Procurement Section Lead (Middle Manager)

Last Updated: 5th August 2018 (over 4 years ago)




Age Range
35 to 44

Qualification Level

English, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu


Career Focus: Contract development, Procurement Process Improvement, Post Contracts award issues, and Vendor Management

A results driven, hardworking and capable procurement professional with 9 years of experience in Oil & Gas Procurement, mainly in UAE and Nigeria. Have demonstrable ability to deliver a support network to meet business demands in large global organizations. Has proven and well-established trust and communication skills across executive and operating teams and is highly regarded as an expert in the resolution of complex issues.

An analytical and hardworking individual with a practical approach, who always strives to achieve best results with strong emphasis on personal and professional integrity and honesty, Equipped with an ability to plan and perform meticulously with in strict time frames. Flair for group activities has provided me with a sound base for being a good leader and team-player.


Preston University Kohat
Executive MBA - HR

   Mar 2005
— Sep 2006

Islamia Law College Peshawar
Bachelors of Law (LLB)

   Mar 2004
— Sep 2006


Saipem Contracting Nigeria Limited
Procurement Section Lead (Middle Manager)

   Nov 2014
— Current

Main Activities/Responsibilities:
 Lead and coordinate all the activities necessary to purchase goods / services/subcontracts carried out by buyers
 Define/approve the bidders list taking into account project and operating requirements, market knowledge and other possible internal needs
 Supervise the commercial/economic negotiation
 Check/review the purchase order/contracts prepared by buyers
 Support Project team / Contracts department in Management of claims and other post award issues.

Saipem – Abu Dhabi Branch

   Dec 2012
— Nov 2014

Main Activities/Responsibilities:
Procurement of mainly Services and Works. Finalizing Purchase Orders/Contracts for various scopes; keeping in view cost optimization, observing time limits and quality standards.
 Assisted Project in post contract award issues such as during claims, and variation orders in line with Project requirements/needs and Company guidelines.
 Active support to tendering department during the bidding phase.

Deutsche Babcock LLC – Abu Dhabi
Commodity Buyer

   Feb 2009
— Dec 2012

Main Activities/Responsibilities:
As a Commodity Buyer
 Create Service Contracts for EPC and Shut down Projects for both Oil and Gas and Water and Power sector
 Long term Purchasing/Service Agreements for various services & material
 Logistics, Customs clearance & freight forwarding
 Support to Project teams in Post Contract award Issues
As a Team Leader
 Weekly meetings with management to share updates on the on-going Procurement activities on various Projects.
 Remained actively involved in writing Procurement Procedures & Procurement Process flow charts.
 Support to Procurement Manager during Internal and Third Party Audits.