Supply Chain Intern - Grand Prairie, Texas

Description:Are you looking for an opportunity for the summer?
Do you want to be regularly challenged to solve
problems? Are you looking for an opportunity that
directly effects a company's bottom line? Do you
want to work on the most technologically advanced
programs in the industry? What better place to spend
your summer than working for a
recognized Top 10 Employer for Millennials and
Best Places to Work - Lockheed Martin!

An opportunity awaits you as a Procurement
Representative Intern with Lockheed Martin! A
Procurement Representative Intern is a vital and key
component to the Lockheed Martin Supply Chain
management team. The selected individual will
status, manage, expedite, coordinate, and be
accountable in ensuring all parts and hardware are
delivered on-time to support Lockheed Martin's
production line. Additionally, the individual will need
to strategically look forward (120 days) and forecast
the delivery of critical hardware to mitigate
manufacturing impacts, work and resolve supplier
and engineering issues, and implement proactive
strategies to assure timely and compliant hardware
deliveries. Another responsibility will be to present to
Senior Management regarding hardware shortages
and delays, and recovery plan / strategy - including
chart deck creation for the presentation.

Other activities the Procurement Representative will
be involved with is ensuring timely placement of
Purchase Orders to suppliers, monitoring and
expediting hardware deliveries, and working technical
and quality issues at the suppliers. The candidate will
be able to broaden their communications skills
through their interface the various Lockheed Martin
Programs and the Southeastern Material Acquisition
Center (SEMAC) buying team, as well as being a
valuable member of the programs multi-functional
team (Engineering, Quality, Finance, Program
Management, Contract, etc.) to ensure the program
is meeting their Company and Customer
Basic Qualifications:
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Demonstrated critical thinking / problem solving
• Able to multi-task several critical assignments at
both time and ability to work both independently and
within a team structure
• Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of products
(Power Point, Word, Excel)
• Ability to work in a fast paced, multi-tasking
Desired Skills:
• Be empowered to work independently to pursue
resolving problems
• Strong interpersonal skills with ability to coordinate
with various functional groups
• Quick leaner who enjoys working challenging tasks
• Ability to interact with senior management,
suppliers, and other external personnel on significant
matters often requiring coordination between
functional organizations

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