Business Analyst - Intern

United Fire Group

Business Internship

Overview:
UFG is seeking a Business Analyst intern for the summer of 2020. In this internship you will gain experience in a corporate environment and learn how an insurance carrier operates. The intern will be tasked with various business analyst and project management activities. This would include security, networking, storage, virtualization, and end-user support. Each day you’ll be working in an enterprise environment with a creative team of administrators and support staff in a fast-paced environment. The intern will have the opportunity to learn and apply skills in a variety of technologies and projects.
Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with business users and stakeholders to understand business needs and translate into thorough and detailed business requirement documentation that can be presented to all levels of management, customers, development teams and vendors
  • Conduct research to determine in solutions to business requirements currently exist within the organization and if not, whether new solutions are feasible
  • Collaborate with vendors and/or developers on business requirements and implementation of new features
  • Manage the implementation of business solutions projects and ensure successful project outcomes by following project management processes and procedures
Qualifications:
  • Current student pursuing a degree in computer science, programming or related field
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Knowledge of Microsoft operating systems
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Motivated self-starter
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Creative and resourceful
  • Possess ability to communicate clearly with project team