Supply Chain Associate Procurement Specialist University Grad

Bigger challenges. Bolder ideas. Global impact. At Viasat, we’re on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. We’re the company behind the world’s fastest satellite internet service, with technology that’s helping to bridge the digital divide and improve life for our customers around the globe. By providing powerful new ways for people to connect with one another, gain greater access to education, entertainment, medical research, commerce, and much more, our team is empowering millions of customers worldwide.
We’re looking for passionate, innovative professionals to join our team and connect the world to more. You’ll work in a collaborative and inclusive environment that values diverse perspectives and continuous learning, and provides industry-leading benefits with unmatched opportunities for career growth. Our team is fearless in pursuit of new ideas and uncompromising in our quest to become the world’s first truly global Internet Service Provider. Interested in joining our mission? Take a look at career opportunities at Viasat today.
Job Responsibilities
As a Viasat Procurement Specialist, you will work closely with external suppliers and internal cross-functional partners in Supply Chain, Program Management, Engineering, Legal, Finance and more to ensure achievement of strategic initiatives on critical Government program(s).
* Manage full procurement lifecycle of assigned programs (quoting, buying, monitoring)
* Sourcing/Procurement focal point for assigned programs
* Compliance with FAR/DFAR Requirements
Requirements
* Bachelor's degree or higher in Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering, Business or related discipline
* Skilled user of Microsoft Office suite of business software is required: Word, Excel, and Power Point
* Must have excellent communication skills, including verbal, written, and presentation skills

DURATION

Permanent

JOB ROLES

Purchasing, Merchandising, and Procurement Agents, Supply Chain Managers and Specialists

VIASAT INC

Bigger challenges. Bolder ideas. Global impact. At Viasat, we’re on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. We’re the company behind the world’s fastest satellite internet service, with technology that’s helping to bridge the digital divide and improve life for our customers around the globe. By providing powerful new ways for people to connect with one another, gain greater access to education, entertainment, medical research, commerce, and much more, our team is empowering millions of customers worldwide. Got big ideas? So do we. Viasat is a growing, global company — more than 5,500 strong across 28 offices — and we’re looking for the next generation of innovators. Do you strive to make an impact that can change the world? Do you push the status quo and ask tough questions? Do you believe there’s always a better way? Then there’s no better place to start your career than Viasat. Whether you’re looking for an internship or University Grad position, Viasat is always finding new ways to not only develop your skills but apply them to technology and projects that have the capacity to change the world. A Viasat internship is a lot of things – but never boring. Whether it's solving real problems, brainstorming with some of the best minds in the industry, or enjoying an afternoon volleyball game, this could be your best summer yet. Our interns will be empowered and challenged throughout the summer to develop their skill set, network with executives, and work on impactful projects that they are passionate about. Make your mark at Viasat and start a career that matters —apply to a University Grad position. Embrace challenging work, collaborate with inspiring coworkers, and innovate with a company that strives to change the game. Got questions? We’ve got answers. Visit our career site to explore intern and university grad FAQs, tips for the application process, and open requisitions in a location near you. Listen to what past intern and University grad have said about the programs. Learn more at careers.viasat.com