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Buyer (Qatari Nationals only)
DohaLocal/ExpatProcurementRef.: MO-042322
The Procurement Operations (PRO) Section has the responsibility of procuring items, equipment, consumables (and Services for FBS Department) for MOQ Operation onshore and offshore; the objective being: to harvest commercial synergies through right quality, visible cost savings, timely deliveries, and favorable commercial terms & conditions. In line with global legislative requirements and Maersk Oil Qatar (MOQ) processes, procedures and business objectives.

The position holder shall, in addition to concentrating on executing timely and successfully the ‘Request to Pay flow’, support colleagues by providing functional advice when required thereby helping to position PRO as a value-adding business partner of MOQ.
We Offer
Maersk Oil Qatar A/S offers a wide range of education and career opportunities for employees possessing necessary skills and competencies.
Key Responsibilities
•Monitor the list of PRs of own area of responsibility and continuously execute with appropriate actions till financial closure of the commitment. (including PE, PO, INV processing).
•Ensure full compliance with and understanding of, MOQ business process and SAP ERP system.
•Observe and comply all MOQ safety rules and regulations.
•Maintain continuous vendor performance and participate in vendor audits, vendor development.
•In addition to own area of responsibility, support the Supply Chain activities as required.
•Demonstrate cost awareness thus minimizing Maersk Oil expenditure.
•Prioritize and execute PRs for complex or high value or highly urgent items.
•Assist the requisitioning departments in obtaining product specifications and clarifications when requested.
•Actioning the procurement processes for the identified PRs – from scouting for vendors to negotiations and evaluation of quotes / bids (and awarding the contract if required), to expediting, invoicing and monitoring, developing vendor performance across the process.
•Maintain the purchase documents in an organized manner and ensure MOQ procedures are followed.
•Liaise between the global and local stakeholders (MO): requisitioning departments, quality control, warehousing, logistics, legal, support functions and vendors.
Who we are looking for
Candidate with
•Bachelor degree / Diploma of Supply Chain Management or other relevant commercial education.
•6+ years relevant procurement experience in the Oil & Gas Industry preferably in the Mid-East.
•In depth knowledge of supply base associated with Oil & Gas Industry in Mid-East
•Strong interpersonal skills which result in teamwork, influence, trust and well developed internal and external relationships
•Ability to prioritize and manage workload to meet demanding targets and working to tight deadlines
•Self-motivation and with the ability to work under own initiative and also as part of a busy team.
•Strong analytical skills and problem solving ability
•With good negotiation and conflict resolution skills
•Excellent PC skills, with sound knowledge of Microsoft Office work packages (Word, Excel etc.)
•Solid SAP experience
•Well-developed written and verbal communication skills

>Last application date: 03 April 2014.
Maersk Oil Qatar AS is the leading oil producer offshore Qatar and a recognized pioneer in oil development and production techniques. On the basis of an Exploration and Production Sharing Agreement (EPSA) signed in 1992 with Qatar Petroleum, Maersk Oil Qatar (MOQ) is the sole operator of Al Shaheen field.
The current oil production from the Al Shaheen field is approximately 300,000 barrels per day from nine different locations and is exported via two main offshore facilities
 Maersk Oil is an international oil and gas company with a 2016 entitlement production of 313,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day. Our production comes from Denmark, the UK, Norway, Algeria, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Kazakhstan, and the US Gulf of Mexico. Exploration or development activities are on-going in Angola, Kenya, Brazil and in the producing countries. Turning complex and challenging fields into commercial successes has been the cornerstone of Maersk Oil business since 1962. Maersk Oil focuses on pioneering technologies and harnessing talent to continue to operate safely and successfully, creating value for partners and host governments. For more information about Maersk Oil, please visit the website at