Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Program Chair - General Education - Higher Colleges of Technology - United Arab Emirates

    A Master's Degree in a relevant discipline is required
    A PhD in a relevant discipline is desirable
    A Teacher Training qualification is an asset
    A minimum of 10 years of related work experience, with at least 3 years spent in a supervisory/leadership role coordinating teachers and curriculum
    At least 3 years of teaching/training experience
    Experience in developing course curriculum and assessment tools as per accreditation and international standards
    A high degree of computer literacy and demonstrated ability to integrate technology into the learning environment and teaching methodology
    Current knowledge of industry practices, trends and issues
    Superior interpersonal skills as demonstrated by the ability to form professional relationships at all levels within the organization and with appropriate external stakeholders
    Highly developed organizational, communication and presentation skills
    Strong management or leadership skills as exhibited by experience in effectively leading a team and/or chairing committees
    Experience in budget planning and implementation would be advantageous
    Overseas work experience within a multi-cultural environment would be advantageous

The Program Chair of General Education is responsible for the ownership and overall successful delivery of the college's General Education program, including curriculum, assessment, faculty development, and student progression. Divisions within General Education may include English, Mathematics, Physics and Liberal Studies in BAS programs. The incumbent provides expertise and leadership by assisting in the development of curriculum and programs and through participation in accreditation and benchmarking projects. The Program Chair supervises faculty and students in the program to ensure that students achieve required learning outcomes as outlined in the HCT Learning Model. Working within the HCT guidelines, the incumbent manages student success issues and ensures the effective implementation of the Quality Assurance system. In order to manage the delivery of courses and ensure current relevance, the incumbent builds and maintains relations with members from local industry. As a vital member of the college management team, the Program Chair represents the college on appropriate Divisional Academic Teams (DAT) and Program Advisory Committees (PAC).

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General Manager - Worldwide Sales - Oman Air - Muscat

Graduate degree in business studies; Masters is preferable
15 years of significant work experience in handling sales function out of which 10 years handling sales in airline industry

    Develop and implement corporate sales plans and programs designed to maximize Corporate & Leisure revenue, create and capitalize on new and existing revenue production opportunities
    Regularly evaluate performance against objectives in order to increase efficiency and productivity of staff personnel in creating and capitalizing on new revenue production opportunities.
    Allocate resources among distribution channels and other revenue sources to secure maximum revenue return as well as implementation and managing of Company’s compensation plan for travel agents.
    Develop annual sales targets, including all sub- targets by product (quality and quantity of revenue) to ensure performance targets are set effectively and efficiently
    Review monthly sales reports form stations and produce reports of sales variances and accompanying marketplace intelligence to ensure all variances and discrepancies are identified and addressed appropriately
    Establish and maintain Station performance measures with respect to achievement of sales volumes (targets) and implement measures that include quality of traffic (yield) and sales of special products (First & Business class)..
    Manage the price setting process and ensure competitive pricing is in place for Points of Sales, while rejecting price recommendations that lower yields unnecessarily (competitive positions) for final approval by pricing department.
    Develop sales plans and promotions to ensure Stations are selling product features other than price.
    Establish and manage a POS tracking system based on MIDT data to accurately measure market shares delivered to WY by individual agency.
    Track POS based PLB schemes to achieve maximum revenue by product segment and route, while minimizing cash cost to WY.
    Direct Regional Manager in achieving YIC agreements with main competitors for all Stations to achieve the highest POS yields possible

Closing Date     04-02-2013

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Client Acount Manager - Agility Logistics - Dammam - Saudi Arabia

Reporting directly to the Senior Operations Manager, from this role you will be accountable for the efficient management of significant accounts of Agility in Saudi Arabia, ensuring fulfilment of contractual obligations, deliverance of key performance results, and implementation of continuous improvement opportunities.

To be successful in securing this role it is essential that you will have acquired:

·         3 to 5 years’ experience in Freight Forwarding/ Contract Logistics/ Transportation, 3PL
·         Experience in dealing with major accounts in Saudi Arabia
·         Experience in Oil & Gas projects
·         Experience in Client and Contract Management; project Management
·         Previous working experience in Saudi Arabia

Technical Skills
·         Product knowledge in Freight Forwarding/ Contract Logistics/ Transportation, 3PL
·         Excellent verbal and written English skills (knowledge of Arabic will be a plus)
·         Very good computer skills, an advance user of Word and Excel
·         Act as client relationship interface between assigned accounts and the company; manage positive relationships with key personnel within assigned accounts, as well within company stakeholders in Saudi Arabia, region and global in line with growth of these accounts
·         Maintain and grow gross and net revenue of assigned accounts in line with annual budget
·         Ensure valid contracts, SOPs, and KPIs are existent for all assigned accounts through the entire partnership
·         Monitor account performance through regular review meetings with operations and support functions (example - finance, billing, quality) to ensure all aspects of the business is in track
·         Conduct weekly/monthly/quarterly review meetings with assigned clients to ensure KPI s are met
·         Identify, implement and monitor improvement opportunities that translate into improved operations, reduced costs, enhanced revenue, profit and cash flows, etc.
·         Review small/inactive businesses to cancel or grow the business of
·         Ensure timely invoicing and collection in line with client’s service needs and payment terms respectively
·         Identify independently or in support from Strategic Management team/regional/global / product teams, new business opportunities and convert opportunities into revenue in line with annual budget
·         Responsible to actively manage new proposals through presentation, proposal submission, negotiation and business closure stage
·         Produce reports within set timelines and on maximum accuracy

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Business Development Manager - Agility Logistics - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Reporting to the Sales Manager- Freight Forwarding, your responsibilities include identifying, developing and growing the sales revenue and marketing of Agility products and services, specifically for Freight Forwarding and in accordance with the strategy, budgets and business targets of Freight Forwarding.

