Harris Corporation Contract Specialist in Rochester, New York

Contract Specialist 5/24/18--Legal ContractsUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: CS20182305-24943


Job Title – Contract Specialist

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job ID – CS20182305-24943

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at harris.com at https://www.harris.com/

Job Description:

  • Primarily responsible for becoming the Harris Communicaiton System (CS) Subject Matter Experts (SME) in utilizing the Oracle Project Contracts Module (OPCM) to satisfy Segment data requirements.

  • Candidate must be able to learn OPCM to a sufficient level to enable the candidate to become self-sufficient and in turn provide guidance and support to the broader Contracts and Sales Order Administration (SOA) staffs regarding the interface of OPCM with other Oracle modules, inputting information and drafting reports.

  • Candidates will participate in data conversion and go-live support for the implementation of the OPCM.

  • Successful candidate will also be responsible for becoming competent in filling out Representation and Certfications, managing Systems for Award Management (SAM), and negotiating terms and conditions, primarily with US Government prime contractors.

  • Other Contracts tasks may include administering the Segment Non-Disclosure Agreement process and preparing reports for various internal and external customers.

  • Upon developing the requisite skill level in OPCM and Contract Administration responsibilities, the candidate may transition to one of the two Harris CS Sales Order Administrative (SOA) teams to manage the OPCM, draft Representation and Certifications, manage SAM, negotiate Terms and Conditions and be the interface between Contracts and SOA.


  • Bachelor's degree with at least three years of relevant experience.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Working knowledge of MS office suite of programs

  • Contract negotiating experience

  • US Government Contracts experience

  • Oracle experience

  • FAR and DFARS familiarity

  • CAS experience

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Job Profile Matching Criteria:

Expertise--Legal Contracts

LocationUSA - NY - Rochester