|Job Title:||Head of Contracts|
|Location:||Middle East, Middle East|
Degree in Marine, Mechanical, Electrical & Electronics, Instrumentation Engineering, Alternatively, a Degree in Business or Supply Chain and coupled with commensurate experience.
A-Job Specific Competencies: Generic
|Department:||Marine/Oil & Gas/Off shore|
|Experience:||10-15 years of experience in Shipyard, oil and gas, or process industry experience, plus high level exposure to contracts, terms and conditions and labor laws would be an added advantage.|
This role encompasses the operational leadership and management of all staff responsible for Contracting within Procurement & Supply Chain. It is a key leadership role which recognizes the importance of this key function to in establishing contractually sound, cost effective and available sourcing of safe and quality shipyard services and labor. Responsible for all day to day operational management, policy compliance & improvement and professional management of the Contracting team.
The role demands high level communication skills to influence internal stakeholders across all projects as well as key external parties. The success of this role will be measured by contractual effectiveness to deliver high availability & low cost on shipyard services and labor. The role is key in underwriting the success of Procurement and is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with key suppliers & providers on a global, regional and local scale for tendering, negotiations, contracting, legal consideration, closure, management of risk, as well as management of critical success factors such as security of supply and delivery performance.