MetLife is the leading insurance provider in the United States. With over 54,000 employees, the company is ranked No. 43 in the Fortune 500. In fact, it is the preferred financial advisor and insurance provider for over 90 million people in 60 countries. The company has made the list of Working Mother magazine’s 100 Best Companies for Working Mothers for eight consecutive years. MetLife provides private and business insurance, retirement planning and small business services. In October 2008, MetLife made a bold move to ensure its independence during the economic crisis, raising $2 billion of accessible funds in a stock sale.
MetLife partners with INROADS to provide a valuable learning experience for minority college students. Interns are assigned individual mentors and can work in a variety of fields. Participants gain hands-on experience identifying and pursuing potential clients and accompanying their mentor on client calls and other everyday tasks. Fellowships and year-round training programs are also available.
Open to college juniors and seniors and grad students. Opportunities are also available for two-year community college graduates with work experience. Check the website listed below, as requirements vary.
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company (inc)
IB Recruiting Department
Sales Internship Program
Number of Interns: 21 to 50
Academic Level: College Juniors, College Seniors, Recent College Graduates, Graduate Students