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Sr Assoc, Procurement

Sr Assoc, Procurement

locationSmithtown, NY 11788, USA
PublishedPublished: 1/26/2024
Procurement / Operations
Full Time

Sr. Associate, Procurement

Hauppauge, NY, USRequisition ID: 1113Salary Range:60,000.00 To 75,000.00 (USD) Annually 

Narda-MITEQ 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. Narda-MITEQ 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.

Narda-MITEQ designs and manufactures an extensive range of standard active and passive components, as well as custom subsystems and integrated microwave assemblies to meet the requirements found on land, sea, air and the harsh environment of space.  Our global customers rely on our deep technical expertise and innovation grounded in 70 years of experience to help them meet the challenges of their next-generation military and commercial applications.

The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all essential functions, duties and skills required of personnel in this position.  Management retains the discretion to add or change the duties at any time. 

Job Description:  

Under supervision, responsible for procurement of active, passive and/or electro-mechanical parts.  Resolves problems and advises supervisor on particularly complex, sensitive, or controversial matters.  The selected candidate must have the ability to perform the essential duties & responsibilities with a reasonable accommodation. The duties and responsibilities may change from time to time but is not limited to the duties described below.   

Essential Functions:

  • Negotiates and monitors purchase agreements in accordance with established company policy for quality, price, and delivery requirements.
  • Conducts supplier surveys and analyzes results to determine new potential suppliers. Results of said surveys have a strong impact on supplier solicitations and future procurements.
  • Uses knowledge to negotiate best price in accordance with required specifications.
  • Prepare requests for quotations and/or purchase requisitions.
  • Recommends changes to maintain tracking and reporting system for purchases; monitors agreements and resolves any problems or refers to Manager for resolution.
  • Establishes and maintains constructive and effective relationships with supplier personnel.
  • Interacts in a clear and concise manner with all departments requiring purchasing support.
  • Complete weekly department metrics related with purchasing policies and procedures. 
  • Expedites suppliers to ensure on time delivery of material.
  • Ensures that all established purchasing policies and company policies are strictly adhered to.
  • Must have supplier relation and sourcing skills.  
  • Must be able to work in a team environment.
  • Must possess excellent communication skills with ability to exchange information and interface effectively with employees and/or customers clearly and concisely.   
  • Proficient understanding and utilization of MS Office including Word and Excel. 
  • Knowledge of applicable laws and regulations, generally accepted purchasing, and contract management practices.


  • Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 2 years of prior related experience or a minimum of 6 years of prior related experience in active procurement/buying in an electronics-manufacturing environment. 

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.  

Proof of employment authorization will be required. Narda-MITEQ is not required to sponsor applicants for work visas.  As this position will require access to export controlled information, only applications from “U.S. persons” within the meaning of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations and Export Administration Regulations will be considered. Narda-MITEQ is not required to seek export license for applicants who do not meet this requirement.

Narda-MITEQ is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Narda-MITEQ 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. Narda-MITEQ maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

As an equal opportunity employer, Narda-MITEQ, is committed to a diverse workforce.  If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the Narda-MITEQ career website because of your disability.  You may request reasonable accommodations by contacting Denise Nocerino,