Harris Corporation Principal, Program Finance in Rochester, New York

Principal, Program Finance 3/13/19FinanceUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: SIS20191303-30508


P rincipal, Program Finance

Job Code: SIS20191303-30508

Job Location: Rochester, NY

Job Description:

During its 120-year history, Harris has transformed communications and information technology. Harris is a proven leader in tactical communications, geospatial systems and services, air traffic management, environmental solutions, avionics and electronic warfare, and space and intelligence. From ocean to orbit and everywhere in between, we provide mission-critical solutions to connect, inform and protect the world.

On the Harris team, your job is to secure the world. We don't work here just for the advanced technology and equipment: we work here because we know what - and who - we're protecting! From families to the intelligence community, and from our climate to our men and women in uniform - we're making the world a safer place!

Harris Corporation Space and Intelligence Systems has an opening for a Principal, Program Finance to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Rochester, New York. The individual will work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, and a collaborative team setting.

This position will be responsible for supporting various financial aspects of the program completing OSPI forecasting and analysis, EVMS and financial reporting.

  • Support for ISR-North proposals and pricing

  • Support ISR-North Programs, providing financial oversight of contract costs, customer reporting, risk assessment, and impact of schedule changes.

  • Internal financial forecasting, management, and reporting of key financial measures: orders, sales, profit, & cash flow

  • Assist the ISR-North business area in the management and forecasting of capital expenditures and discretionary spending

  • Development of standardized best practices in keeping with Harris policies and procedures to strengthen overall team effectiveness


  • Bachelor's degree in Finance/Business/Accounting or Mathematics or related field and 12 years of experience OR

  • Master’s degree in Finance or related field and 10 years of experience; or equivalent.

  • Experience with proposal & pricing under Federal Acquisition Requirementsand Corporate-facing financial reporting and projections.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Top Secret or TS/SCI.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and MPM. Experience with PeopleSoft or Hyperion is a plus.

  • Self-motivated and strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to work with people of all levels within the organization.

  • Demonstrated ability to proactively solve problems and issues in a timely manner with moderate supervision.

  • Demonstrated ability to operate effectively in a dynamic environment.

  • Strong interpersonal skill set, including the capability to interface with customers and form strong business partnerships with key program leaders.

  • Strong communication skills (Oral, Written, Listening).

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.

Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.

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LocationUSA - NY - Rochester