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If you are looking for real-world experience then apply for the Leonardo DRS internship program this year. Contracts and Compliance Intern offers exellent learning opportunities for candidates. Application deadline is approching soon for the Milwaukee, WI.
Job: Contracts and Compliance Intern
Company: Leonardo DRS
Location: Milwaukee, WI
Contracts and Compliance Intern (94149)
Leonardo DRS, Inc.
Leonardo DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products,
services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime
contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture
and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military
sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.
Headquartered in Crystal City, VA the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of
Leonardo S.p.A. which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a
competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards
performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at
DRS Naval Power Systems, Inc., is a leading supplier of high-performance power
conversion and instrumentation & control systems for the U.S. Navy’s
combatant fleet. Products include ship and submarine electric propulsion
equipment, power distribution and electronics equipment, shipboard control
equipment and control panels, and specialty plant instrumentation and control
equipment. The company designs, qualifies and manufactures products that
help the war fighter every day on the ground, sea and in the air. DRS operates
on a 9/80 work schedule; all employees work 80 hrs in 9 days and have every other
This is a paid part-time undergraduate internship. Intern works closely
with and assists the DRS Contracts Department with business- related
professional and administrative functions. This position will support
various tasks involving day-to-day management of U.S. Government
contracts. Specific examples include the compilation and reporting of
program data, records management, supporting customer submittals, and audit
support. Intern will work with various DRS functional areas – Supply
Chain, Contracts, Accounting and Finance, Information Technology, and Program
Management to review system data and make recommendations for project/contract
support. Intern will also support review and subsequent data entry
of contract information including legal terms and conditions. A mentor is
assigned to assist interns in business related career development that is of
mutual benefit to the intern and DRS.
Duties and Responsibilities
organizes, tracks and updates data relevant to assigned business unit(s)
using applicable database applications.
routine and/or special reports, schedules, metrics or records for assigned
business unit(s) under supervision, as assigned.
topics, records and documents and archives records as needed to respond to
inquiries from internal or external customers, maintain compliance,
address business concerns or help improve business practices or processes.
with developing communication plans or presentations for internal or
external customers, as assigned.
understanding of DRS business models, programs and practices via guidance
from mentor(s), supervisor and other interactions with co-workers.
other duties and assists in assigned projects, as directed by supervision.
learning and development goals with mentor or supervisor approval.
NOTE: Level and complexity of assignments may increase
as intern demonstrates increased skill, aptitude, proficiency and knowledge of
certain DRS business related processes.
Basic Qualifications (include education and years of
accredited college enrollment; making progress towards an undergraduate
degree in a business-related field of study
Junior status or above in good standing
- 3.0 or
of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
orientation with attention to detail
interpersonal skills and ability to communicate well, both orally and in
Additional Desirable Qualifications Skills and
enrollment at a Milwaukee area college or university (reasonable commuting
distance to DRS)
or experience in a business-related degree program
level proficiency in Microsoft products a plus