Lockheed Martin Corporate Business Development Intern in Bethesda, Maryland

Description: Interns in this program will work with the Lockheed Martin Corporate Business Development (CBD) team at the company’s headquarters in Bethesda, MD. The positions’ duties focus on defense research in the U.S. and foreign countries. Participants will spend the majority of their time monitoring defined areas and reporting on developments to the CBD staff. Interns will also assist the staff by coordinating company-wide activities, maintaining distro lists, composing presentations, drafting emails or reading publications. Attendance of events in the DC area may be periodically requested.

These are compensated internships which run year-round. This posting is for candidates who can start in late August/early September 2018 and continue at least until the end of August 2019. Participants will work 20 hr/wk during school year and up to 40 hr/wk during summer break. Exact work schedules are flexible and can accommodate school requirements. Public transportation is available to the HQ facility via the DC metro, local buses and a free shuttle that operates during rush hour.

Desired Skills: -Familiarity with military weapon systems and/or the defense industry.

-Previous experience in defense or regional research

-Advanced PowerPoint skills

-Knowledge of corporate finance

-Business-level proficiency in a foreign language

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

-Students pursuing Master's degree in Strategic/Security Studies, International/Regional Studies, Business, Engineering or equivalent disciplines.

-Proficient communication skills

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.