Company: Qatar Petroleum
Skills: Contracts Engineer
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Qatar
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Primary Purpose of Job

Function as single point responsibility holder to accomplish efficient and right time solutions for outsourcing requirements, protecting QP's interests for all assigned contracts related activities pertaining to all departments under QP Industrial Cities for internal contracts and for whole of QP for DC consolidated contracts to ensure optimum contract solution, cost effectiveness, risk mitigation and contract compliance.


Degree in Engineering (BE, BS, B Tech or equivalent - four year full time courses after 12 years of schooling)

Experience & Skills

Minimum 10 years out of which at least 5 years each in operations and 5 years in projects.

- Out of the 10 years, at least 5 years will be in Oil, Gas, Petrochemicals or hydrocarbon based industries.

- Experience in all major types of contract, agreements and direct orders.

- Knowledge: Contract law, quantity surveying, cost estimation, engineering and project scheduling. Expert knowledge to conduct risk assessment and risk mitigation. Very Good business intelligence and the ability to conduct sensitivity analysis and the capability to adopt cost effective solutions, critically analyzed the commercial implications during commercial evaluation. Sound knowledge about international business scenario, fluctuations, business indices, taxations and changes in mercantile, standards and codes as applicable.


Engineering - Excellent knowledge in operation and or projects, ability to analyze the discipline engineers' requirements based on drawings/ scopes/ schedules and capability to suggest cost effective alternate outsourcing solutions. Effective analytical, negotiation, numerical, logical, legal skills and MS office/ ERP

- Excellent written and spoken English is essential and working knowledge in Arabic is desirable.

- Certifications from professional bodies like PMI, AACEI, RICS, IE will be desirable.


Qatar Petroleum is an integrated national oil company (NOC) responsible for the sustainable development of the oil and gas industry in Qatar and beyond.

Qatar Petroleum’s activities encompass the entire spectrum of the oil and gas value chain locally, regionally, and internationally, and include the exploration, refining, production, marketing and sales of oil and gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG), natural gas liquids (NGL), gas to liquids (GTL) products, refined products, petrochemicals, fertilizers, steel and aluminum.
Qatar Petroleum is committed to contribute to a better future by meeting today’s economic needs, while safeguarding our environment and resources for generations to come. Thriving on innovation and excellence, Qatar Petroleum is bound to the highest levels of sustainable human, socio-economic, and environmental development in Qatar and beyond.

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