Harris Corporation Contracts Administrator in Van Nuys, California

Contracts Administrator 7/10/18--Operations ContractsUSA - CA - Van Nuys




Job ID: ES20181007-25821


Title: Contracts Administrator

REQ ID: ES20181007-25821

Location: Van Nuys, California

Job Description:

The Contracts Administrator will support a variety of programs and new business activities within the Surveillance Solutions Business at Harris Corporation.

Responsibilities include:

Responsible for contract administration in including but not limited to:

  • Administers contracts and agreements accordance with federal government regulations and company policies and procedures. Specific duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs proposal preparation, contract negotiation, contract administration, and customer contact activities to provide for proper contract acquisition and fulfillment in accordance with company policies, legal requirements, and customer specifications. Prepares bids; processes specifications, progress, and other reports; advises management of contractual rights and obligations; compiles and analyzes data; and maintains historical information. Examines estimates of material, equipment services, production costs, performance requirements, and delivery schedules to ensure accuracy and completeness.

  • Prepares proposals and customer correspondence;

  • Advises program team and management of contractual rights and obligations of the programs for which you are responsible;

  • Compiles and analyzes data; and maintains historical information


  • BA/BS in a business or related field

  • 6+ years of experience in contracts management, preferably dealing with US Government contracts.

  • Candidates with 4+ years of experience with a Master's degree or 2+ years experience with a JD will be considered.

  • Direct experience with FAR, DFAR, ITAR, EAR, CAS.

  • 4+ years Contract Negotiation experience.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc.).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree/MBA

  • Experience with international and commercial contracts.

  • Demonstrated business acumen/finance experience.

  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships.

  • Excellent interpersonal & communications (written and oral) skills.

  • NCMA professional certifications (CPCM, CFCM, etc).

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.

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.

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.

Job Profile Matching Criteria:

Expertise--Operations Contracts

LocationUSA - CA - Van Nuys