Description: Job Description: Harris Corporation has an immediate opening for a to join their team in Van Nuys, CA. Responsibilities include proposal preparation, contract negotiation, contract administration, and customer contact activities for assigned contracts\/programs.\u00a0 Serves as communication conduit between Harris and the respective customers.
Provides a proactive voice in the business process.
Provides proper contract acquisition and fulfillment in accordance with company policies, legal requirements, and customer specifications.
Analyzes material estimates, equipment services, production costs, performance requirements, and delivery schedules to ensure accuracy and completeness.
Prepares bids and proposals.
Prepares and conducts negotiations.
Processes specifications, progress reports, and other reports.
Advises management of contractual rights and obligations.
Compiles and analyzes data as required.
Maintains historical information for assigned contracts.\u00a0 Qualifications:\u00a0 BA\/BS in a business or related field with 10 years of experience in contracts administration, preferably dealing with US Government contracts.
6 years negotiation experience.
2 years in position where regulations such as FAR, DFAR, ITAR, EAR, CAS are adhered to. Preferred Additional Skills:\u00a0 Demonstrated ability to build relationships
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Experience with international and commercial contracts is a plus.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc.).
MBA is a plus
Demonstrated business acumen\/finance experience.
NCMA professional certifications (CPCM, CFCM, etc.) are a strong plus. 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.\u00a0
By submitting your resume for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your resume, 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.
Website : http://harris.com/
Harris is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 125 countries. Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, the company has approximately $5 billion of annual revenue and about 14,000 employees — including 6,000 engineers and scientists. Harris is dedicated to developing best-in-class assured.The Government Communications Systems segment develops, produces, integrates, and supports advanced communications and information systems that solve the mission-critical challenges of civilian, intelligence, and defense government customers. The company is headquartered in Melbourne, Florida.