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Lockheed Martin Supply Chain - Intern in 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 Forbes.com

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 will include with being involved in 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

commitments.

Basic Qualifications:

• Currently enrolled in an accredited pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Supply Chain Management or Technical related degree

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Demonstrated critical thinking / problem solving

abilities

• 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

environment

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

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

job.Qualifications

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Co-op/Summer Intern

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