Supply Chain Intern - Planning

US - AZ - Tempe Ref #12612 01-Aug-2022

Job Description

One team. Global challenges. Infinite opportunities. At Viasat, we’re on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. For more than 35 years, Viasat has helped shape how consumers, businesses, governments, and militaries around the globe communicate. We’re looking for people who think big, act fearlessly, and create an inclusive environment that drives positive impact to join our team.

Job Responsibilities

Become a personal contributor in our mission to connect the world. Viasat Supply Chain Interns 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.

As a Supply Chain Planning Intern, you will aid in the coordination and communication of the Materials Plan in an engineering and development manufacturing environment. Providing support from a scheduling and supply continuity communication perspective, while interfacing regularly with key internal customers including procurement, engineering, and program management. Experience firsthand how planning drives program execution in a fast-paced engineer to order / make to stock setting, where plans and assumptions will change ‘on the fly’, requiring flexibility, creative problem solving, and a “can do” attitude. To conclude the internship, you’ll have the opportunity to present your accomplishments the site. 


  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering, Business or related discipline
  • Experienced with Microsoft applications such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for management reporting and presentation
  • Strong teamwork, communication, and collaboration skills required to work effectively in a team environment
  • High degree of initiative and ownership, attention to detail, and the discipline to follow through on assigned tasks
  • Able to commit to 10-12 week summer internship    


  • Previous internship experience
  • Exposure to MRP and inventory control principles through coursework and projects, or previous internships
  • Experience using Tableau, Oracle, SAP, or other ERP systems

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Additional Requirements and Information

Minimum Education
High School Diploma or GED
Years of Experience
0-2 years
Up to 10%
US Citizenship or Permanent Resident Status required
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