About the job
AtkinsRéalis business is one of the largest multidisciplinary, multi sector engineering design consultancies. As one of the worlds most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies with a leading track record in the defence sector, Atkins Réalis are ideally placed to respond to this market. We have a broad establishment and proud, 50 year history throughout the Middle East region.
We provide a full range of design, engineering and project management services for buildings, transportation and other infrastructure programmes.
Atkins Réalis in the Middle East now employs around 2,000 staff serving Gulf clients across all market sectors from offices in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Doha, Dubai, Jeddah, Kuwait City, Manama, Muscat, Riyadh, and Sharjah.
Created by the integration of long-standing organizations dating back to 1911, AtkinsRéalis is a world-leading professional services and project management company dedicated to engineering a better future for our planet and its people. We create sustainable solutions that connect people, data and technology to transform the world’s infrastructure and energy systems. We deploy global capabilities locally to our clients and deliver unique end-to-end services across the whole life cycle of an asset including consulting, advisory & environmental services, intelligent networks & cybersecurity, design & engineering, procurement, project & construction management, operations & maintenance, decommissioning and capital. The breadth and depth of our capabilities are delivered to clients in key strategic sectors such as Engineering Services, Nuclear, Operations & Maintenance and Capital. News and information are available at www.atkinsrealis.com or follow us on LinkedIn.
Job Title: Procurement and Contract Manager
Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Position is based in the UAE to support Minerals and Metals(M&M) projects locally in the region as well as any potential to work on M&M projects globally as the case may be raised.
Reporting to the M&M GM in the region, you will be responsible for the procurement and contracts activities of studies and projects and serving customers in your field of expertise where projects dictate direct intervention to help in solving matters related to the field of contract management and administration.
Suitable experience on major projects in engineering and construction
Experience in minerals and metals projects
Experience in early market engagement
Experience in procurement delivery
Experience in construction contract regulations and biddings,
Experience in commercial policies, contract negotiation, and contract formation
Experience in managing a team of buyers and contract administrators
Experience in contract administration and management
Excellence in document drafting and analysis skills
Excellent communication, presentation and influence skills
Atkins Réalis is committed to eliminating discrimination and encouraging diversity amongst our workforce. We aim to provide quality and fairness for all job applicants and employees and not to discriminate on grounds of gender, marital status, age, race, ethnic origin, religious conviction or disablement. We oppose all forms of unlawful treatment and discrimination.
Our aim is for the company to be representative of all sections of society and that each employee feels respected and able to give their best. We are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applications equally.
We Pursue This Commitment By
Having clear and concise procedures and guidelines for both line managers and employees to ensure policies are fully understood and implemented;
Complying with the relevant employment legislation and codes of practice;
Ensuring that all existing employees, potential employees, colleagues and customers are treated equally and with respect;
Ensuring that the workplace is an environment free from discrimination, harassment, victimisation and bullying regardless of an individuals gender, marital status, age, race, ethnic origin, religious conviction or disablement;
Making all decisions relating to recruitment, selection or promotion according to the employees ability.