Leidos is seeking a Defense Group Subcontracts Intern in Reston, VA.
Defense Group Procurement at Leidos is responsible for Subcontract spend for all services under the Defense Group programs at Leidos. Defense Group Procurement is looking for highly motivated supply chain students to work as interns during the summer of 2021, where interns will learn about Leidos’ subcontract operations. Interns will receive introductions throughout the Defense Procurement organization and be exposed to training and real life examples of subcontract work at Leidos. Throughout the summer, interns will have the opportunity to tackle a team project that will pull together cross-functional data to create a closeout database and make recommendations for how to improve efficiencies and reduce outstanding costs.
-Learn the basics of purchasing in a Federal Government approved Purchasing System.
-Attend meetings with stakeholders, to identify subcontract data sources.
-Attend meetings with key stakeholders to identify sourcing data to leverage for competitive advantage.
-Work with team to develop implementation plan for presentation to Sr. Management.
-Execute implementation plan to extent feasible during summer timeline.
-Make follow-on recommendations for long term subcontract closeout success.
-Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in supply chain, sourcing, or logistics or related field with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
-Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
-U.S. Citizenship is required.
-Data analysis or business analytics capabilities.
-Experience in creating smart forms.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Intern Technical
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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