GDIT's Early Career Program is designed with you in mind! Our business internship allows you the opportunity to be a part of a collaborative team that is helping to solve our client's most complex issues. Throughout GDIT's 10-week summer internship program you will work on innovative projects that touch areas such as Finance Accounting, Human Resources, Proposal Writing, Consulting, and other related areas depending on your background and interest. As an intern, you will have real responsibilities and work alongside experienced and innovative industry professionals. Your internship experience will equip you with best in class skills to take back to the classroom.
As a Contract Administrator Associate Intern you will actively support the daily operation of the Contracts Department of the GDIT Intelligence & Homeland Security Division (IHS). This experience will help you learn facets of GDIT's Contract Management functional role and responsibility in the organization. Gain direct work experience and exposure by working directly with the IHS Contract Management professionals, program and other functional teams. Duties will include but are not limited to the following:
Support Contract Staff in the contract administration process.
Ensure compliance of contract file documentation.
Assist with record retention.
Assist with audit preparation.
Support new business proposal activities and perform special projects as required.
Assist with the annual internal Organization Conflict of Interest Audits.
Assist in contract closeout by routing the spreadsheet/checklist for the closeouts, locating documentation as needed.
Assist in maintaining the Contract Value/Funds Tracker.
Be a team player and develop strong working relationships with team mates and internal customers.
Requires High School diploma or equivalent. Must be currently enrolled in an accredited BS/BA Program and completed at least freshman year of a Bachelor's Degree. Proficiency required with Microsoft Office products to include: Word, Excel and Outlook. MS SharePoint and Access experience a plus.
Requires 0-2 years' experience. Prior work experience in a business office environment, specifically government contracting a plus. Preference for candidates considering a career in contracts, subcontracts and/or procurement.
Ability to process information to make sound business recommendations for management decisions.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
Strong work ethic, positive attitude and professional demeanor.
Effective time management, and organizational skills.
Ability to work with others in order to meet deadlines.
Ability to manage multiple tasks efficiently and accurately.
Strong problem solving and interpersonal skills.
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbal and written, to all levels of the organization.
Ability to obtain a security clearance.
GPA of 3.0 + preferred
" We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.