·         Bachelors degree or equivalent experience in Freight Forwarding Sales / Marketing / Supply Chain Solutions

·         3 to 4 years from the International Freight Forwarding industry i.e. Sea and Air Freight experience
·         Minimum 2 years of sales and business development experience handling large customers
·         Experience in developing and executing strategic and tactical plans, in a large and dynamic sales environment
·         Experience of the relevant Operations Safety is highly desirable

Business Development
·         Perform market intelligence activities covering pricing, market positioning, service development and prospect identification
·         Identify the top 25 customers in the local market based on their business potential
·         Devise and execute Weekly Customer Visit Plan to include new and existing customers
·         Conduct customer presentations and sales/project proposals
·         Actively seek and develop new opportunities with both internal and external customers
·         Drive new business growth across all facets of the business and in line with the sales targets/budgets set by the Sales Manager
·         Promote sales activities personally, by developing and concentrating on new Key Accounts and developing business with existing Accounts
·         Communicate with new customers, customer support and the freight management departments on relevant company policies, departmental expectations and customer expectations
·         Map developments with each customer and devise of action plans
·         Achieve a balanced portfolio of business that maximizes operational efficiency and reduces risk all in accordance to the allocation of targets set by the Sales Manager

Commercial Planning
·         Develop and communicate individual Business Development Strategy to the line manager
·         Log and maintain updated customer profile/activities/opportunities on the CRM system

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Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Assistant - Associate Professor Counseling Psychology - Qatar University - Doha - Qatar

    Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology 
    Teaching experience
    Publication with clear research agenda
    Fluent in both Arabic and English


    Teach courses to undergraduate students in Arabic and English
    Advise undergraduate students
    Collaborate with faculty on research within and across departments
    Provide service to the department, university, profession, and community
    Publish in peer-reviewed journals.
    Seek and obtain extramural funding

The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) houses ten departments, covering a wide range of undergraduate specializations in the Arts and Sciences including English Literature & Linguistics and Arabic Languages, History, Sociology, Social Work, International Affairs, Mass Communication , Psychology , Policy, Planning & Development , Statistics, Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Public Health , Biomedical Sciences and Human Nutrition. The College also houses four Master Programs which are in Environmental Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Gulf Studies, and Arabic Language. In Fall 2013, CAS will launch a new master program in Material Sciences and a PhD in Biological and Environmental Sciences. Additionally, the College offers a Program of Arabic for Non- Native Speakers.

It is worth mentioning that as members of QU, CAS faculty members have excellent opportunities to secure intramural and extramural funding for their research ideas.  Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF) is major source of research funding, with individual project funding limit exceeding 1 million/project (5 million exceptional projects) along with student research funding programs. As the national and largest University in the country, Qatar University is the recipient of most of QNRF awards, with many research- active faculty members able to win multiple grants.

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Assistant Associate Linguistics - Qatar University - Doha - Qatar

Required qualifications include a PhD in Linguistics from an recognized and accredited university in North America and UK; significant record of publications in refereed journals; evidence of excellent teaching at the undergraduate level; interest in teaching core and general courses in linguistics; proficiency in the use of technology in the classroom; and ability to provide leadership and engage in department development.

All QU faculty members must demonstrate effectiveness in the following categories: teaching and program development; scholarly, professional and/or creative activities; and institutional and/or community service.

The Department of English Literature and Linguistics at Qatar University, Doha invites applications for an Assistant/Associate level position in linguistics with specialization in socio-phonetics to begin fall 2013. The position is three years renewable. Candidates whose research projects bring together phonetics, sociolinguistics, and discourse analysis theoretically and methodologically are specially invited to apply. Knowledge of Arabic or sociolinguistics of the Arab World will be an additional advantage.

The candidate will be expected to contribute to the teaching of a broad range general undergraduate linguistics courses which include introduction to linguistics, phonetics and phonology, language and society, language and gender, discourse analysis, history of the English language, etc. The candidate will also be responsible for supervising undergraduate capstone research projects in linguistics.

The Department of English Literature and Linguistics at Qatar University offers undergraduate degree in English with concentrations in linguistics and literature. The Department is committed to familiarizing students with both formal and functional approaches to the study of language.

