Vykin Corporation is currently looking for a Business Management Intern to join our team in Tampa, Florida. We are a small defense federal government contracting company that is veteran owned and servicing the US Department of Defense. This position will provide the right candidate the opportunity to see how a company works from human resources, finance, information technology, security, office management, and executive leadership. This internship will allow the candidate to see how at a small company every employee counts.
The intern will work with various teams to learn functions and aspects of each department. This will provide an opportunity to learn many different facets of a company that does both international and domestic business. This paid internship is best suited for someone who can dedicate 16-24 hours per week during the school year. The Company's hours of operation are 9 am -5 pm Monday - Friday. The selected candidate is expected to commit to a fixed schedule of days and times each semester.
* Learn internal operations; including but not limited to accounting, event planning, finance, human resources, business development, relationship building, customer service, and daily operations. * Help identify areas for process improvement * Assist the office manager with company event planning, corporate gifts, and new employee programs. * Research or assist in special projects for different departments; use advanced techniques in internet searches, use of Excel, PowerPoint and Word to present findings, data entry into specialized software, tracking of completion milestones, and close out of the project. * Provide general administration assistance and support. * Other administrative and business management tasks as assigned.
* Must be a sophomore or junior level bachelor or master's degree college student, looking for a long-term internship opportunity. * Must have intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office applications such as Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint. * Must have attention to detail, the ability to multi-task and excellent oral and written communication skills. * Strong computer and technology skills a plus. * Must be a US Citizen and able to obtain a US government clearance (if needed).
** Proficiency in Excel, Word and PowerPoint will be tested at the final interview stage.** Preferred Education: * Majoring in Business Management, Entrepreneurship, International Business, or other related field.
The internship is typically performed in an office environment, which requires normal safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of materials, boxes or equipment up to 50 lbs. The internship will be conducted at Vykin Headquarters in Tampa, Florida.
The above job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job.
Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job. Vykin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (M/F/D/V). ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________