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Lead Auditor - Government Compliance


Harris Corporation


Melbourne, FL 32901


Title:  Lead Auditor - Government Compliance

Job ID: CHQ20181701-22848
Location: Palm Bay, Florida


Under the general guidance of the Sr. Manager, Government Compliance Audit:
  • Develop and maintain working knowledge of the Federal      Acquisition Regulation (including the Department of Defense and other      Supplements) and Government Compliance subject areas including but not      limited to:  Cost Accounting Standards/Government Contracting      Accounting Systems; Billing Systems; Time and Labor Systems; Purchasing      Systems; Material Management; Government Property; Cost Estimating/Bid      & Proposal Development and Negotiation Practices; Contract      Administration and International Contracting (Import, Export, Foreign      Corrupt Practices Act)
  • Independently and objectively plan and execute audits      in accordance with professional auditing standards.
  • Assist in preparation of audit work programs to include      sampling methodology and specific audit steps to be performed.
  • Prepare time and resource budget estimates to perform      the audit.
  • Identify and analyze related key controls, processes      and systems to determine effectiveness.
  • Effectively interact with and communicate audit status      and results to Internal Audit and Business Unit management, with emphasis      on discussing deficiencies and understanding corrective actions.
  • Prepare formal written work papers and reports,      documenting audit work performed, and expressing conclusions.
  • Perform special reviews and internal investigations, as      required.
  • Interface with company-wide Contract Compliance groups.
  • Travel up to 25%


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 6 years of total related experience      including 4 years of auditing, accounting or government compliance      experience.
  • Must be detail oriented with good organizational skills      and capable of multi-tasking.
  • Must be a proactive self -starter who is also capable      of working effectively in a team environment.
  • Strong computer knowledge (Microsoft Excel, Word, PeopleSoft      a plus)


Additional Preferred Qualifications:
  • CPA and/or CIA
  • Security Clearance or the ability to obtain one
  • Related experience in a government contracting      environment



Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Intel Agency (NSA, CIA, FBI, etc)
25% - defined as 25% of your time traveling
Unspecified annual salary
Unspecified hourly wage
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