articulate.

What will I be doing?

During the internship you will develop an understanding of accounting and finance principles including; the regulatory environment, month end close, forecasting & planning and business insight and partnering. Along with supporting an area(s) of the team with regular tasks you will be given a specific project to own and deliver which will give you the opportunity to put your learning into practice.

What can I look forward to?

This is your chance to develop while learning from a group of finance professionals who will take an interest in your growth. Working here, you'll be involved in real projects from the start, making an impact to people’s lives with the important work you do. You’ll have the opportunity to interact with all areas of the business and will work alongside a respected team who will support your development.

Take a look at our Graduate page and the Finance section for more insight into where this Internship could lead.

Training and Development

During your internship we want you to have the opportunity to develop your skills and learn more about the breadth of Zurich. That’s why we’ve put together an Intern Development Programme for the duration of your internship.

You can expect to take part in skills based sessions and business wide project groups to accelerate your learning and development.

How do I apply?

Our Intern Programmes are now open to new applications.

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Contact us

If you have any questions about the Internship Programme please email:

earlycareers@zurich.com

or call us on:

0203 808 3329

How do I apply?


Our 2018 Finance Internships are now open to new applications

Our applications will be reviewed on a first come first served basis. Final assessments are planned to take place from early 2018 with exact dates to be confirmed.

The assessment itself is likely to include an interview, presentation and group exercise.

You will be kept informed during the application process. Good luck!

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