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Job Reference: 014JP

Head of Contracts & Procurement -Leading Property Developer – Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Continent: Asia
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Market: industrial
Industry: Construction
Salary: AED 50,000 - 60,000

The Client:

JBAndrews have recently partnered with a rapidly expanding property developer based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Due to recent changes in the company they are looking for their Head of Contracts & Procurement who will be reporting directly to the CFO.


  • Within this role the procurement director is responsible for strategic and operational procurement activities to support various projects.
  • Optimizing value from supplier relationships through procurement excellence, including reducing risk and managing compliance and governance processes.
  • Developing strong relationships with internal stakeholders, understanding their needs and consulting with them to build quality procurement strategies aligned to business requirements.
  • Lead and manage bidding and tendering activities for goods and services related to projects.
  • Responsible for supplier and contract negotiations which involve understanding and knowledge of commercials and competitive pricing for packages related to large commercial structures / building projects.
  • Meet subcontractors and suppliers on-site as necessary.
  • Research new materials for design and cost savings.
  • Develop and implement new purchasing strategies to deliver ongoing cost reductions and process simplification.
  • Establish new relationships with subcontractors and suppliers to ensure adequate resources for all projects and to continually improve pricing and quality of work.

Skills & requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree degree in a relevant field is required for this position.
  • 10+ years experience out of which 2 years should be with a property developer.
  • Proven track record in successfully negotiating contracts.
  • Outstanding people leadership/management/ communication skills.

About JBAndrews:

JBAndrews is a leading executive search and selection business, based in the UK & the UAE. We provide retained and contingency recruitment solutions globally. With our ‘People First’ core value, we truly put people at the heart of our work.

Due to the large number of applications if you have not heard anything within 14 days then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful.


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Your consultant for this job:

Jason Pargeter
Business Consultant

Email Consultantjason.pargeter@jb-andrews.com

Job Reference: 014JP

Head of Contracts & Procurement -Leading Property Developer – Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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