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Paid Summer Internship. Columbus, Cleveland and Cincinnati locations.

Mercer will be conducting on-campus interviews in the Arts and Sciences
Career Services office on February 21, 2008.  The employer is using the
FutureLink online application system found at the career services website  Candidates should applying using the FutureLink
system.  Contact Scott Kustis at if have you difficulties
applying. Deadline for application is Friday February 1, 2008.



Mercer's Health & Benefits business serves all areas of benefits consulting,
including benefits design and delivery; benchmarking and data analysis;
outsourcing; and compliance. We're organized to help companies of all sizes
provide their employees with cost-effective health and other benefits
programs that fit their business goals while improving their employees'
satisfaction and overall health and welfare.

Each Health & Benefits practice is aligned according to the clients we serve.
For instance, the Enterprise Practice serves clients with 50-500 employees;
the Advisory Practice serves middle-market clients with 500-5,000 employees;
and the Consulting Practice serves large organizations with more than 5,000
employees.  Based on the clients served from any location, any or all or
these practices may be present in a Health & Benefits location.

The first step in your career with Mercer Health & Benefits is as an Analyst

Analysts work closely with experienced consultants to gather data and conduct
research for client plans and special projects.  Depending on the practice
that you are assigned to, the specific job duties will vary, but may include:

* collecting, analyzing, and interpreting health care data for our clients
* developing awareness of health care plan design, cost factors and the
  renewal process
* analyzing claims, estimating future plan costs and developing pricing models
* assisting consultants in financial reviews of renewals, marketing plans,
  and valuations of cost estimates for client proposals
* calculating employee contributions to meet employer cost objectives
* assisting in the design, financing, pricing and administration of health
  and welfare programs
* assisting with preparation of client and prospect sale presentations

Qualified candidates for a Health & Benefits Analyst position will have:
* Progress towards a Bachelor's degree in math, statistics, economics,
  business, finance or liberal arts
* Minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0
* Superior analytical, mathematical skills REQUIRED!!!!!!!!
* Strong command of MS office, Excel and similar programs
* Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
* Highly self-directed, possessing natural leadership qualities
* Ability to work independently or in a team environment with rapidly
  changing priorities and demands

Company Profile: Mercer

Mercer has more than 17,000 employees serving clients from more than 180
cities and towns and 41 countries and territories worldwide, and is a
wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.  As a leading
global provider of human resource consulting, outsourcing, and investment
services, Mercer serves more than 25,000 clients globally.  These include
governments and companies of all sizes from not-for-profits and
middle-market businesses to global Fortune 500 companies.