Commercial insurance apprenticeship

An apprenticeship at Zurich

Insurance has a future! Insurance is a constant; it’s there at every point in our lives. Whether it’s for your scooter, apartment or you when you travel: We all need various types of insurance in case of emergencies. Zurich is a leading provider of insurance for any situation. 

As a company, we offer our apprentices the following features:

  • A dynamic industry with a promising future
  • A leading international company
  • Solid, specialist training according to the motto "Today’s professionals teach tomorrow’s professionals"
  • Optimum support and assistance during the apprenticeship
  • Numerous discounts and benefits (catering, public transport, language courses)

Information events and trial apprenticeship

Are you at least 14 years of age and interested in learning more about the company Zurich and the profession of a business administrator? Then come and spend a day at Zurich!

Unfortunately, all our trial apprenticeship positions have been filled.

Are you interested to learn about the apprenticeship and the daily work at an insurance company from current or former apprentices? Would you like to hear about the careers of former apprentices? Then check out the stories and video clips on (content in German, French and Italian only). 


Are you looking for an apprenticeship for summer 2019? If you meet the following requirements, we are looking forward to receiving your online application early august 2018:

  • For the E profile: high school level, average grade of 4.5 in German, English, French and math, plus no grade below 4.0
  • For the B profile: vocational school, average grade of 5.0 in German, English and math
  • For the M profile: Candidates will be accepted based on canton-specific conditions

Independent of your place of residence, please submit your application via GATEWAY. If you don't have a GATEWAY profile yet, register now. Your profile on GATEWAY should contain the following documents:

  • Cover letter 
  • CV 
  • Certificates (all high school diplomas) 
  • Certificates of suitability, if available (Multicheck/Stellwerk 8) 
  • Any other diplomas, reports from trial apprenticeships 
Tips for applicants
Go here to see a few tips for applicants compiled by Zurich.