Project Planner Intern

US - GA - Atlanta Ref #7092 10-Aug-2020

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 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

Viasat Project Planners innovate in an environment that encourages collaboration while challenging the status quo. Join the industry leader in satellite communication and technology and take control of your professional pathway.  You will utilize your organizational and methodical approach as you plan and monitor material supply through creation, release, and management of purchase requisitions and work orders.  Your attention to detail will benefit you as you review Bills of Materials for both standard product lines and custom product programs and utilize Oracle's ERP system in planning of materials and labor resources to fulfill customer demand while also managing inventory levels for projects by successfully managing MRP demand, procurement, and engineering change activity. 

Requirements

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering, Management, Economics, Supply Chain or related field
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite, including Excel and Word
  • Able to commit to a 10-12 week summer internship

Preferences

  • Technical skills including Tableau and Alteryx
  • Ability to cross – functional collaborate
  • Presentation experience
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Analytical mindset
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Additional Requirements and information

Minimum education:

High School Diploma or GED

Years of experience:

0-1 years

Travel:

Up to 10%

Citizenship:

US Citizenship Required

Worker Classification:

Intern

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