Risk Management Internship

Department:  Finance
Date:  May 11, 2022


FMC Corporation is a global agricultural sciences company dedicated to helping growers produce food, feed, fiber and fuel for an expanding world population while adapting to a changing environment. FMC's innovative crop protection solutions – including biologicals, crop nutrition, digital and precision agriculture – enable growers, crop advisers and turf and pest management professionals to address their toughest challenges economically while protecting the environment. With approximately 6,400 employees at more than 100 sites worldwide, FMC is committed to discovering new herbicide, insecticide and fungicide active ingredients, product formulations and pioneering technologies that are consistently better for the planet.

FMC is a globally diverse organization that offers its employees exciting opportunities to work on challenging projects that are important to the achievement of our strategic objectives.  With a corporate culture of innovation, integrity, responsibility and customer intimacy, we foster “The Right Chemistry” in everything we do. We are looking for people to join us in creating, developing, and improving our products, our processes, and our markets. If you are ready to make a difference every day, FMC is ready to talk to you.  Visit FMC to learn more and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter




FMC is seeking a highly motivated, analytical, and collaborative individual for an internship in our Corporate Risk Management team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for the summer of 2022. The Risk Management Intern will assist with both day-to-day risk management work as well as several unique projects.  The goal is to provide both a "real world" exposure to how a risk management department operates and interacts with the various other internal and external parties, and exposure to unique projects which can't easily be learned in a classroom.


The role will report to the Director, Risk Management & Insurance and collaborate across our global work environment to support the key functions within the Corporate Risk and Treasury team.


Core Job Responsibilities:

  • Participate in insurance renewal process for FMC’s primary casualty and excess casualty programs, including gathering exposures, drafting submissions, and performing coverage analysis.
  • Participate in FMC’s new cyber insurance placement, including gathering exposures, drafting submissions, and performing coverage analysis.
  • Respond to various inquiries from insurers, brokers, and internal customers.
  • Liaise with FMC personnel and third-party vendors on contract reviews and other functions.
  • Create and manage various reports, spreadsheets, and graphics for meetings and presentations.
  • Assist in the development of a new RMIS system at FMC.  This will involve an analysis of legacy policy and claims data.
  • Assist in the implementation of a new certificate of insurance management system.
  • Assist and participate in special projects and initiatives.



To be considered for this opportunity you must be:

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree program and maintain student status throughout the assignment.
  • Must be currently pursuing either:
    • a Risk and Insurance or Actuarial Science major and must have completed nine semester hours or major-related classwork toward your major prior to the internship 
    • a Business Administration, Accounting, or Finance major and have completed at least nine semester hours of insurance and risk-related courses offered by your university prior to the internship
  • Priority will be given to students graduating in 2023
  • A minimum GPA of 3.2 (STEM and other technical fields) and 3.5 for all others
  • Proficient computer skills including Excel, Word and PowerPoint, and related software.  SQL, VBA, and DB knowledge preferred.
  • Be an effective problem solver with strong analytical skills
  • Results oriented and a self-starter
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to work in a team environment
  • Successful candidate will be a self-motivated and results oriented individual, able to achieve high impact in an unstructured environment and the ability to deal with ambiguity


Additional Items:

  • The position is located in Philadelphia at FMC’s global headquarters located at 2929 Walnut Street (2 blocks from Amtrak/Septa’s 30th street station)
  • Proof of full vaccination is required (2 weeks after the second dose)



Full vaccination against COVID-19 is a condition of employment. Full vaccination means that two weeks have passed since the second dose of a two-dose vaccine (i.e., Pfizer or Moderna) or two weeks after a single dose of a one-dose vaccine (i.e., Johnson & Johnson/Janssen). All applicants will be required to show proof of their vaccination status upon receipt of an offer of employment. Exemptions will be granted only to those applicants who are unable to take the vaccine due to medical reasons or a sincerely held religious belief.   FMC will work with those who apply for and are granted exemptions in an effort to identify reasonable accommodations which will permit those individuals to fulfill the responsibilities of their positions.

At FMC, diversity and inclusion are in our DNA. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to creating an inclusive workplace where all employees can thrive – regardless of race, gender, sex, pregnancy, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, color, age, religion or religious creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. FMC also supports employee participation in company employee resource groups that celebrate the diverse backgrounds of our workforce by providing communities for employees to connect with each other and raise awareness throughout FMC. FMC complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, please contact our Talent Acquisition department