Transamerica Internship - Transamerica Center for Health Studies in Los Angeles, California

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Job Description SummaryThe Transamerica Center for Health Studies (TCHS) informs the national health care conversation by bringing clarity to the complex decision-making regarding health coverage and personal health and wellness. Through its broad-based analysis and research findings, the Transamerica Center for Health Studies offers consumers and employers a guide to navigate the financial implications of the health care decisions they are facing. The Transamerica Center for Health Studies engages with the American public through national surveys, its website, research findings and consumer guidance. TCHS also collaborates with health care experts and organizations that are equally focused on health coverage and personal health and wellness. The Transamerica Center for Health Studies (TCHS) is a division of the Transamerica Institute, a nonprofit, private foundation. The Transamerica Institute is funded by contributions from Transamerica Life Insurance Company (not a major medical insurer) and its affiliates and may receive funds from unaffiliated third parties.Job Description

Company Information:The Transamerica companies offer a wide array of innovative financial services and products with a common purpose: to help individuals, families, and businesses build, protect and preserve their hard-earned assets. With more than a century of experience, we have built a solid reputation on solid management, sound decisions and consumer confidence. Transamerica is a part of AEGON, an international life insurance, pension, and asset management company based in The Hague, the Netherlands. AEGON has businesses in over twenty markets in the Americas, Europe and Asia, AEGON companies employ approximately 26,500 people and have some 40 million customers across the globe. For more information, visit www.transamerica.com.

Responsibilities:Support the Transamerica Center for Health Studies in maintaining website and developing new content. Intern will research health care coverage and health and wellness developments from public and private sources; identify promising developments for use by TCHS; write summaries of priority issues; write drafts of materials for website; post content to website, interact with research and digital media teams; keep track of content needed for the launch of initiative; work with public relations team; and other related duties.Take an active role in creating an environment of innovation, collaboration, transparency, accountability and trust.

Qualifications:Candidates must be actively pursuing a degree. Degree of preference is: Healthcare Administration, Public Policy, Insurance, Marketing, PR, Communications, etc.Knowledge of Insurance or Healthcare Administration or Public Policy is preferredStrong writing skillsStrong research skillsFamiliarity and Skill in Using Microsoft Outlook/Word/ExcelFamiliarity with LinkedIn and Twitter or other Social Media sitesWebsite development a plus, but not required

Students must be actively pursuing a degree from a college or university and must not graduate prior to completion of internship. Candidates / Students must be located within commuting distance of the LA office.

Pay Benefits and Work Schedule:FLSA status: Part-Time, Non-ExemptThis position will be a part-time position, working approximately 16 hours per weekPosition open immediately running through April 2019, will be located in our LA Office.Pay: $17.00 hourly

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Transamerica Life Insurance Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of age, religion, sex, gender identity, genetic information, race, color, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, participation in the uniformed services (e.g. U.S. Armed Forces, National Guard), physical or mental disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local equal employment opportunities laws.

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Applicants with physical or mental disabilities may be entitled to a form of reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state and local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will insure equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on the Transamerica Companies. Please contact: applicantsupport@transamerica.com if you are a job seeker with a disability, or are assisting someone with a disability, and require assistance to apply for one of our jobs.

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At Transamerica, hard work, innovative thinking and personal accountability are qualities that we honor and reward. We understand the potential that is unleashed by leveraging the talents of a diverse workforce. We embrace an environment where employees enjoy a balance between their careers, families, communities and personal interests. Ultimately, we appreciate the uniqueness of a company where talented professionals work collaboratively in a positive environment focused on helping customers secure their long-term financial futures.

Transamerica is a part of AEGON, an international life insurance, pension, and asset management company. The AEGON companies employ approximately 28,000 people and have a strong presence in more than 20 countries across the globe. For more information, visit www.transamerica.com.