Cigna Operations Leadership Program Internship - Summer 2018 in Bloomfield, Connecticut


Why join Cigna?
Cigna's mission is to help the people we servce improve their health well being and sense of security.

Are you the kind of person who wakes up in the morning wanting to help people? Are you working for a place that empowers people like you to advocate and stand up for their customers in every decision they make?

Here at Cigna, our customers are at the center of everything that we do. Every day, we strive to make our customers’ experiences easy, reliable, and personal in ways that are proactive and empathetic.

We are looking for people who are committed to helping themselves and others improve their health, well-being, and sense of security. We are on the search for talented individuals who have passion, experience, and motivation to make a different in the lives of customers.

Cigna's Operations Leadership Program (OLP) is a rotational development program that provides early career candidates the opportunity to be directly involved with the ongoing operations of a Fortune 100 company and health care industry leader. OLP Associates complete rotations that provide cross-functional exposure to operations within different business units in order to develop high potential indivduals ready to take on roles with increasing scope and responsibility within the company.

The OLP 10-week, paid summer internship offers students interested in the field of Operations Management a realistic experience of what it’s like to work in Operations at Cigna. Opportunities for OLP interns are available in various business units such as HealthCare, Group Insurance, International, Total Health & Network, and Operating Effectiveness. Our interns are treated as if they are full-time program associates and this opportunity acts as a potential catalyst to full-time employment within the OLP upon graduation.

Primary Responsibilities Include:

  • Managing project plans from intake to completion phases for new initiatives

  • Identifying project requirements and creating plans to meet target dates

  • Assigning task ownership and delivery dates
  • Monitoring progress while anticipating and eliminating barriers

  • Creating working relationships with business partners across the corporation

  • Developing metrics, scorecards and project plans to measure success or failure
  • Working independently or on a team to influence others to achieve goals

Location: Cigna's Global Corporate Headquarters in Hartford (Bloomfield), Connecticut. Summer housing will be provided for hires living 50 miles or more from our office.

Schedule:You must be available to work a 40-hour work week.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Interest in Operations/Management
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Previous business related work/internship experience
  • Demonstrated leadership experience and ability to drive results
  • Customer service experience

Preferred Skills

  • Analytic and problem solving ability
  • Ability to effectively communicate via oral and written channels
  • Energetic, self-motivated and career-driven
  • Team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively deal with ambiguity
  • Customer-centric
  • Great time management skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment

Interest in Operations/Management3.0 GPA or higherPrevious business related work/internship experienceDemonstrated leadership experience and ability to drive resultsCustomer service experiencePreferred SkillsAnalytic and problem solving abilityAbility to effectively communicate via oral and written channelsEnergetic, self-motivated and career-drivenTeam player with strong interpersonal skillsAttention to detailAbility to effectively deal with ambiguityCustomer-centricGreat time management skillsAbility to thrive in a fast paced environment

USCandidates Only: Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status. If you require a special accommodation, please visit our Careers website or contact us

Primary Location: Bloomfield-Connecticut

Work Locations:

Job: Admin/Gen Mgt--Genl Management

Schedule: Regular

Shift: Internship

Employee Status: Individual Contributor

Job Type: Part-time

Job Level: Day Job

Travel: No

Job Posting: Aug 21, 2017, 11:54:52 AM