At Saab, we constantly look ahead and push boundaries for what is considered technically possible. We collaborate with colleagues around the world who all share our challenge - to make the world a safer place.
Build your resume experience and enhance your marketability with real-work, hands-on practice through a co-op opportunity!
Saab is in search of a motivated, enthusiastic business/economics/law/finance student(s) who would be interested in putting their studies to real-work practice through an internship opportunity at our location in East Syracuse, NY for the 2023 Fall term (August- December).
In addition to a competitive hourly rate, Saab Inc. offers a sign-on bonus to off-set housing expenses for Co-Ops residing outside the typical office commuting distance.
As part of the Contracts function, you will be working with our Contracts Professionals to support the provision of products and services to our US Government customers.
Responsibilities and learning opportunities include:
Contracts database management
Pre-contract risk analysis
Assist with the administration of government, commercial and international contracts
Participating in reviews and status meetings
Presentation and team-building
Attention to detail
The ability to prepare, organize and maintain contract records and files
Willingness to learn and take on new challenges
Strong teamwork and communication skills
Experience working in Oracle, IFS, SharePoint, JIRA or similar systems
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
Good written and verbal communication skills
Enrollment in an accredited degree program with a major in Business, Law, or related discipline
Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better
Must have completed Sophomore year or greater
Must be a U.S. citizen. Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Saab is a federal government contractor and adheres to policies and programs necessary for sustaining drug-free workplaces. As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen.About Us:
Saab is a leading defense and security company with an enduring mission, to help nations keep their people and society safe. Empowered by its 18,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer, more sustainable and more equitable world. In the U.S., Saab delivers advanced technology and systems, supporting the U.S. Armed Forces and the Federal Aviation Administration, as well as international and commercial partners. Headquartered in Syracuse, New York, the company has business units and local employees in seven U.S. locations.
Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and offer unlimited opportunities for advancing in your career. We are also a company that respects each person's needs and encourage employees to lead a balanced, rewarding life beyond work. Saab values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran, disability status, or any other federal, state, or locally protected category.