Harris Corporation Procurement in Roanoke, Virginia

Procurement 3/13/18--PurchasingUSA - VA - Roanoke




Job ID: CS20180602-23163


Job Title – Procurement

Job Location – Roanoke, VA

Job Code – CS20180602-23163

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at Harris.com at https://www.harris.com/ .

Job Description:

Purchases materials, equipment, supplies, services and commodity products. Evaluates bids, and selects and recommends suppliers. Negotiates price, delivery, quality and service. Follows up on all awards through completion of order. Negotiates and settles with suppliers regarding damage claims, rejections, and losses, return of materials, over-shipments, cancellations and engineering changes. Evaluates suppliers and rates them as to production capability, performance and delivery. Performs financial analysis for purchasing. Forecasts requirements, issues periodic reports on trends, and negotiates pricing, discounts and contracts.


  • Bachelor’s degree plus 0-2 year’s relevant experience or Associate’s degree plus 4 years of relevant experience.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Proficient with Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access; Microsoft Office.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Sequel / Access database experience.

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.

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LocationUSA - VA - Roanoke