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Health Consulting Summer Intern – Columbus, Ohio– College Program 2019

Location: Columbus, Ohio, United States

Company: Mercer

Job ID R_041223-en
  • Do you want your internship to be with a global leader in health, wealth and career consulting?
  • Are you seeking to learn and grow professionally and personally this summer?

If you answered “Yes” to those two questions – read on to learn more!

WHO WE ARE

Mercer is a global consulting leader in health, wealth and career.  We help clients worldwide from small businesses to Fortune 1000 companies advance the health, wealth and performance of their most vital asset – their people.  Mercer’s 2,500 US Health Consultants deliver disciplined, consistent approaches, to benchmarking, data analytics, financial management, marketing, compliance and communication. 

THE POSITION: Health Consulting Intern

Mercer’s 2,500 US Health Consultants deliver disciplined, consistent approaches, to benchmarking, data analytics, financial management, marketing, compliance and communication.  Our client focus, integrity, expertise, and innovation are why clients choose Mercer. We are committed to setting the industry standard for ethical and transparent business practices.  

To learn more about Mercer’s Health practice, please visit https://www.mercer.com/what-we-do/health-and-benefits.html

WHAT’S IT IN FOR YOU?

  • Provides you an opportunity to work with senior consultants in the design, financing, pricing, and administration of client companies’ health and welfare programs
  • Allows you to use your natural skills and learn new ones
  • Provides you the opportunity to work with some of the smartest people in the industry
  • First hand exposure to client work
  • Fun social and professional development events throughout the summer

WHAT WE VALUE

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
  • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to function well in a team environment
  • Creative problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment

WHAT A TYPICAL DAY LOOKS LIKE:

  • Collection and analysis of health care claims and utilization data including cost projections and evaluations
  • Assist in the Request For Proposal (RFP) process on behalf of a clients
  • Assist senior consultants to review client needs, suitable approaches and implementation strategies
  • Model employee benefits contributions to meet employer objectives
  • Help prepare and write client communications, including reports, spreadsheets and presentations

HEALTH CONSULTING INTERN REQUIREMENTS

  • Progress towards a bachelor’s degree in business, math, statistics, economics, health policy or related liberal arts major
  • Status as a currently enrolled student; candidates should have an expected graduation date in the Fall of 2019 or Spring of 2020
  • Record of top academic achievement (minimum preferred GPA: 3.0 / 4.0)
  • Legal work authorization in the U.S. on a permanent and ongoing basis without the need for sponsorship now or in the future

WHAT’S NEXT?

We will review application submissions on a rolling basis.  You will be contacted only if you are selected for a first round interview. The first round interview will consist of an on-demand digital video interview through the Hirevue platform.

COMPANY PROFILE

Mercer delivers advice and technology-driven solutions that help organizations meet the health, wealth and career needs of a changing workforce. Mercer’s more than 22,000 employees are based in 43 countries and the firm operates in over 130 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), the leading global professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people. With more than 60,000 colleagues and annual revenue over $13 billion, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment. Marsh & McLennan Companies is also the parent company of Marsh, which advises individual and commercial clients of all sizes on insurance broking and innovative risk management solutions; Guy Carpenter, which develops advanced risk, reinsurance and capital strategies that help clients grow profitably and pursue emerging opportunities; and Oliver Wyman, which serves as a critical strategic, economic and brand advisor to private sector and governmental clients. For more information, please visit us at: http://careers.mmc.com/ and for a glimpse into our culture check out our profile on the Muse.  Follow Mercer on Twitter @lifeatmercer.

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

Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. 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: http://www.mmc.com/diversity  Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliates are EOE Minority/Female/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employers.

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