Solvency II Wire is a boutique publication dedicated to informing insurance professionals about Solvency II, the new Europe-wide insurance regulation. The site is committed to delivering original and reliable content, exclusively focused on the Solvency II Directive.
Solvency II Wire publishes breaking news, detailed coverage of the political process and thought leadership on regulation. Solvency II Wire is an indispensable resource for those confronting the challenges of Solvency II.
Solvency II Wire is looking for an enthusiastic and creative intern, who will conduct research into the Solvency II Directive to support publication. There are a number of research streams for consideration:
- Research into the implementation of the Directive in individual member states
- History of Solvency II and related regulations
The successful candidate will be responsible for designing and implementing the research plan.
We are seeking an intern with the following skills and experience:
- Independent qualitative research
- Identifying and pursuing trends in a research area
- The ability to work independently with little supervision
- The ability to work alongside colleagues with differing skill sets
- Tenacity, drive and creativity
- Desirable: a demonstrable interest in Solvency II
- Desirable: a knowledge of EU law
- Desirable: competency in other European languages
Further details and how to apply
The internship will commence as soon as the candidate is available and will run initially for 4 weeks, on a full time basis, but part time and flexible working also possible. The role can be extended on a part time basis for the right candidate. The salary will be £9.15 per hour, and the intern will mainly work remotely.
Please ensure to apply with your CV and a tailored cover letter covering the following:
- Why you would like to work for Solvency II Wire
- Why you think you would be a good fit for the role, giving clear examples from work experience, academic achievements and extra-curricular activities to demonstrate you meet the person specification
- Please address your cover letter to Gideon Benari, Editor
The application closing deadline is midnight on Sunday 16th August. Full details can be found on the King’s Internships web page.