Marsh Canada Limited

Toronto, Ontario

Graduate Trainee

Oct 14, 2016
Competitive
Across Canada
Entry Level, Early Career

Description

Marsh is a global leader in insurance broking and risk management. In more than 130 countries, our experts in every facet of risk and across industries help clients to anticipate, quantify, and more fully understand the range of risks they face. We work with clients of all sizes to define, design, and deliver innovative solutions to better quantify and manage risk. We offer risk management, risk consulting, insurance broking, alternative risk financing, and insurance program management services to businesses, government entities, organizations, and individuals around the world. To every client interaction we bring an unmatched combination of deep intellectual capital, industry-specific expertise, global experience, and collaboration. Since 1871, clients have relied on Marsh for trusted advice, to represent their interests in the marketplace, make sense of an increasingly complex world, and help turn risks into new opportunities for growth. Our more than 30,000 colleagues work on behalf of our clients, who are enterprises of all sizes in every industry, and include individuals, multinational organizations, and government entities worldwide. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. Visit www.marsh.com for more information and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @MarshGlobal

Marsh and its separately incorporated operating entities around the world are part of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a publicly held company (ticker symbol: MMC).

Want to accelerate your career in 2 years? Sponsored by senior business leaders, Marsh’s full-time Graduate Trainee Program is designed to attract and develop the next generation of leaders for the Canadian organization. The program puts you in the middle of the action where you will learn how our business operates on a daily basis to meet our clients’ needs.

The Graduate Trainee program is a two-year program comprised of two rotation assignments, each lasting just over a year. Each rotation is customized to provide hands-on experience in both a client- and a market-facing role. As a Graduate Trainee, you will gain significant exposure to senior management throughout the two-year experience. Upon completion of the program, Graduate Trainees will be placed into jobs across the Canadian organization that will focus on continued career development.

Graduate Trainees begin by attending a formal Orientation Program at our Toronto Headquarters where they learn about Marsh’s organizational structure and strategic vision, as well as meet and network with senior leaders. Over the course of the two years, GTs periodically come together as a class to participate in business-specific and leadership development learning activities. In addition, GTs will be assigned to teams to work on a business project that is sponsored by and presented to Senior Management.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Direct Exposure to clients and insurance markets in countries around the world
  • Actively participate in the development and presentation of renewal strategy documents
  • Develop/maintain relationships with key markets
  • Present at renewal strategy meetings
  • Create and expand benchmarking report for Fortune 100-500 clients
  • Communicate with underwriters and negotiate the best deal for clients
  • Work closely with senior management on high level projects

Qualifications

  • Current student in final year with an expected graduation date of Spring 2017
  • Bachelor’s degree – Business degree preferred
  • Strong analytical aptitude
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Leadership and initiative as demonstrated in school, work and/or community
  • Proficiency in MS Office tools (Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Authorized to work in Canada on a permanent basis

Locations: Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Vancouver

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, Marsh will provide a reasonable accommodation to employees and prospective employees to the point of undue hardship upon request and as required in respect of the individual’s particular restrictions and limitations. If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or a medical need, feel free to contact Stephanie Joseph at +1 416 349 4855 or via email: stephanie.joseph@mmc.com

Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including: health and welfare, tuition assistance, pension, employee assistance program, domestic partnership benefits, career mobility, employee network groups, volunteer opportunities, and other programs. For more information about our company, please visit us at: http://www.mmc.com/. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. For more information, please visit us at: www.mmc.com/diversity.

How to Apply