Senior Contracts Specialist (Commercial)


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About this role: Senior Contracts Specialist (Commercial)

  • Development procurement strategies and plans both for the Programme and various Project(s)
  • Ensure that contracts are signed and thereafter managed throughout the duration of the Project(s) in accordance with the Authority’s relevant policies and procedures

  • Ensure that the contract administration is properly carried out by the Consultant
  • Monitor and report on the performance of contract administration by Consultants
  • Ensure and review recommendations when requests for variation, addendum, extension of time, claims etc. are being processed, ensuring that they are in accordance with the Authority’s relevant policies and procedures
  • Provide support to the Area Delivery Managers, amongst others, where required, on procurement and contractual matters
  • Provide regular progress reports and elevate issues within the Authority


  • University degree from a recognized University in an appropriate field such as Project Management, Commercial Management, Construction Management or equivalent.
  • Excellent communication skills in English, written and spoken
  • Professionally qualified in MRICS or MCIPS or equivalent is preferable
  • Master’s degree in a relevant field
  • Arabic language skills
  • Experience of working in Qatar or the Gulf region at least 5 years
  • Minimum of 15 years post graduate experience with experience in major infrastructure projects or programmes; preference will be given to roads, aviation, structures or rail related experience
  • Experience in International contracting mechanisms e.g. FIDIC and Governmental forms
  • Experience in the assessment of claims and variations on major infrastructure projects
  • Desirable to have experience of working in Qatar or the Gulf region
  • Demonstrable track record in the delivery of large multidisciplinary projects
  • In-depth knowledge of various project procedures
  • A “rounded profile”, comfortable with procurement (all matters up to contract award), formulating contracts & management of post contract administration to ensure that Project(s) are successful delivered in terms of quality, cost and time parameters; the successful candidate will also be able to mobilize people and teams and by their leadership skills lead teams and secure successful deliverables
  • Effective in building good working relationships within complex structures, both internally and with various project stakeholders


  • Salary:
    • Monthly Rate in QAR
  • Work Schedule:
    • 8 Hours / 5 Days
  • Duration:
    • 3 years with possible extension
  • Location:
    • Qatar

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How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact May Ann Panganiban Masaga via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

May Ann Panganiban Masaga
Brunel Energy Qatar Doha
+974 4040 3434