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Program Finance Specialist

Norfolk, Virginia;

Job ID IMS20222706-85183
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Our Business and Operations team has an unwavering focus on our commitment to excellence in everything we do. They’re the backbone of our ability to deliver mission solutions with speed, innovation and flawless execution.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Experienced
  • Location: Remote
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  • Collaborative
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  • Strategic
  • Technical


My favorite part of working for L3Harris is knowing that the parts that I procure go into products that help save lives.

Lizzie, Procurement Associate, Rochester, NY

L3Harris Work Perks

  • Health

    • Medical with a High Deductible and traditional PPO plan options, as well as, vision and a full array of supplemental health benefits
    • A doctors' service to help with referrals and second opinions for you, your family, and parents

  • Family

    • 4 weeks of paid parental leave for moms and dads
    • Fertility treatment
    • Subsidized backup childcare and eldercare
    • Adoption assistance - $5,000 per adoption/$15,000 per employee
    • Pet insurance

  • Well-Being

    • No cap to your PTO time (for exempt employees)
    • Dress for your day - wear what works for you at work
    • Legal plan for you, your family, and parents
    • Discount platform
    • 9/80 work schedule available for most U.S. employees, effective October 24, 2022.

Job Description

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across space, air, land, sea and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 47,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.


Job Title: Specialist, Program Finance

Job Location: Norfolk, VA OR REMOTE

Job Description: The L3Harris Maritime Services Division is currently seeking a Program Financial Analyst with experience in Government Contracting (i.e., preferably Services programs oriented) to support various Ship Maintenance and Engineering program cost types such as Cost Plus, Firm Fixed Price, and Time and Material contracts.

Essential Functions:

Focus on cost control, achieving program financial targets (Orders/Sales/Operating Income) and driving Free Cash Flow and Net Working Capital improvements.

Work with program management and the program teams to present program Estimates at Complete to communicate the health of assigned programs using Excel financial dashboards and ERP-created reports.

In coordination with the Project and Program Managers, prepare and maintain the Monthly Financial Reporting forecasts, budgets and estimates at completion.

Review Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable invoices for timeliness and accuracy. Prepare A/P accruals as part of month-end close activities for assigned programs.

Review contract award documents for new and modified contracts. Prepare project set-up/modifications for Accounting entry in CostPoint.

Develop, communicate, and recommend action plans with program teams to ensure financial targets and program goals are achieved.

Support finance leadership team in analysis of monthly and quarterly program performance.

Support Ad Hoc requests and reporting as necessary.

Provide financial analysis for audits and other financial activities, as necessary.

Responsible for learning and enforcing L3Harris policies and procedures.


BS/BA Degree in Finance or Accounting and a minimum of 5 years of professional experience as a Program Finance Analyst supporting defense industry programs. Graduate degree or equivalent with 0 – 3 years of prior related experience.

Advanced demonstrated experience with Excel and Microsoft Office suite.

Preferred Additional Skills:

A positive “can do” attitude willing to put in the extra effort with strong attention to detail.

Works independently with moderate supervision on larger, slightly complex projects or assignments.

Experience with a financial ERP system, such as Deltek CostPoint.

Experience with a financial forecasting system, such as Hyperion.

Experience with multiple contract types (CP/FP/T&M)

Strong teamwork and business partnering skills.


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.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies 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.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

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