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Friday, January 25, 2013

Database Administrator - Qatar Fertilizer Company

Job Description
Operations & Support

• Manages the ERP DB2 UDB databases and ensure availability of database services.
• Monitors & analyzes the databases in order to identify problems and obtains/applies fixes or patches.
• Maintains database consistency & integrity. Defines standards for database schema, objects and layouts.
• Develops guidelines, establishes, manages database security, roles, and profiles. Performs regular security audits.
• Assists ERP team in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) process by performing change management.
• Responsible for tracking issues by following documented processes and procedures and meeting SLA.
• Participate in testing phases : Unit, Interface, and User/System Acceptance of ERP modules.
• Designs & implements database system integration & deploys database interfaces. Monitor & maintains interfaces.

Maintenance & Upgrade
• Installs, configures, troubleshoots and maintains database systems to ensure the smooth operation.
• Plans , coordinates & performs database update/upgrade for database software version compliance.
• Diagnoses & corrects database problems resulting from the applications base. Carries out preventive maintenance.
• Escalates issue to respective vendor for support & obtain/ apply solution.
• Defines , designs , deploys & implements physical database layout.
• Manages database storage and growth, purges/archives historical data, reorganizes database as needed.

Performance Tuning & Optimization

• Constantly monitors & analyzes database system performance and identifies performance bottlenecks & opportunities.
• Works closely with development team to perform SQL tuning & optimization.
• Generates database performance reports and defines actions plan for optimization.
• Understands different aspects of performance tuning and demonstrates ability to resolve issues.

Backup & Recovery Management
• Schedules, supervises, performs periodic database backup operations.
• Monitors , analyzes, adopts best practices and implements new enhancements/technologies for improving efficiency.
• Administers & maintains the database environments on primary & disaster site to maintain consistency and fail over readiness
• Defines documents & maintains disaster recovery plans .Carries out periodic DR simulation test.

Qatar Fertiliser Company (S.A.Q.)
P. O. Box: 50001, Mesaieed, Qatar
Telephone: (974) 44228888;
Fax: (974) 44770347

Digitial Marketing Specialist - Nestle - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Purpose of Job:
With the Digital Marketing Manager, this person will lead the transformation of digital marketing competency and leadership. Achieved through:
· Developing and improving capability in digital marketing for all Categories and Businesses.
· Development and management of training tools, KPIs, performance management and best practice sharing.

· Marketing, Business or Communications Degree (or higher).
· Experience working with creative and media agencies.
· 2-3 years Marketing experience with Digital Marketing exposure.
· Experience developing brand business strategies, plans and deliver executional excellence.
· Experience collaborating and working successfully with teams.

· Responsible for deep understanding of Brand Business Objectives to anticipate and provide Digital strategies, plans and execution to achieve brand objectives.  Provide central point of contact on all Marketing digital needs; communicate and ensure digital best practices, industry leading expertise, and emerging platforms with Marketing.
· Provide Digital Communication Plans that both fuel the digital ecosystem (owned and earned) and integrate with overall communication plan.  Close collaboration and integration with Digital Media Agencies (including Search) and Media Insights to ensure strategic and executional excellence.
· Elevate and accelerate digital capabilities of all brands.  Facilitate knowledge transfer across brands and portfolios to appropriately increase leverage of digital capabilities and leapfrog learning curve.
· Identify and deliver resources and capabilities that enhance Brands’ effectiveness in the digital landscape.  Identify capabilities that can be leveraged for brands and across portfolios.  Examples include development of digital agency roster, review sites, efficient content development.
· Works directly with online media partners and planning agencies for optimum web presence for our brands.
· Assist Corporate Communications group in developing best practices for corporate websites and consistent deployment.

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Medical Delegate - Al Ain - Nestle Middle East

The Medical Delegate is responsible for the ethical detailing of Nestlé Infant Nutrition products in his/her territory by clearly communicating to medical / paramedical contacts accurate information about these products, their features and benefits and their appropriate use in compliance with the WHO Code / Nestlé Instructions and National Codes.

·         The Medical Delegate should maintain a good working relationship with other personnel in the company and in the field (sales counterparts) and show a positive attitude towards the job, work, company colleagues, contacts, supervisors, subordinates, etc.
·         The Medical Delegate is expected to take a personal interest in further self development which besides work related topics should include sports, hobbies and community / social activities.
·         The Medical Delegate is expected to show initiative / enthusiasm in his / her work.
·         The Medical Delegate is expected to show persevereance and drive in his / her work.

·         The Medical Delegate must be a reliable source of information on infant nutrition and infant feeding practices for his / her contacts in areas that interest or affect them in their regular practice. Any questions / problems not handled by the Medical Delegate should be reported to the Field Supervisor – Nutrition.
·         The Medical Delegate should adhere strictly to the WHO Code / Nestlé instructions and / or national code as well as local regulations in this regard. No violations will be tolerated and complaints received will be investigated leading to appropriate action.
·         The Medical Delegate should follow cycle detailing guidelines ensuring that scientific factual information reach the contacts and communication objectives achieved.
·         The Medical Delegate should also provide feedback to the Field Supervisor on his medical visits and acceptance of the communication by his contacts.
·         The Medical Delegate should actively participate in company organized training courses, seminars, etc.
·         The Medical Delegate should organize medical / scientific group meetings and presentations to his contacts to enhance their knowledge on Infant Nutrition.
·         The Medical Delegate should be fully knowledgeable on the WHO Code Management System Policies and Procedures and his practices should be fully compliant with these Policies and Procedures.

