Contract Administrator - Intern

US - CA - Carlsbad Ref #4413 04-Nov-2019

Job description

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 growing rapidly and 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 :

Here at Viasat we want you to get the most out of your internship! Our program is designed to give you professional exposure to your field of interest and help you discover and develop your own career. We strive for a strong professional as well as social atmosphere, with the chance to attend a variety of group outings. There are so many great opportunities to excel when you are surrounded by experts who are committed to your growth and progress.

Join us for an exciting opportunity to support Viasat’s Government Systems Contracts staff as a summer intern is available.  We seek a motivated intern who desires to not only learn, but add value, in providing the highest level of support to our internal and external customers on transaction contracts, reviewing and submitting quotes, various agreements, and reviewing contract documents for data entry into the ERP systems. This intern will also assist in internal policy compliance monitoring.

Requirements :

•  Applicant must currently be enrolled in a two or four year accredited college or university pursuing a Bachelors, Masters, or JD.  Specialization in business, contracts, law or public administration is preferred.

•  The candidate will be a self-starter and able to think creatively. The candidate must be organized and able efficiently and accurately perform the required duties in a fast-paced environment.

•  The candidate must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, possess exceptional interpersonal skills, and be proficient with MS Outlook tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Preferences :

•  Student working toward an MBA

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Additional requirements

Minimum education:

High School Diploma or GED

Years of experience:

0-1 years


Up to 10%


US Citizenship Required

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