Thrivent Financial University Recruiting - Actuary Intern in Minneapolis, Minnesota


Our top rated summer internship program is designed to give interns meaningful work in specific functions, providing a deeper understanding of the processes of a Fortune 500 financial services organization. This internship offers interesting challenges, valuable experience, and an opportunity to get to know Thrivent Financial better. This 12 week program is a key piece of Thrivent’s entry level talent program to ensure a strong pipeline of new talent to meet the needs of the organization now and into the future. The Actuarial intern will have an opportunity to be a valued member of a team within one of our actuarial departments.

Job Description

  • Learn and apply actuarial modeling techniques (including specialized software)

  • Develop spreadsheets and analyze data to answer real world questions

  • Develop actuarial and problem solving skills through individual and team projects

  • Participate in challenging and rewarding personal and professional development

  • Build relationships with professional networks

Traits We Value:

  • Strong problem identification and problem solving skills

  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills

  • Strong leadership potential

  • Highly self-motivated with strong personal management and organization skills


  • Pursuing an undergraduate degree in Actuarial Science, Risk Management, Mathematics or related field

  • Enrolled in junior year as of the 2017/18 school year is preferred

  • GPA of 3.5 or greater is preferred

  • Passing of exam(s) from the Society of Actuaries, or active preparation for exams preferred

  • Ability to work in the United States for an indefinite period without sponsorship

  • Interns coming from greater than 50 miles from campus are eligible for subsidized housing

Thrivent Financial is a membership organization of Christians. Other Fortune-500 financial companies offer advice, but at Thrivent, we blend faith, finances and generosity to help our members have a healthy relationship with money—because we know that feeling like you have “enough” isn’t directly related to how much you have, it’s about how you use what you have. At Thrivent, we provide financial guidance by looking at money differently—seeing it as a tool; not a goal.

When you join our team, you’ll put your talents to work in amazing ways. You’ll create strategies that help others follow sound financial principles and connect their finances with their values.

You won’t just build your career; you’ll be part of a movement that’s focused on growing, innovating and serving.

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