Full time at Natural Resources Recruitment in Qatar
Posted on September 28, 2021

Job details

We are seeking to recruit on behalf of our client a CONTRACTS MANAGER (LNG CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS)  to work in Qatar on a long term residential contract.  The position requires a professional who has previous experience working with  on LNG Plant construction projects.



·       Report to the Project Manager

  • Represent the company in a professional and diligent manner, developing a strong working relationship with the client and subcontractors

·       Be responsible for the overall management of others within the Contracts Group

  • Assist in formation of subcontracts including pre-contract activities, drafting agreements (with flow down conditions from the client contract), bidder commercial qualification, administration and evaluation of tenders, negotiations of terms and conditions and award
  • Ensure that signed contracts are communicated to all relevant parties to provide contract visibility and awareness, interpretation to support implementation
  • Review and develop project contracts strategies, processes and procedures and communicate to relevant personnel

·       Participate in kick off meetings with subcontractors and suppliers

  • Manage others in post award administration including reviewing and drafting correspondence; payment applications, payment certificates and invoices; bonds, insurance and warranties
  • Develop, implement and oversee the management of key performance indicators for Contracts Group personnel, subcontractors and suppliers

·       Oversee re-measurement and agreement of quantities

·       Participate in periodic audits of subcontractors and suppliers

·       Oversee the preparation of internal reports relating to subcontractors and suppliers

  • Manage others and participate in the commercial administration and management of contracts including change management; preparation, negotiation and defense of claims and other associated commercial issues

·       Oversee and participate in close out of contracts and deal with claims to satisfactory conclusions

  • Attend meetings, interface and liaise with the client, subcontractors, other project departments and head office

·       Monitor and ensure company compliance with contracts and agreements

·       Manage others to ensure adequate project and contractual records are kept

  • Provide contractual advice and training to company employees in contracting practices and procedures

·       Contribute to risk management process and procedures



  • degree in engineering, quantity surveying, commercial management, law or other  relevant field

·       Have obtained chartered status, preferably with a relevant post graduate qualification

·       Have 20 years' minimum experience in similar roles on projects valued at + $500m

·       Have previous LNG experience or be able to demonstrate exposure in a relevant field

·       Be contractually and commercially astute

·       Exhibit keen attention to detail and fastidious organizational expertise

·       Be able to lead a multinational team and demonstrate good teamwork skills

·       Preferably have experience of working in Qatar or the wider Middle East

·       Be fluent in spoken and written English


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