16 days old

Strategic Planning Intern

St Louis, MO 63103
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Looking for an internship program where you'll make a real difference - rather than just completing busy work? Then you've come to the right place. Cigna's Summer Internship Program is designed to assign you projects that have a lasting impact on our business - which touches millions of people across the globe.

As an intern, you'll get an inside look at your desired field, while working next to some of the best in the industry. Program activities, including an executive speaker series, volunteer events, and career development workshops, give you the opportunity to network with employees across the organization and prepare you for a full-time career.

Where You'll Work

As a Cigna Intern, you're able to make a real impact, while growing and learning more about your profession of choice. As a Strategic Planning intern, you'll step into a role that will provide exposure to various aspects of the pharmacy business - in this case, Cigna's pharmacy benefit manager, Express Scripts. The role, while sitting in Supply Chain supporting one of Express Scripts' largest clients, will help support a diverse workload best suited for a well-rounded skill set.

What You'll Do

The role will help support projects, have input into financial forecasts and reporting, see first-hand how to support clients, assist with product support and help ideate new and better ways of doing our work. The intern will be a part of a collaborative team with exposure to diverse talent in a fast paced environment which will be very educational for those pursuing careers in the healthcare field or corporate environment.

  • Provide project management support across a variety of ad hoc or assigned projects
  • Engage and assist in project plans and execution
  • Identify areas of process improvement and provide recommendations
  • Assist with process mapping, creation of new processes and develop & document Standard Operating Procedures
  • Assist with internal/external client reporting
  • Ad hoc financial and data analysis
  • Assist with financial forecasts
  • Help support client requests and help support client satisfaction efforts
  • Assist with product support needs
  • Ideate new opportunities for client support, revenue opportunities and risk mitigation
  • Help support the execution of new program opportunities


  • Junior or senior-level college students majoring in Business Administration, Business Analytics, Finance, or similar
  • Proficiency with standard tools (Excel / SQL) to interpret data and create financial forecast reports
  • Strong financial & business acumen
  • Ability to work in a highly collaborative environment and build effective working relationships
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills, along with strong organization skills

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation exists to improve lives. We are a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. Together, with colleagues around the world, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation. When you work with us, or one of our subsidiaries, you'll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people's lives. What difference will you make?

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing the online application process, please email: SeeYourself@cigna.com for support. Do not email SeeYourself@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.

Posted: 2021-09-12 Expires: 2021-10-11
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