Harris Corporation Program Finance - Analyst in Rochester, New York

Program Finance - Analyst 6/21/18--Program FinanceUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: CS20182006-25416


Job Title – Program Finance - Analyst

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job ID – CS20182006-25416

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving our customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports customers in more than 125 countries and has approximately $8 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into four business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems, Electronic Systems, and Critical Networks.

Job Description:

Excellent career opportunity for individuals with broad finance/accounting background and strong personal leadership skills.

  • Provide comprehensive financial metrics and P&L forecasts to program managers, finance department, and senior staff while maintaining cost and schedule controls in alignment w/ profitability targets.

  • Responsible for managing, preparing, administering, and directing the control of program budgets.

  • Conducts detailed financial analysis and presents assumptions and results to teams.

  • Reviews and approves recommendations for financial planning and control.

  • Prepares cost and schedule analyses with sales projections to associated departments for assigned programs.

  • Provide Program Management support as needed (research/analysis of program issues, meeting participation, etc.) to ensure successful program execution.

  • Develop, communicate, and recommend action plans in support of business unit objectives to ensure financial targets and goals are achieved; elevate critical issues/recommendations to management to ensure proactive resolution.

  • Be recognized as resident financial expert on assigned contracts/programs and contribute to the advancement of financial best practices.


  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in Accounting, Finance or Business Mgmt. and minimum of 4 years relevant experience or Masters and 2+ years prior related experience.

  • Strong public accounting experience required.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience in financially managing programs in a full CAS environment

  • Follow financial best practices in the area of US government FAR/CAS compliance.

  • Knowledge of ERP/integration systems a plus.

  • Must be a self-starter with strong communication and analytical skills.

  • Ability to implement new initiatives, build consensus and use personal leadership to enable change.

  • Advanced Excel and Access Database skills required.

  • Ideal candidate would be adaptable and quick to learn.

  • Relevant experience in the following areas: EVMS Reporting, financial planning and analysis, general accounting, revenue & cost forecasts, and budget management.

  • Accurately project and monitor fiscal year P&L performance for DOD programs.

  • Preferred experience in the following areas: program/project management, contract administration and US government procurement/acquisition/contracting.

  • Demonstrated experience with financial presentations to senior management

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.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

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.

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Expertise--Program Finance

LocationUSA - NY - Rochester