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Administrative Assistant - Nestle - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

The primary responsibility of the Administrative Assistant is to support the Advertising and Promotions (A&P) Coordinator in all received samples for product listing purposes, Point of Sale Material (POSM), and receive Municipality permits. This candidate will be the first contact person in Nestlé Abu Dhabi for visitors and callers while projecting a professional image. They will fully handle the office management tasks from pantry to stationary and internal mail courier amongst all departments. The candidate should be able to work in a fast pace environment, take initiative, be incisive and flexible with the variety of the work load.

·         Responsible for receiving all related documents to the A&P Department (Sampling, Invoices, Delivery Notes / Orders, Municipality permits / requests) and coordinate all received samples for Product Listing purposes (Promotions, new launches and re launches).
·         Assist the A&P department in receiving POSM.
·         Constant follow-up between all departments on administration requirements.
·         Responsible for obtaining and clearing all related petty cash transactions.
·         Be the first contact person for visitors and callers while projecting a professional image.
·         Ensure that all company telephone lines are functioning properly.
·         Receive and dispatch a company mail and couriers and maintain the necessary records.
·         Receive and direct company visitors as per the set procedure.
·         Manage the time & attendance system and prepare the necessary reports.
·         Responsible for maintaining and replenishing all office supplies (pantry items and stationary).
·         Provide assistance and training to Abu Dhabi employees in regards to employee database services.
·         Assist with all documents related to PR for Abu Dhabi employees (legal governmental entities).
·         Responsible for all Abu Dhabi HR related P2P processes.

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Human Resources Coordinator - Nestle - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

University Degree in Human Resources, Human Relations or similar field
1-2 years experience in HR or similar field

    Assist in various HR tasks including new hires, employee inquiries, and update HR related reports.
    Source candidates and schedule interviews.
    Prepare the Employment Contract as per the approved proposals and create personnel files with full documentation.
    Assist in the induction of new comers in the organization.
    Assist in the preparation of the monthly payroll cycle and act as back-up.
    Maintain all employee records and assist in the administration of benefits according to the Employee Handbook.
    Assist in the preparation of the final settlement calculation and preparation of final declaration and separation check list.
    Coordinate with PRO on all legal documentation and day to day field activities (Visas, work permits, Civil IDs, etc).
    Assist in the coordination of all training administration.
    Organize and maintain notice boards and circulate all internal communication publications.
    Assist in all employee relations activities (Year end parties, family day, etc).

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Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Sr. Planning Engineer MEP - Drake - Scull International - Qatar

§  Prepare clause 14 / 8.3 Contract Master programme based on the requirements of the contract.
§  Prepare the method statement to accompany the clause 14 / 8.3 Contract Master programme.
§  Maintain and record on a regular basis the site progress and update the clause 14 / 8.3 Contract Master programme accordingly.
§  Prepare on regular basis the site progress status.
§  Prepare 15/30 day `look ahead’ program.
§  Maintain as built records of planned site progress against actual site progress.
§  Assist in formulation of delays/disruption claims/notifications.
§  To ensure compliance with agreed program and coordination schedules by all parties.
§  Prepare based on clause 14 / 8.3 Contract Master programme the control schedules comprising of;
§  Material Submittal and Approval schedule.
§  Shop Drawing Submittal and Approval schedule
§  Subcontractor Appointment schedule
§  Material Procurement schedule
§  Resource Histogram
§  Equipment Histogram
§  Cash Flow

Bachelors of Science in Mechanical / Electrical Engineering  Certified course in Primavera

Years of Experience:    
6 - 8 years

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Site Engineer Civil - MEP - Drake - Scull International - Qatar

Installation, pre commissioning, commissioning and handing over of electrical/mechanical works within the designated time frame.

    To study all technical drawings, documents and any revisions thereon.
    To supervise the construction in terms of proper method, material reservation and optimum output of labor.
    To give full and extensive instruction to his team.
    To execute the works according to the latest approved revision of drawings and /or instruction of authorized authorities.
    To pass all instructions issued to him by the authorized representatives to his manager to handle contractually prior to commencement.
    Analyzing and resolving field problems.
    Reporting to management
    Materials take off from contract drawings
    Knowledge of local authority rules and regulations.

Degree in Electrical and Mechanical or Civil

Years of Experience:    
4-6 yearsExperience:    
4-6 years

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Quantity Surveyor - MEP - Drake - Scull International - Qatar

 Assist the Commercial Manager who takes prime responsibility for advising Commercial Director on the commercial and risk elements of contracts, and constantly monitors and controls the costs involved.
§  Advise and assist in the preparation an agreement of interim valuations and final accounts, both from Subcontractors and to the client. This includes providing hands on assistance in the measurement and valuation of work when requested by the Commercial Manager
§  Presentation of documentation in relation to subcontracts, ensuring that subcontract terms and conditions reflect obligations undertaken by DSI under the contract.
§  Formulate, when required, in conjunction with the contract team, a commercial plan specifically identifying the activities necessary to protect the company and enhance the profitability of contracts and contract variations.
§  Ensure that subcontract costs are monitored and controlled against agreed budgets, and that cost information is accurately recorded and regularly presented to appropriate personnel in a clear and concise format.
§  Assisting as required in the placing and administration of direct supply orders (sales conditions / increased costs etc)

Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or Quantity Surveying  Professional membership of one or more of the recognized Professional Institutions such as CIOB, RICS, CICES, CI Arb”

Years of Experience:   
3 to 5 years  

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Project Director - MEP - Drake - Scull International - Qatar

The primary purpose of the post is to direct and coordinate all the activities related to Projects operation under his control to achieve the company targets within the terms of the policies, procedures and authorities delegated to him.

