The Defense Group Business Development Operations is looking for interns who have an interest in a career in Business Development. The intern program is designed to prepare high potential interns for future positions in Leidos BD by exposing them to a variety of challenging work environments, and pairing them with BD leaders who will provide mentoring throughout their internship.
The Defense Group Business Development team is a dynamic group of professionals responsible for growing and contributing to growth at the Group level and beyond. Our team is fast-paced, strategic and highly motivated to win and capture new business. Successful candidates typically have a high-energy level, strong enthusiasm, passion for innovative thinking, a competitive edge, and strong communication skills.
This intern assignment is in the following BD functional area(s):
- Customer Relationship Management (CRM) tool management and reports
- Business Development workflow development
- Strategy assistance
The program considers college students who have completed 2 years toward their degree—who have demonstrated a record of high performance, and a willingness to learn.
Intern Program Criteria:
- Academic excellence
- Demonstrated leadership abilities and skills
- Energy, enthusiasm and competitive edge
- Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
- Willingness to continually learn and grow
- Ability to Work in Team
- Ability to work under pressure
- Advanced MS Excel knowledge
- Basic knowledge of MS PowerPoint, PowerBI
- Major in Business, Marketing, STEM or related discipline
- Knowledge and experience in the US Government's procurement process
- Knowledge of Government Contractor’s proposal process and development
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Intern Other
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 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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