Harris Corporation Proposal Specialist in Van Nuys, California

Proposal Specialist 8/11/18OperationsUSA - CA - Van Nuys




Job ID: ES20181007-25814


Position: Proposal Specialist

Job ID: ES20181007-25814

Location: Van Nuys, CA

Harris Corporation is looking for a Proposal Specialist to support our Surveillance Solutions business unit. Surveillance Solutions provides enabling technologies for situational awareness in land, sea and air delivering identification, analysis and precision approach of platforms in the area of interest. Through active radar technologies and passive detection solutions, Surveillance Solutions allows for complete battlespace control.

Job Description:

  • Developing CML’s (Consolidated Material Lists) in accordance with proposal Work Breakdown Structures (WBS)

  • Importing and/or developing structures to reflect proposal material requirements

  • Working with Material Management and proposal teams to develop priced CML’s

  • Top level knowledge of commodities and supplier interactions

  • Submitting RFQ’s and RFP’s to suppliers to develop CML pricing

  • Experience competing parts requirements

  • Utilize MRP pricing records through the pricing tool

  • Analyzing priced data to insure integrity and cost objectives are in alignment with proposal objectives

  • Ensuring compliance to audit requirements

  • Formatting and submitting pricing packages to proposal teams


  • Minimum of 6 years with BS/BA in applicable field

  • Experience with Microsoft Office toolset with an emphasis on the use of Microsoft Excel including creation of pivot tables

  • Experience with Material Pricing systems

  • Extensive experience with Proposal development and processes

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Excellent communication and follow up skills are essential

  • Knowledge of systems and functional processes such as procurement, small business, FAR.

  • Ability to conduct analytical review large and small pricing datasets

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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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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LocationUSA - CA - Van Nuys