The Project Director is responsible for the satisfactory operation of the Projects under his control, directing the Project Managers, Construction Managers and project Team to achieve excellent performance.
The Project Director is the Representative of the Company towards the client, Sub-Contractors, Staff and third parties concerned with the Projects and is responsible for maintaining good working relationship with all parties at all levels at all times.

Responsibilities and duties:
  §   Assist and coordinate the selection of the key staff required to fill both Technical and Administrative posts and establishing the organization structure of the project with HRD/ Project Managers.
  §   Ensure that the client is properly billed and those payments are received in a timely manner for all projects.
  §   Coordinate and optimize the utilization of resources, equipment, material, tools etc. within projects.
  §   Ensure that all contractual and legal matters related to the projects are dealt with properly and promptly, seeking advice and guidance from Operations Manager as necessary.
  §   Keep the Operations Manager informed of all problems and progress and seeking his assistance on problems which cannot be resolved on Project.

Graduate in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering

Years of Experience:    
Minimum 15 years experience

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Project Director - MEP - Drake - Scull International - Qatar

The primary purpose of the post is to direct and coordinate all the activities related to Projects operation under his control to achieve the company targets within the terms of the policies, procedures and authorities delegated to him.

The Project Director is responsible for the satisfactory operation of the Projects under his control, directing the Project Managers, Construction Managers and project Team to achieve excellent performance.
The Project Director is the Representative of the Company towards the client, Sub-Contractors, Staff and third parties concerned with the Projects and is responsible for maintaining good working relationship with all parties at all levels at all times.

Responsibilities and duties:
  §   Assist and coordinate the selection of the key staff required to fill both Technical and Administrative posts and establishing the organization structure of the project with HRD/ Project Managers.
  §   Ensure that the client is properly billed and those payments are received in a timely manner for all projects.
  §   Coordinate and optimize the utilization of resources, equipment, material, tools etc. within projects.
  §   Ensure that all contractual and legal matters related to the projects are dealt with properly and promptly, seeking advice and guidance from Operations Manager as necessary.
  §   Keep the Operations Manager informed of all problems and progress and seeking his assistance on problems which cannot be resolved on Project.

Graduate in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering

Years of Experience:    
Minimum 15 years experience

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Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Supply Technician LOGCAP IV - Honeywell - Kuwait

Basic Qualifications:
    High school diploma or equivalent
    Four years related experience. (Three years experience on an automated property book management or minimum of 90 days experience as HTSI Property Book Data Entry Clerk.) Specific contract requirements regarding education and experience will prevail.
    Must be able to obtain a Secret government clearance.

Additional Qualifications:
    Ability to prepare necessary documentation (automated and manual) to account for property through hand-receipt holder level.
    Possess working knowledge of PBUSE, supply regulations regarding property accountability, work processing software and have the ability to perform basic clerical tasks.

Performs and manages accountability and visibility actions for GFE/ GFM being used to support LOGCAP. Responsible for Data entry, inventories, compliance with performance metrics and contract deliverables, and enforcing property accountability procedures in support LOGCAP Kuwait Area of Operation (AOR). Directly responsible for property management support to DCP leadership designated hand receipt holders and to all outside activities; works under the supervision of the PBTC and Master Supply Technician to ensure all DCP team members follow prescribed procedures related to property accountability of GFE/ GFM.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities
    Processes data entry and transmits data to appropriate site.
    Edits and performs quality assurance and quality control checks during the input of data from source documents.
    Assists in quality control edits by retrieving reports for the data collectors and Team Chief.
    Organizes all completed source documents and mail with appropriate attachments to filing site.
    Makes weekly transaction tapes along with weekly form counts and prepares tapes and forms to be mailed to appropriate site.
    Runs required reports for supervisor.
    Will be required to perform other duties as requested, directed, or assigned.
    Executes and supervise custodial responsibilities IAW the contract

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Shipment Planning Specialist - Honeywell - Kuwait

Performs various functions as required for the effective movement of freight, by all modes of transportation in support of LOGCOM Retrograde FWD Team in SW Asia.  Provides technical assistance, guidance, or training to lower level specialists and assists higher level specialist.

Basic Qualifications:
·          High School graduate or equivalent.
·          5 years directly related work experience.
·          Type a minimum of 30 words per minute.
·          Current Civilian Driver's license.
·          Current 4,00/6,000 forklift license.
·          Transportation or embarkation knowledge.
·          Ability to be versatile on transportation automation systems and Microsoft office.
·          Thorough knowledge of MDSSII, CMOS, and WPS.
·          Ability to comply with all established methods, quality standards, and time schedules applicable to this position.
·          U.S. Citizen. Proof Required.

