Senior Contracts Engineer (Qatari Nationals Only)

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Senior Contracts Engineer (Qatari Nationals Only)
DohaLocalProcurementRef.: MO-070272
Do you want to be a core member of a growing oil and gas procurement team, operating as a Senior Contracts Engineer within a department handling the largest addressable spend within the entire A.P. Moller Group conglomerate?
We are looking for a proactive self-starter who likes working in a fast paced dynamic environment to develop and manage complex categories of procurement, a majority of the role will be to deliver strategic value to the business whilst continually seeking opportunities for optimization and cost savings.
We Offer
A career as a procurement professional within Maersk Oil and Gas, part of the A.P. Moller Group which is a Fortune 500 company: for us, fast growth means a steady stream of new challenges, and a constant need for new ideas, knowledge and talent to overcome them. This makes our organization a dynamic environment where your creativity, ambition and problem-solving skills will be fully utilized.

The opportunity to work for an expanding oil and gas operator: you’ll join an organization with the size and global reach it takes for you to make your mark in the world. We work out of offices in Qatar, UK, Denmark, Houston and Kazakhstan.
Maersk Oil Qatar offers a wide range of educational and career opportunities for suitable candidates who have the necessary skills.
Key Responsibilities
You will be responsible and accountable for the sourcing and procurement (via Ariba and SAP) of critical and complex services & materials for different areas of the business, in close cooperation with internal stakeholders. These could represent anything from USD 1M to USD 300M in annual spend.

In addition to the conventional procurement role, you will also be responsible for:
•Creation and execution of category strategies
•Sourcing and creation of significant contracts
•Preparing and executing different types of negotiations
•Exceptional collaboration with technical, HSE, legal and category management stakeholders
•Supplier relationship management
•Team leading report line
Who we are looking for
Our employees represent a wide range of educational backgrounds, work experience and nationalities - most important to us are your personal skills. You must thrive in a fast-changing and dynamic environment and be a true team player with strong analytical abilities, and interpersonal and communication skills.

The ideal candidate would be a top performer with 5-8 years of relevant procurement experience preferably in the Oil and Gas sector,.
In addition he/she will be
•A university graduate
•An excellent stakeholder manager, building instant rapport even in challenging situations
•Able to demonstrate exceptional analytical skills with high attention to detail.
•Be able to work in a multicultural environment.
•An excellent communicator
>Last application date: 30 April 2016.
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 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