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Intern - Global Security Services - Summer 2019
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Markel Corporation | Richmond, VA
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Job Description

Company Information:

What we look for

Our exceptional and motivated employees are our greatest strength. Our employees provide the highest level of

customer service and help maintain our position as a leader in the global marketplace.

Markel Style

The Markel Style is what makes us stand out from our competitors. It's our core value which should underpin how we do business, while influencing our behavior and performance. We are looking for people who have potential and share our passion to live the Markel Style, which is described in more detail below.

If you think you have these core attributes we want to hear from you.

Job Summary:

Purpose: Support the Global Security Services Team

This position is designed for students interested in the Information Security / Cyber Security career path. Candidate will be exposed to Markel's Global Security Operations, Governance, Risk, Compliance, and Business Continuity and will have the ability to interact with various security professionals. The candidate will also be expected to interact with IT partners also providing opportunity to gain knowledge at the operating levels.

Application requirements:

* Resume
* College transcripts (unofficial)
* Essay describing a time you demonstrated the Markel Style (300 words max)

Roles and Responsibilities:

* Learn the Incident Response Stages
* Learn about Application Security
* Learn about Governance, Risk, and Compliance
* Learn about Records management and data privacy
* Learn about Business Resiliency
* Identify ways to automate processes and fully document
* Analyze security incident trends and formulate action plans to address problem areas
* Review existing team documentation to remove duplication and streamline
* Work with IT partners for applicability and ensure feedback is incorporated

Position Requirements:

* Current college student (rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors)
* Strong academic performance (3.0 GPA minimum)
* We are looking for people who have potential and share our passion to live the Markel Style. The Markel Style gives us our competitive advantage. It's our core value which underpins how we do business, while influencing our behavior and performance.
* General Information Security knowledge
* Strong written and oral communication skills.
* Strong analytical and research skills.
* Strong organizational skills.
* Strong problem solving skills.
* Self-motivated
* Passionate

"Why work for us?"

Diversity and inclusion

Markel is truly a global and diverse company. We believe that diversity makes us better business partners and that embracing people's differences can bring amazing results and fuel innovation. We have a portfolio of businesses and product lines that operate around the world.

Community involvement

Markel has a rich heritage of supporting communities across the world where our customers and employees live and work. Giving back is part of our history and our future. Our employees share in this philosophy through volunteering, mentoring and fundraising.

Commitment to open doors

Markel is committed to creating the best work environment. Our open-door policy is essential in recognizing business issues as they rise and to address the changing needs of our diverse and global workforce. Challenging management is a component of the Markel Style-some of our best ideas start from a conversation between a manager and an employee.

Entrepreneurial spirit

As the Markel Style states, we pursue excellence, strive for a better way, and share the success of others. Markel associates proactively seek new business opportunities, bringing further success to Markel.