Intern - Product Management

Columbus, Ohio
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Sep 28, 2016
Nov 27, 2016
Entry Level
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State Auto Insurance Companies has an exciting 10-12 week paid summer Product Management Internship located in Columbus, Ohio. The length of the internship is dependent upon class schedule, but will tentatively start on May 22nd, 2017 and end August 11th, 2017. The intern will assist with various projects, activities and events within their department and will have the opportunity to learn about many different functions of State Auto and insurance.


1. Assemble information, provide analysis and make recommendations for competitive position, mix trends, production and loss results to support pricing recommendations for assigned states.

2. Work with the field sales team and other business partners to analyze needs and make recommendations to improve business for assigned states under the direction of the Product Manager or Product Specialist.

3. Recommend and implement improvements to pricing tools or analysis under direction of Product Manager or Product Specialist.

4. Produce monthly reports and make recommendations on improving business results.

5. Participate in Training programs, meetings and sales travel to advance pricing, insurance and marketplace knowledge.


Able to work a 37.5-hour week. Willing to participate in a variety of projects and the ability to attend business meetings and community events, which will enrich the learning experience.

Minimum Experience / Education:

Earning a minimum 3.0 GPA or 2.5 GPA with active student leadership/community involvement. Opportunity is open to current college Seniors, Juniors, rising Sophomores or those continuing graduate studies.

Working to obtain a degree from an accredited four year college, with some analytical studies in Actuarial Science, Math, Statistics, Engineering, Finance, Economics or other related discipline. No additional work experience is required. Experience in Excel, Access and Word are preferred.

Experience with SAS or other advanced data extraction tools is a plus. In order to apply for this position, individuals must submit a copy of their current resume and a completed application (paper or online).

***Loman Education Foundation offers a financial aid program for students interested in pursuing internship opportunities outside of their geographic location:

State Auto offers a competitive salary, an annual bonus program, an excellent benefit program including medical, dental, vision and prescription insurance coverage, life insurance, matching 401(k) plan, flexible spending accounts, tuition assistance, and a stock purchase plan. State Auto is committed to the principal of equal employment opportunity for all associates and applicants and to providing associates with a work environment that is free from discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions (hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, training and work assignments) are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. State Auto will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. State Auto is a smoke-free work environment. We utilize drug screening and background checks as conditions of employment. For all exempt positions we also obtain motor vehicle reports (MVR s). State Auto will not accept candidates from third-party recruiters without a signed agreement with State Auto.