SEEKING INTERNS FOR FALL & SPRING 2017/18

Akira Technologies, Inc. is seeking bright and dedicated interns to assist in the forward thinking of our company in all of our departments. As an information technology
company, Akira aims to deliver sophisticated, customized solutions that improve
business efficiency across the enterprises. Interns are required to work 10 hours/week and will be compensated at a rate of $12.50/hour (D.C. minimum wage). For more details, please visit our internship page at akira-tech.com.

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• Reside in a qualifying HubZone on/near the GW campus. To see if you qualify, please visit http://map.sba.gov/hubzone/maps/
• Possess a working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)
• Ability to handle confidential and sensitive documents in a professional manner Potential to work year-round is preferred

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Sales/Contracts/Business Development Assistant
• Possess a general knowledge of sales and business administration protocol
• Maintain ability to read contract awards, purchase orders, invoices, and input information into various databases for reporting purposes
• Be able to use/learn QuoteWerks/QuickBooks sales operational programs to put together quotes
• Assist the contracts manager with keeping up to date records electronically and hard copies
• Assist with the development of capability statements and designing marketing materials
• Work with the proposal team on all efforts
• Must have a good command of the English language

Human Resources/Media Assistant
• Assist with employee on-boarding process to include background checks/standard HubZone compliance regulations
• Send out employee notes
• Keep files up to date
• Compose professional correspondence
• Work in conjunction with all departments to keep media outlets up-to-date
• Make announcements on social media regarding company products, services, and awards Must be familiar with LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook

IT Team Assistant/ SEWP Project Team
• Work with IT Department in the development of company web page
• Assist in the development of an intranet site
• Must have some programming capabilities
• Have an interest in or the ability to use web application tools
• Work with sales team for set up of RFQs, TR Generators and Approval/Rejection items
• Will collaborate in a team environment

Accounting Assistant
• Preferred concentration in finance
• Possess a general knowledge of AP/AR/general ledger processes
• Be familiar with QuickBooks
• Maintain working knowledge of Excel
• Assist with management of contract files and updating modifications

Proposal and Business Process Assistant
• Assist the proposal manager with gathering documents in preparation for proposals
• Review documents and edit as necessary
• Must be able to pay close attention to details

If you are interested in gaining first-hand experience of business processes, please apply to jobs@akira-tech.com. Should you have any additional questions about the hiring process, please contact the Intern Coordinator, Criza Bulanadi, at cbulanadi@akira-tech.com.