Senior Buyer


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Located in Longview, WA

Salary: $70,000- $80,000 a year

Express is actively recruiting for a Senior Purchasing Buyer for a mill in Longview. This is a Direct Hire position.



The pay is $70,000- $80,000 a year





  • Ensure all purchases are performed in accordance within risk management processes, including the utilization of proper contract documents and sourcing agreements
  • Conduct negotiations
  • Assist with developing and maintaining healthy vendor and customer partnerships
  • Pre-qualifying contractors in accordance with company’s safety standards, and verifying Supplier’s insurance and safety credentials.
  • Procurement of professional services; MRO; operational supplies; contractor services; raw and direct materials. 
  • Collaborating with technical counterparts to fully comprehend the technical specifications of projects
  • Lead sourcing of the project


Skills and Qualities Required


  • Bachelors Degree in related field
  • Experience with SAP preferred
  • Comfortable Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Minimum 3-years capital procurement experience
  • Industry experience in pulp and paper preferred
  • Detail Oriented
  • Ability to drive results
  • Positive attitude and ability to work as part of a team
  • Problem solving and decision making
  • Customer service 




Apply online or at our office:

Express Employment Professionals can help you find the job that is a good fit for your needs and abilities, and you’ll never pay a fee for our services and support.


Felicia Wilde or Kasie Stecker is eager to serve as your contact for this position, as well as many others in our area. Take the first step toward your success. Apply with Express today!


Our location:

Longview Office

1208 Washington Way, Suite 130 – Longview, WA 98632 (360) 414-1200




Need more information about this Senior Purchasing Buyer job?

Contact Felicia Wilde or Kasie Stecker, our Administrative and Professional Recruiter at (360) 414-1200, or by email Please add “Senior Purchasing Buyer” to the subject line of your email.


About us:

Express Employment Professionals works with job seekers to help find the right job for their skills and experience. We have a variety of jobs available, including full-time, part-time, and temporary positions. As one of the leading staffing companies in North America, Washington, and Cowlitz County, we’re ready to help you take the next step in your career.


Express Employment Professionals is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all people and to hire and promote individuals solely based on their qualifications for the job.


In compliance with applicable federal, Washington State and local law, employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements, and an individual’s qualifications regardless of race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, familial status, disability, genetic information or protected veteran status. We do not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics and expect that our employees and associates will cooperate in maintaining an atmosphere free of discrimination and harassment.


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Express Office: Longview
1208 Washington Way
Suite 130
Longview, WA 98632
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