In addition to meeting Honeywell employment requirements, the United States Marine Corps has minimal standards of fitness for deployment. Your continued employment is contingent upon your being approved for deployment by the United States Marine Corps, in accordance with their policies and regulations.

* Reviews files for accuracy in MDSSII .
* Researches and inputs into a computer all information required to MDSSII.
* Determines the appropriate classification, JCS codes for exporting shipment and application of various classification guides, policies, rules and
   procedures covering a wide variety of freight commodities and equipment.
* Coordinates with SDDC and other customers dealing with move of shipments.
* Performs tracking information on all shipments.
* Prepares, distributes, and maintains files of all outbound shipment documentation, providing reports as required.
* Creates and affix Military Shipping Labels and Radio Frequency Identification Device tags to principle end items.
* Complies with all ISO-9002 policies and procedures.
* Performs other related duties as assigned.

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Director of Revenue - City Centre Rotana - Doha - Qatar

You should ideally have a degree in the hospitality field with previous experience in a similar role for minimum two years within the Reservations / Revenue Department of a hotel. Excellent written and verbal English communication skills and strong interpersonal and negotiation skills are essential. Computer literacy and previous experience with Opera is a must.

As a Director of Revenue you are responsible to maximize revenue through room reservation by setting proactive selling strategies and action plans in order to achieve the budgeted revenue thereby maintaining a healthy business and your role will include key responsibilities such as:

•Design and implement a continuous pro-active, selling strategy and action plan, which will drive the optimization of hotel profits
•Have the foresight to capture any unexpected opportunities and implement recovery plans to counter act threats to business
•Oversee the maximization of revenues through the combined efforts of the Reservations, Sales & MICE Sales Departments.
•Assist Director of Sales in the preparation of month end report
•Prepare necessary data required for revenue budgets and assist management team in preparing yearly budgets
•Ensure Rotana strategies and structure are met at all times

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Director of Marketing - Communications - City Centre Rotana - Qatar

You should be preferably a UK / US advertising, marketing or mass communication graduate with a minimum of three years experiences in a similar filed and with a good knowledge of the local and international media and media culture. You must be a computer literate with effective communication skills, both verbal and written in English and Arabic language ability is a definite plus.

As a Director of Marketing & Communications you are responsible for coordinating internal and external marketing activities for the property. The role involves publicity, media coverage, community relations, corporate image and special events in order to market the company image for hospitality and services and will include key responsibilities such as:

•Promote the brand name through formulated advertising and public relations campaign and plan and reinforce the corporate identity
•Support the implementation of ongoing, focused media and community relations programs, that are strategically planned to support and enhance the area marketing efforts
•Develop and execute promotional and brand building exercises in conjunction with the marketing department
•Coordinate strategic local / regional / international public relation campaigns to achieve marketing goals
•Create new business tie-ups and partners
•Liaise and coordinate with the advertising agencies and media companies
•Overlook all press releases and maintain a constant supply of articles for the media partners
•Assist in producing collateral from concept to final product in line with the Rotana corporate guidelines to build brand recall

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Executive Chef - City Centre Rotana - Doha - Qatar

You should have a professional kitchen apprenticeship or chefs training course and at least three years experiences in quality establishments in a similar role. The ability to communicate well in English and a proven track of food preparation, presentation and preservation knowledge is an essential.

As an Executive Chef you are responsible for the smooth operation of the entire kitchen operation, food production and all other related sections and your role will include key responsibilities such as:

•Monitor all duty schedules in the kitchen operation and review and correct the appearance (condition of uniforms) and grooming of all assigned colleagues
•Conduct regularly presentations of new novelties, etc. to stay in line with operational trends
•Evaluate the performance of the assigned team and initiate promotions
•Responsible for the timely kitchen preparations for all meal services in the outlets and banquet activities in line with the stipulated opening hours
•Frequently tour through all Kitchens, Stores and other food production facilities ensuring the highest possible hygiene and maintenance standards
•Frequently tour of the dining outlets and related areas to assure the well being of all guests by maintaining a close friendly contact
•Drive together with the Director of Food & Beverage all extracurricular events in the outlets as per the annual promotions calendar and develop food promotions if the situation requires
•Control the food cost by reviewing and approving all store requisitions and direct purchases and minimize wastage
•Ensure HACCP standards are implemented and follow the appropriate hygiene standards as per Municipality requirements at all times

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Saturday, January 19, 2013

Captain - Al Ghurair Rayhaan - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Qualifications / Experiences:
You should ideally have a diploma / degree in the hospitality field with a maximum of two years experiences in a similar role. You should be possesing a good knowledge in both written and spoken English and a wide familiarity with Micros would be desirable. Previous experiences in minor leadership and supervisory roles are a definite plus.

