Government Contracts Intern

Leesburg, VA

To apply, please send your resume to recruiting@vertosoft.com and indicate your desired job title and we will be in touch with you shortly!

Join our rapidly growing team!

At Vertosoft, we are a small business focused on accelerating the adoption of innovative and emerging technology in the Government. Consistent with our dedication to government customers, Vertosoft has deep knowledge and experience supporting all phases of the government acquisition life cycle. Strategic sourcing is our forte, streamlining the time required to provide critical technology and services to government end users at reduced prices.  We provide the flexibility, agility, and responsiveness of a small company with the experience of a large organization. Vertosoft’s staff is widely respected and relied upon for its professional, ethical business approach.  Our success is based upon the leadership of a highly experienced management team.  Our current staff has deep expertise in both meeting each agency’s specific requirements and the technology to satisfy those needs.

Vertosoft is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Vertosoft will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Overview

At Vertosoft, interns play a vital role in the Operations department, making a significant impact across a wide range of functions. As a Government Contract Specialist Intern, you will have the opportunity to support our Contracts team in ensuring compliance with contractual requirements and managing Vertosoft’s growing government contract portfolio. In this role, you will gain a deep understanding of the contract landscape in both the Federal and State & Local Government market, while also performing traditional operational duties. This role will be based in Leesburg, VA

Government Contracts Intern Job Responsibilities

  • Contracts Reporting – Work with various departments to gather information on specific transactions within reporting periods and develop reports for external government contracting offices.
  • Data Audit Project – Support a data audit initiative to analyze existing system data to reinforce contractual compliance.
  • Contract Management — Assist in day-to-day activities & tasks related to contract management.
  • Federal Landscape — Expand your knowledge of the Federal Government market by staying up to date with weekly events and developments. This will provide you with valuable insights and a deeper understanding of the industry.
  • Other Duties – In addition to the responsibilities outlined above, you may be required to perform additional tasks and duties as assigned. These may include supporting other departments, participating in special projects, and contributing to the overall success of the organization.

Qualifications

  • Possess outstanding attention to detail, critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Is a leader, collaborator, and team player with a diverse skillset.
  • Has excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Targeted majors include (but are not limited to) Data Analytics, Economics, Statistics, International Business, Mathematics, Operations and Management.

*Desirable Requirements:

  • Ideal candidates have earned a minimum 3.4 GPA
  • Engages in extra-curricular activities

To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and should not require, now or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status.