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Summer 2023 - Supply Chain Intern

Date: Sep 13, 2022

Location: Savannah, GA, US

Company: Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

Summer 2023 - Supply Chain Intern  in  GAC Savannah

Unique Skills:

Basic business etiquette and knowledge of purchasing methods and techniques.

This is a summer intern opportunity for full time-hybrid schedule from May/June - August/September 2023. The position will be posted until 10/28/2022.



Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Under supervision, assist with developing and implementing cost-effective and efficient procedures to purchase commodities in accordance with product specifications, services in accordance with User stated requirements, and company policies and procedures.

Essential Functions: 

1. Develops sources of supply and obtains information from suppliers concerning product and/or service specifications, price, delivery dates, etc. and ensures all applicable data is current at supplier. 

2. Works under the guidance of a Buyer, Senior Buyer, Subcontract Administrator, or Purchasing Manager:  

3. Preparation of solicitations requesting quotes, receive and evaluate bids; and negotiation of optimum delivery schedules and the best combination of price, quantity discount, product quality, standard terms and conditions.  

4. Communicates with internal customers to ensure their requirements are met. 

5. Prepares definitive purchase orders, including terms and conditions, makes award, and administers with suppliers within budgetary limitations. 

6. Resolves problems related to purchasing, delivery, receiving and payment to the supplier by taking appropriate corrective action. 

7. Resolve the part, item or service shortage situations. 

8. Develop, maintain, and ensure assigned purchasing actions are completed in time to ensure product delivery and/or service completion by the User’s need date. 

9. Conduct negotiations and secure the supplier’s agreement in accordance with specific objectives set forth in the supporting requisition. 

10. Support purchasing related issues when Buyer shortages (vacation, retirement, etc.) exist.


Education and Experience Requirements:

1. Must be currently enrolled student in Bachelor degree program pursuing a degree in Business Management, Marketing, Logistics or Supply Chain Management graduating after August 2023. Students who will graduate in Spring 2023 will only be considered if

    enrolled in grad school for Fall 2023.

2. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.

3. Must have own reliable transportation to and from work

4. Effective written and verbal communications skills required.

5. Ability to operate personal computers; experience with Microsoft Windows.

6. Must to be familiar in Microsoft Products such as Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook Purchasing or related experience preferred.

7. Basic knowledge in purchasing methods and techniques.

8. Background and credit history check from a national credit bureau will be conducted for all candidates for this position.


Employer Expectations:

Demonstrates acceptance of responsibility; shows pride in work performed; demonstrates flexibility in acceptance of assignments and schedules; maintains professional behavior and appearance; exhibits dependability. 



Education and Experience Requirements

Position Purpose:

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:

    Perform other duties as assigned.

    Additional Information

    Requisition Number: 201685

    Category: Other

    Percentage of Travel: None

    Shift: First

    Employment Type: Coop/Intern

    Number of Openings: 5


    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.


    Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.


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