Summer Intern 2024 - Insurance/Claims

Location Name NJ, Ewing - 200 Princeton S
Date Posted
5 days ago(12/1/2023 1:53 PM)
Berkley Public Entity
Primary Location
Hourly/Temporary Positions

Company Details



Berkley Public Entity (BPE) was founded in 2012 as a member company of W.R. Berkley Corporation.  BPE is a growing, dynamic company with the vision of being the preeminent carrier in our marketplace.  As our name implies, BPE is 100% focused on providing innovative insurance and reinsurance solutions to public entities.  #LI-AV1  #LI-Hybrid

The company is an equal opportunity employer.


We have an opportunity for a Summer Intern (Claims) to join our Berkley Public Entity team!  You will work in an office setting with key team members to participate in learn all aspects of commercial general liability and professional liability claims handling for Berkley Public Entity insureds. W.R. Berkley is a great company with great people - come join us! 


The duration of the internship is approximately eight weeks: June 3, 2024 – July 26, 2024


Key functions include but are not limited to:

  • You will learn all aspects of the claims handling process through independent study, projects assigned, attendance at Claims Committee meetings, new claims entry and set-up, claim evaluation, and settlement negotiations, up to and including involvement (or attendance virtually) at mediations, depositions, and/or other on-site investigations 
  • You will also be involved in a collaborative group project with interns from other Berkley Public Entity departments
  • Other duties and tasks to be assigned in conjunction with the overall internship experience



  • Pursuit of a Bachelor’s Degree with a focus in Risk Management and Insurance (or other applicable major) preferred
  • A rising Junior or Senior is preferred
  • GPA of 3.0 and above required
  • Interest in enhancing classroom learning through practical career related work experience within the industry
  • Career interest in insurance Claims/Excess and Surplus Lines
  • Ability to assess priorities and manage deadlines effectively
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Proven attention to detail, with excellent organizational skills
  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite

Additional Company Details

We do not accept any unsolicited resumes from external recruiting agencies or firms.

The company offers a competitive compensation plan and robust benefits package for full time regular employees.

The actual salary for this position will be determined by a number of factors, including the scope, complexity and location of the role; the skills, education, training, credentials and experience of the candidate; and other conditions of employment.


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