Harris Corporation Sr Specialist, Finance in Rochester, New York

Sr Specialist, Finance 7/2/18FinanceUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: SIS20180207-25685


Sr. Specialist, Finance Analyst

Job Code: SIS20180207-25685

Job Location: Rochester, NY

Position Description:

This position is for a highly-motivated, self-starting individual to assist Space and Intel (Space Systems Division) with Department expense budgeting, forecasting and analysis. The role will be responsible for handling many department expense budgets that encompasses multiple burden rate pools. This analyst will be responsible for assisting in the annual forward pricing rate (FPR) submission as well as any subsequent forecasts or FPR resubmissions. Additionally, this position will be responsible for preparing the monthly Cost Planning financial package. The desired candidate will require flexibility and creativity as corporate and division requirements can change to meet the current business climate. Interactions will be with all levels of the organization, from program managers through executive levels.

The work itself will involve detail-orientation, but primary emphasis will be on higher-level analysis and problem-solving. The role demands critical thinking and self-starting motivation.

The candidate will be interfacing with groups of varying backgrounds, and each brings a unique perspective to problem-solving and analysis. As such, teamwork is one of the most critical requirements for this position. This encompasses the ability to multitask on multiple projects, offer and receive recommendations to initiate positive changes, maintain focus on an end goal, and a willingness to engage in projects and activities outside of routine responsibilities.

Actual work tasks will encompass annual Department expense budget / burden rate preparation, monthly forecasting, reporting, and analysis. Candidate will prepare strategic analysis for management, and other financial analyses as required.


  • Bachelor's with 6 years experience in Finance or accounting; or equivalent.

  • 5 years experience with planning, organizational, communication and analytical skills.

  • 5 years experience working with financial databases and systems.

  • 5 years experience with MS Excel and Power Point.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience with Tableau, Jamis, PeopleSoft, HFM & Hyperion Planning

  • Proven background in budgeting and/or forecasting analytics for a mid to large size public company

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. 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.

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