Supply Chain Analysis Intern

DRS Technologies Melbourne , FL 32901

Posted 3 months ago

Leonardo DRS

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 Arlington, VA, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. which employs more than 47,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. Leonardo DRS is committed to being an employer of choice of a highly qualified, diverse, effective, and productive workforce.

For additional information on Leonardo DRS, please visit our website at

Primary & Essential Accountabilities

  • Assist senior-level staff with various analyses for the specific area of expertise

  • Maintain files, logs, records of invoices, purchase orders and other related documentation

  • Maintain information on computer systems

  • Assist in expediting orders

  • Assist buyers in contacting vendors to obtain prices and schedule delivery dates

  • Develop and maintain resources for assigned commodity item

  • Prepare standard requests for quotation

  • Monitor target costs against proposal costs

  • May help to ensure the appropriate contract flow-downs are identified and passed on to Purchasing

  • May interact with Program Management on Program Cost issues and required details

  • Help identify requisitions to consolidate in order to obtain leverage pricing.

  • Assist with the review of open requisitions weekly Review placement to requisition need date and length of time in purchasing

  • Assist with communication between buyers, suppliers, Program teams

  • May monitor weekly Program meetings for any "potential" issues that can be addressed early on

  • Improve understanding of purchasing relationship to the overall company plans and strategy

  • Review and validate any bids during customer negotiations and customer program reviews. Supply copies of POs/LOCs. Prepare charts for customer presentations

  • Develop supply chain dashboard for performance of supply chain across 8 business units

  • Create reporting to highlight performance by program across all business units involving lead-time, on-time delivery, design to cost targets, requisition dates, material requirement dates

  • Maintain PPV reporting covering all business unit activity

  • Support business units in creating proposals

  • Advise business units on trends and risks associated with mechanical or electrical commodities

  • Support, communicate and defend the mission, values and culture of the company


  • Must be actively working towards a Bachelor's degree in supply chain management, business, or engineering

  • 0-2 years of experience in high technology, aerospace or defense or equivalent experience

  • Demonstrated knowledge of supply chain management tools and procedures

  • Demonstrated problem solving skills

  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills

Physical Requirements

  • Lifting 0-20 lbs 0-25%
  • Walking 0-25%
  • Standing 0-10%
  • Sitting 0-75%
  • Bending 0-10%
  • Stooping 0-10%
  • Climbing 0-10%

Work Conditions

  • Office

  • Travel 0-10%

Leonardo DRS and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. #LEL #EOIS

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