Lead of Contract

Vacancy number • PUB408411

Lead of Contract

  • Qatar
  • Closes 23 June
  • 60 hours
  • Academic Bachelor

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About this job

  • Branch: Oil & Gas
  • Area of Expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Location: Qatar

What is required?

  • hours per week: 60
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Closing date: Sunday, 23 June 2024


  • Administer a robust contract management process for the EPC multi-billion Contract to ensure safe project delivery on time and on budget.
  • Mega Company Capital Project execution in a dynamic environment
  • Operates in a multi-cultural, multinational environment, which requires professional conduct and proper office protocol.
  • Works often under significant time pressure.
  • Negotiate with multiple parties for the benefit of the COMPANY.

About this role

  • Financial Dimension:
    • Aware of the EPC market, be able to analyze weak signal of financial difficulties and constraints.
  • Safety Health & Environment:
    • Ensure all activities are undertaken in compliance with Company Safety, Health and Environment and Quality policies, regulations, and standards.
    • Ensure SHES and Worker Welfare Visible Leadership at site.
  • Qatarization Program:
    • Contribute to the development of Qatari employees.
  • Firewall Compliance:
    • Ensure all activities undertaken comply with anti –trust and competition laws and the Company firewall policies and procedures.
  • Technical and Business Skills:
    • Administer the EPC contract, document and record all changes and amendments, manage claims, monitor bonds/guarantees, prepare Contract modifications, and perform contract close-out activities.
    • Review contractual Terms and Conditions to ensure compliance by the EPC Contractor and ensure Company requirements are being met.
    • Assist with the review and negotiation of project Change Order requests submitted by EPC Contractor.
    • Take the lead in preparing Letters and contractual responses to the EPC Contractor.
    • Interface with EPC Contractor in resolving Contractual and Procurement related issues.
    • Review of RFQ’s and bid summaries for compliance with project requirements and protection of Owner’s interests.
    • Participate in review of alternative vendors proposed by EPC contractor and evaluate acceptability both technically and commercially.
    • Establish and monitor performance and contribute to the monthly PMT progress reports.
  • Operating Environment, Framework & Boundaries:
    • Works in a project environment in which the incumbent strives to achieve best in class Safety, Health, Environmental & Security performance by creating a culture that encourages everyone to perform their best every day on every task.
    • Works in a highly visible project environment with large capital expenditures and significant schedule execution pressures.
    • Works in a dynamic team environment that has high expectations for flawless project execution in safety, worker welfare, quality, cost and schedule performance which requires the incumbent to demonstrate accuracy, initiative and the ability to multi-task as essential skills.
    • Works effectively within established policies and procedures and participates in the further development of these to meet changing needs.
    • Understands organizational authority and seeks appropriate line management approvals.


  • Bachelor of Science (Engineering or Business) or Equivalent Experience.
  • 10 years minimum in multi-billion Lump Sum Major Energy Projects (post-award) in similar position.
  • Legal, Dispute claims resolution will be an advantage.
  • Capable of writing well documented commercial correspondence.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and Communication skills with team leadership qualities.


  • Salary:
    • Day Rate in USD Plus Allowance
  • Work Schedule:
    • 10 Hours/ 6 Days
  • Duration:
    • February 2027, renewable
  • Location:
    • Qatar

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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Namitha Sambhram Aivalli quoting publication number: PUB408411

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