The formative years of any career are very important, and that’s why we offer the support, opportunities, and community that early and new career professionals need to accelerate their career development.

  • We are interested in people who are self-starters and committed to excellence.
  • Students from all majors and subject areas are encouraged to apply.
  • Internship, training program, and entry-level career opportunities are available.

JUMPSTART YOUR CAREER

Underwriting training program

Markel’s underwriting training program is a premier, entry-level program designed to equip Markel associates to be successful underwriters and future leaders. Graduates learn technical underwriting skills, build strong core competencies, and gain broad exposure to our company’s operations.

Program design

Classroom training

Includes case studies and presentations which will build on graduates’ previous education and internship experience.


On-the-job training

Each graduate is assigned a trainer with specific product and role knowledge to guide them.


Mentorship

Each graduate is provided a mentor.


Program capstone

A research project is selected by the business for potential implementation at Markel. Graduates present their projects to senior Markel leaders.

 

What we look for


College graduate

Strong academic performance
3.0 GPA minimum and leadership skills

The Markel Style
Pursuit of excellence, customer focus, business results, collaboration, strong foundations

Available to work within the United States

GAIN REAL-WORLD EXPERIENCE

Internship program

Markel provides a fun, engaging, and challenging internship experience which allows you to build relationships, gain real-world work experience, and acquire tools to begin a successful career.

opportunities available in summer and year-round

What we look for

Current college student
Rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors

Strong academic performance
3.0 GPA minimum and leadership skills

Markel Style
Pursuit of excellence, customer focus, business results, collaboration, strong foundations

Availability to work in the United States

We offer a wide variety of job roles that align with your long-term goals.

 

  • Accounting and finance
  • Claims
  • Human resources
  • Information technology
  • Information management
 
  • Marketing and communications
  • Operations
  • Sales
  • Underwriting
 
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