As a Captain you are responsible to provide professional and customer focused service to our guests, ensuring their stay will become a memorable experience and your role will include key responsibilities such as:

•Perform all necessary tasks to service food & beverage according to the standard of performance manual of the hotel
•Acquire in depth knowledge of the food & beverage menu of the assigned outlet in order to assist and provide advice to guests
•Practice good customer relations and attend to customer complaints and queries satisfactorily
•Ensure the Outlet is set-up for service and supervise for a smooth operation
•Direct and supervise the service team to ensure that all duties are performed as per standards
•Ensure that all employees have received adequate training to perform their duties
•Ensure proper organization, planning and control of supplies and maintain concise record of all beverage stock in order to ensure that the required is available
•Ensure minimum wastage, breakage and spoilage
•Actively use up selling techniques bye exceeding guest expectations and to increase revenue.

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Commis I - Al Ghurair Rayhaan - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Qualifications / Experiences:
You should have a professional kitchen apprenticeship or chefs training course and previous experiences in quality establishments along with good culinary skills. The ability to communicate in English and a proven track of food preparation, presentation and preservation knowledge is an essential.

As a Commis I in Butchery Section you are responsible for the daily food preparation and duties assigned to meet the set standard and qualities whereby your role will include key responsibilities such as:

•Support Chef de Partie or Demi Chef de Partie in the daily operation and work
•Work according to the menu specifications by the Chef de Partie
•Keep work area at all times in hygienic conditions according to the rules set by the hotel
•Control food stock and food cost in your section
•Prepare the daily mis-en-place and food production in different sections of the main kitchen or satellites
•Follow the instructions and recommendations from the immediate Superiors to complete the daily tasks
•Ensure the highest standards and consistent quality in the daily preparation and keep up to date with the new products, recipes and preparation techniques
•Coordinate and participate with other sections of requirements, cleanliness, wastage and cost control

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Group Coordinator - Al Ghurair Rayhaan - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Qualifications / Experiences:
You should ideally have a degree in the hospitality field with previous experiences within the Reservation Department within a hotel. Excellent written and verbal English communication skills and strong interpersonal and negotiations skills are essentials. Computer literate and previous experiences with Opera are highly appreciated.

As a Group Coordinator you are responsible to maintain effective communication on all group related matters to ensure smooth and efficient service delivery, whereby your role will include key responsibilities such as:

•Co-ordinate and handle all group requirements and activities once the group contract has been established
•Maintain close relationship with group leaders and co-ordinate and finalize group requirements with them
•Set up booking in Opera and ensure that rate code / accounting instructions are properly set up and rooming list is entered correctly
•Build and maintain group files for arriving groups and ensure correct information is received for group profiles
•Create group summary files and distribute all group related information to all relevant departments
•Ensure that credit and billing instructions are clearly mentioned and supported

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Thursday, January 17, 2013

xpert In National Accounts - Central Statistical Bureau - UNDP - Kuwait

The Consultant shall effectively participate in capacity building efforts and development of statistical work especially national accounts tasks in the CSB by recommending plans and drafting action programs that include specific projects and participate in their implementation. The projects are:

    Supervision of an analytical study on Kuwait national accounts.
    Assist in building the national accounts updated and current tables.
    Supervise the utilization of the national accounts in the formulation of the Development Plan.
    Train and knowledge transfer.
    Revise national accounts outputs for quality assurance.

    Leads teams effectively and shows conflict resolution skills.
    Consistently approaches work with a constructive attitude.
    Demonstrates strong oral and written communication skills
    Builds strong relationships with clients and external actors.
    Remains calm and in control even under pressure
    Demonstrates openness and ability to deal with change.

Core Competencies:
    Demonstrates integrity by modelling the UN’s values and ethical standards;
    Promotes the vision, mission, and strategic goals of UNDP;
    Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability
    Treats all people fairly without favouritism;
    Fulfils all obligations to gender sensitivity and zero tolerance for sexual harassment.

    Advanced degree in Statistics or related disciplines.


    Significant experience in the field of NA techniques and methodologies, not less than five years.

Application Deadline :    30-Jan-13

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Teacher of Chemistry - St Christophers - Bahrain

The successful applicant will join a team of 15 full-time teachers of Science in the delivery of Science at Key Stage 3, GCSE Science at Key Stage 4 and post-16 Chemistry at A level and/or IB (commencing September 2013).

Please see the "Application Procedure for Teaching Vacancies" document on the Teaching Positions page - this outlines our minimum qualification requirements, and further details on what to include in your application.

Please send your completed application to recruitment@st-chris.net

Teacher of Geography - St Christophers - Bahrain

The successful applicant will join a team of 4 full-time teachers delivering Geography at Key Stage 3, GCSE, A level and/or IB (commencing September 2013).

Please see the "Application Procedure for Teaching Vacancies" document on the Teaching Positions page - this outlines our minimum qualification requirements, and further details on what to include in your application.

Please send your completed application to recruitment@st-chris.net

Monday, January 14, 2013

Senior Process Control Engineer - SAMREF - Saudi Arabia

Educational Requirements or Equivalent: Bachelor Degree in Chemical Engineering.
Excellent proficiency in English language.

