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Job #: R-00053335
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Intern Other
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Corporate

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Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Material Planner Intern in Reston, VA.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
We are excited to announce an opening for a Material Planner Intern on our Procurement Strategy team (Rockville, MD; Reston, VA; or Oak Ridge, TN)! This is an exciting opportunity to learn and gain experience with Supply Chain Strategy and Operations within Leidos. This person will be responsible for supporting the material acquisition plans for the multiple programs within the Leidos Defense and Intelligence Business Lines. Individual will be interfacing with Vendors, Logistics, Receiving, and the broader Procurement & Enterprise Partnerships team to ensure program milestones are met, as well as working on special projects as assigned.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
-Works with Program team to ensure a streamlined procurement process of materials against program requirements.
-Candidate must have the ability to work with programs in generating material requirements and providing the necessary support of acquisition plans from start to finish.
-Maintains reports and monitors material movement throughout manufacturing and inventory sequences.
-Coordinates forecasts, workload, expediting, and acquisition priority with commodity/category team leadership.
-Engages supply chain (vendor to manufacturing) to determine optimal acquisition strategy.
-There will also be opportunities to work special projects with multi-functional teams. The most successful candidate will have a desire to be a part of a team, enjoy hard work and learning on the job from a team of other talented professionals.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
-Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain/Logistics, Business Admin, Finance, Engineering or related field. Minimum GPA 3.0.
-Excellent computer skills (excel/pivot tables and PowerPoint).
-Effective verbal and written communications skills.
-The ability to work under tough time constraints and prioritize multiple tasks
-U.S. Citizenship is required

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
-Candidates local to the area

External Referral Bonus:

Ineligible

External Referral Bonus $:

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

None

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Intern

Job Family:

Intern Other

Pay Range:

About Leidos

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.

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [email protected].

Commitment to Diversity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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