Leonardo DRS, Inc. Trade Compliance Intern in Arlington, Virginia

Leonardo DRS, Inc.

Leonardo DRS is a leading technology innovator and supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and defense contractors worldwide. The Company specializes in naval and maritime systems, including power and propulsion; ground combat mission command and network computing; electro-optical/infrared systems; global satellite communications and network infrastructure; and intelligence and security solutions.

Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, DRS is wholly-owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A., an Italy-based global high-tech company and one of the world leaders inaerospace, defenceandsecurity*. *As a cleared defense contractor with positions on highly classified programs for the U.S. military, DRS maintains an independent Board of Directors and governance structure designed to insulate the Company from the potential for undue influence or control arising from its foreign ownership.

We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on Leonardo DRS, please visit our website atwww.leonardodrs.com

Job Location: Arlington, VA

Position Summary:

The Trade Compliance Intern will facilitate DRS business by assisting with implementing and maintaining internal export / import controls to ensure compliance with U.S. Government export / import regulations such as the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), Export Administration Regulations (EAR), U.S. Customs and Border Protection Regulations, Economic Embargo Regulations, and Importation of Arms, Ammunition and Implements of War Regulations..

*Duties and Responsibilities: *

  • Monitors Federal Register notices and publications for regulatory changes and industry trends that impact DRS.

  • Develops communications and materials on the application and implementation of U.S. Government export / import regulations to the internal business unit.

  • Assists in the review of export / import licenses, agreements, permits, certifications and technology release determinations.

  • Develops processes, procedures and tools to ensure compliance with U.S. Government export / import regulations and Company policies.

  • Provides reports and updates metrics pertaining to various elements including compliance of the export / import processes.

  • Maintains export / import files and records in accordance with U.S. Government export / import regulations and Company policy.

  • Assists in developing training materials as it relates to export / import requirements.

  • Supports export / import compliance monitoring activities (e.g. self-assessments, internal audits, external audits).

  • Supports investigations and other compliance matters.

  • Participates in business and corporate projects focusing on trade compliance.

  • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization

*Basic Qualifications: *

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Trade or related discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Demonstrates the ability to analyze and solve problems

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to work well in a team environment

Leonardo DRS, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. #CRP