Procurement Leader (Qatari Nationals Only)

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Procurement Leader (Qatari Nationals Only)
DohaLocalProcurementRef.: MO-070268
Do you want to be the Senior Leader of a growing oil and gas procurement team, operating as Head of Procurement and directing expert resources in a department handling the largest addressable spend within the entire A.P. Moller Group?
We are looking for a proactive, highly-motivated leader who relishes working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment to develop and manage complex procurement categories. A major part of the role will be to leverage and deliver strategic value to the business whilst continually seeking opportunities for optimization and cost savings in a competitive market.
We Offer
We employ talented professionals who enjoy challenging careers and contribute to the Qatar’s growth.
Working in a multicultural environment where safety, integration and collaboration are key factors for driving success, Maersk Oil offers a challenging and rewarding environment for career progression.
Individuals can make a significant impact and contribution to the development and growth of the organization whilst building a successful career leading to exciting opportunities with the A.P Moller-Maersk group.
Maersk Oil Qatar offers a wide range of educational and career opportunities for suitable candidates who have the necessary skills, drive and ambition.
Key Responsibilities
You will be accountable and responsible for leading a team of sourcing and procurement talent encompassing critical and complex services and materials for the entire business domain of drilling, capital projects, operations and services, and maintaining close cooperation with stakeholders.

In addition to the conventional procurement role, you will also be responsible for:
•developing talent
•coaching and mentoring colleagues articulation and execution of category and complex contracting strategies
•supplier relationship management
•external stakeholder management
•Team leading
Who we are looking for
Our employees represent a wide range of educational backgrounds, work experience and nationalities: most important are your personal skills. You must thrive in a fast-changing, dynamic environment and be a visible leader with strong analytical abilities, in addition to exceptional interpersonal and collaboration skills. The ideal candidate would have an outstanding track record of achievement in addition to being:
•A graduate from an accredited university
•An excellent stakeholder manager, able to build rapport even in challenging situations
•Able to work in a multicultural environment.

In addition he/she will have:
•Exceptional analytical skills and a high level of attention to details.
•10 – 15 years of relevant procurement experience, with a minimum of 5 years in a leadership role
•Oil & Gas experience preferred
•Experience of managing an annual addressable spend exceeding USD 1000 M.
>Last application date: 31 July 2015.
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. It is 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