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Procurement Specialist, Qatar

Job Details
Job Type
Permanent
Job Sector
Rail
Region
Middle East

Linum Consult’s client operates in the Middle East. Due to continued growth, they are currently seeking a Procurement Specialist with a background in the Civil Engineering/Rail industry to join their team in Qatar. 

RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Overseeing, managing, and coordinating the procurement of work, goods and/or services on behalf of the company in accordance with approved policies, plans, and procedures, and assisting in the administration and/or commercial management of contracts
  • Managing the tender process for assigned procurements
  • Identifying and capturing the company’s or end-user’s  requirements and advising the best way these can be achieved through the procurement process
  • Preparing, reviewing, and obtaining necessary approvals for tender documents for assigned procurements
  • Assessing tender submissions (commercial or technical) as directed
  • Advising the company’s and department’s management teams on procurement strategy, implementation, metrics, and performance
  • Identifying risk in specific procurements or the general procurement process, and assisting in the development and implementation of solutions and monitoring their effectiveness

PROFILE 

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree qualification in either Engineering, Quantity Surveying or Law. 
  • At least 10 years’ experience in large scale procurement activities, preferably in an ERP environment, of which a minimum of 3 years should have been in a senior position 
  • Significant experience of working in the rail/metro construction industry is essential 
  • Excellent technical knowledge of sourcing and procurement strategies and policies 
  • Strong understanding of qualitative and quantitative evaluation techniques 
  • Demonstrable background of interacting with very senior members of staff and stakeholders 
  • Previous history of working internationally and in the Middle East 

APPLICATION PROCESS 

To apply, please send your CV to middle.east@linumconsult.com for the attention of Francis Ryan, detailing your current financial package and notice period. 

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