Procurement Intern Summer 2019
This is a Supply Chain Internship with BAE Systems located in Phoenix, Arizona.
The intern will report to a Supply Chain Manager and assist Supply Chain Buyers in areas such as commodity strategy creation, supplier selection, supplier risk assessments, negotiations, purchase order creation, price and cost analysis, US Government Federal Acquisition Regulation compliance requirements, expediting, local supplier visits, and other projects as assigned. Items that are procured include engines, transmissions, generators, suspension & braking, tracks & wheels, hydraulics & pumps, optics, castings, forgings, machined components, mechanical assemblies, electrical, hardware, and prototypes.
The intern may engage in a high degree of collaboration and communication with Engineering, Program Management, Finance, Manufacturing, Supplier Quality, Contracts, external customers, and other Supply Chain / Procurement areas.
Required Skills and Education
- Must be proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
- Candidate must be working toward a bachelor's degree (or higher) in Supply Chain Management or related field of study.
- Presently enrolled College Junior
- Preferred 3.0 GPA
- Demonstrated significant experience using Microsoft Office programs
- Previous internship experience is a plus, preferably in the supply chain industry
- Demonstrated leadership experience
The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repair...just to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too.
We celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.
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