Procurement Specialist, Qatar

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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. 


  • 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


  • 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 


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

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