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Northrop Grumman is seeking Supply Chain Interns to join the Corporate Global Supply Chain Intern Program. This position will be located in Irving, Texas.
The qualified candidate will become part of Northrop Grummans Global Procurement Services team. The selected candidate will work in a fast paced, multiple commodity transactional Procurement environment.They will also work in a dynamic people-focused environment where he/she will interact with colleagues, suppliers, and internal customers.
As an intern, youll participate in a summer internship program to develop competencies in a variety of Supply Chain functions that may include:
Roles and Responsibilities
Develops subcontract specifications, reviews work statements, and terms and conditions for the procurement of specialized IT and Services requirements
Prepares bid packages, conducts bidders conferences, analyzes and evaluates proposals
Negotiates subcontract provisions, selects or recommends subcontractors, writes awards, and administers resulting purchase orders
Negotiates and coordinates additions, deletions, or modifications to purchase orders
Participates on Global Procurement Services key initiatives in a support role
A candidate, regardless of age and hiring source, must meet ALL of the below criteria. The candidate must:
Be enrolled full-time and pursuing an undergraduate or graduate (Bachelors, Masters, or PhD) degree from an accredited college/university AND graduating after August 2020
Be majoring in or having majored in Supply Chain
Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.0/4.0 or higher (unofficial academic transcripts must be provided at time of application by uploading the documents to your application or profile)
Be available to work full-time (40 hours per week) for at least 10 weeks during summer 2020
Be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government security clearance (U.S. citizenship is a pre-requisite)
GPA of 3.7/4.0 or higher
Previous internship/co-op experience, leadership & teamwork capabilities, interpersonal communication skills, and activities (professional/community/extracurricular).
Good presentation and writing/communication skills.
Self-motivated, willing to learn, and interested in working in a team environment.
Experience in developing and delivering presentations and leading small groups.
Experience in working in an autonomous work environment on complex projects.
Experience in working on business or engineering full life-cycle projects from project inception through launch.
Supply Chain Experience
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