National Content Contract Strategies Officer Job Careers – Q-Sourcing Servtec

Job Title:    National Content Contract Strategies Officer

Organisation: Q-Sourcing Servtec

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

 

About US:

Q-Sourcing Limited trading as Q-Sourcing Servtec is a manpower management solutions firm operating in the East African Region in the countries of Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, and South Sudan.

 

On behalf of our client, we are looking for a competent, skilled, and experienced National Content Contract Strategies Officer in Kampala, Uganda.

 

Job Summary:  The National Content Contract Strategies Officer shall undertake all activities she/he is responsible for, or involved in, with the highest level of consideration for HSE risk management, protecting human health, respecting communities, and conserving the environment. She/he will promote safety and environment awareness / conscientiousness at all levels through an exemplary and pro-active attitude towards the Project team, the Contractor / Subcontractor / Vendor Team and with all stakeholders. The job holder is also accountable for demonstrating an exemplary behavior about H3SE rules & requirements and for ensuring that H3SE requirements are duly implemented within his area of responsibility. The job holder reports to the National Content Reporting and Performance Lead (NC) and Project National Content Manager.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • For each Expression of Interest, Pre-Qualification Questionnaire and Call for Tenders, as required: Integrate Local content requirements (ITT, Local Content exhibits) / Evaluate bidders’ proposals / Conduct clarifications / Validate final proposals /Attend when required the company Contract Committees /Ensures integration of Contractors’ validated NC Plan in Contracts
  • For all the company contracts: evaluate Local content potential, integrate specific NC requirements.
  • For the company’s major contracts (TIER 1): Follow up & monitor contractors NC performance during Contract execution (monthly meetings, site visits) / Ensure Local content is cascaded down the supply chain / Produce, as necessary, tools to support and enhance local content within the supply chain (such as guidelines)
  • For all the company contracts: review and coordinate all National Content and Procurement plan overall and yearly submission.
  • Lead the development, update, coordination, monitoring and implementation of the the company National Content Management Plan and LC Plan section related to the Procurement of Goods & Services / Procurement plan.
  • Assist as required the company local content manager (preparing reports, drafting presentations and/or communications).

 

Accountabilities

  • Accountable to implement, secure and monitor the company’s National Content commitments through efficient C&P documents, process, coordination, and communication, in line with Tanzanian Local Content regulations, with the company’s C&P manager, NC Manager and National Content requirements and recommendations.
  • Develop good working relations and cooperation, with the latter, with “Capacity Building lead” to align local content requirements with project capacity building plan, and with “Local industrialization support officer”, to challenge bidders, contractors and subcontractors local content proposals and contribution.

 




Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Sciences, Humanities, engineering and a Master’s degree being an added advantage
  • Professional Experience (years): minimum 10 years of relevant professional experience.
  • Experience in Project Management and Supply Chain
  • Fluency in English.
  • Proficiency in Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word. Access is a plus.
  • Experienced in contract & procurement and exposure to Total contract and procurement processes.
  • Analytical mind-set, rigorous, pro-active, autonomous

 

Context and Environment

The Local Content Contracts Strategy Lead will have to consider the following context and environment in his activities:

  • Local Content development is key for both country’s development, to satisfy Authorities and local communities’ expectations, Client code of conducts and consequently for the company, its social license to build and operate.
  • Project status close to FiD implying fast growing in-country activities.
  • Lack of detailed information on Tanzania and Uganda industrial capabilities
  • Fast changing environment

 

How to Apply:

All candidates who meet the criteria outlined as above are encouraged apply under the job vacancy “QSSU-EAN-NATIONAL CONTENT CONTRACT STRATEGIES OFFICER.”

Send your updated CV / resume to cv@qsourcing.com

 

Note:

  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
  • Q-sourcing Servtec is an equal opportunity employer. Any solicitation will lead to disqualification.

 

Deadline: 23rd May 2021 by 5:00 pm

 

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