Process and Process Control Technology, with at least on programming language (Fortran, Basic, "C"). Control Systems, Refinery Operations, and Real time Optimization knowledge. Further Advanced training (Basic Control and Control Theory, Basic DCS System MVC, Expert Systems, Advance DCS System, Advance MVC, Optimization Theory, Blending Knowledge, Statistics, Real Time Optimization Theory, Blend Application, Advance Statistics, and Planning skills)

To lead the specification, development, and support of process control applications used by refinery operations to maximize refinery profitability and reliability. These process control applications that may encompass regulatory control, sequential control, advanced control, optimization and expert system applications. These applications will be based primarily on the Foxboro I/A DCS but may also use other servers or personal computers. Development will primarily involve the deployment and customization of DMC corporation packages. This position requires the incumbent to work with the operations department and process group in resolving problems, developing new applications and recommending modifications to operational targets and designs. The incumbent will also coach and provide guidance for other members of the process control group.

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Senior Mechanical Project Engineer - SAMREF - Saudi Arabia

Educational Requirements or Equivalent: BS Mechanical or Civil Engineering.


Cost Estimating; Project Scheduling and Project Management. Gain further knowledge of refinery process operations, refinery organization and procedures; ability to manage major and complex refinery projects; handling of supervisory position.

To perform engineering related work on assigned projects including but not limited to project study, cost estimating, scheduling, engineering design and project coordination & management. Also provide consultative assistance to fellow engineers and other departments as required.

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Talent Management Manager - AL-Haddad Telecom - Saudi Arabia

Bachelors Degree in Business Related subject
• 4-8 years talent management experience in a medium to large retail, FMCG
• Excellent English - fluent Arabic
• Strong in qualitative & quantitative analysis
• Microsoft skills (Excel, Microsoft Project, PowerPoint, Word)

The job holder will lead the HR Department .He will is responsible to establish and implement short and long-range HR/organizational goals, objectives, strategic plans, policies, and operating procedure:

• Coaches and provides information to team members and others on HR policies, company rules and regulations.
• Manage the employee’s benefits requests and provide a sufficient and fair compensation system.
• Manage the processing of employees request.
• Manage the recruiting request within the manpower planning of the organization.
• Manage recruiting schedule, interview process, and offer letters.
• Manage and lead the on-boarding and training programs.
• Manage the employee relocation process within an efficient succession plan and development program.
• Ensure peoples development according to their performance and seniority. Build & execute performance appraisal system linked to the PEDP process.
• Manage the issuance of HR reports; enrolment, turnover, absenteeism, overtime,
• Manage entertainment/events for workers occasionally.
• Coaches the HR team members and ensure that each deliver his / her assigned tasks.
• Owner of the factory’s communication matrix.

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Maintenance Supervisor - Mattex Group - Saudi Arabia

• 25-45 years old
• BS or Diploma Degree in Electrical Engineer.
• Must have 5 years experience in a production environment; having experience in an extrusion environment is a plus; experience as automotive technician or any other related skills is also an advantage.
• Good command of the English language (reading and writing)
• Enjoy technical and engineering activities
• Has a good understanding of reading electrical diagrams and understands very well the principles of AC/DC motors, variable speed drivers, temperature controllers, PLC’s, …
• Basic knowledge about ISO9001
• Excellent in Excel /power point
• Supervision skills like: Leadership, Communications; team building; …etc
• Mathematic should be good.

Mechanical - Electrical Engineer

• Good understanding of preventive, predictive and corrective maintenance tasks and is fully aware of the importance of proper workmanship and cost effective execution of maintenance tasks to guarantee the max. Equipment uptime and highest product quality.
• Performs and supports related maintenance activities (but not limited to), executing preventive, predictive and corrective maintenance tasks on the plant’s equipment and machinery according to a Preventive Maintenance program and intervention requests
• Maintains and monitors the operational efficiency of all equipments to ensure optimum performance and carries out remedial work under direction.
• Supports the works of contract services staff related to all equipments to ensure appropriate standard of safety and quality are applied to.
• Develop and implement Plant Preventive Maintenance for all equipments to ensure operational effectiveness and preserve Company assets.
• Provides assistance to Lead electrical; mechanical; and utilities Technicians in developing and implementing operational and functional of related procedures to ensure operational efficiency of the system.
• Participates in the diagnosis and repair of major equipment faults and breakdowns, compiles the field data for further technical evaluations.

Send CV at: HR@mattex.com

Site Foreman - Dubai - Al Futtaim Group - United Arab Emirates

Preferably a Trade or Degree qualification in an engineering discipline

At least 5 years in similar role.  Preferably within the Materials Handling Industry

The key areas of responsibility include:

* Site Safety
* Installation Quality
* Installation Schedule
* Installation Budget

Other responsibilities and activities include:

* Client Liaison
* Leading the site installation team
* Co-ordination of other subcontractors to a common goal
* Maintaining agreed timescales, costs and resources
* Assisting the Construction manager with project plans
* Liaison with Sales and Purchasing personnel
* Executing the agreed detailed plans to achieve each stage of the project
* Ensuring that each stage of the project is progressing on time, on budget and to the required quality standards
* Report regularly on progress and other areas to the nominated project manager.
* Preparing the site by assisting in selecting staff, installing temporary offices and taking delivery of material
* Regular monitoring of progress, costs and quality
* Ensuring sure work meets legal, contractual, safety, quality, schedule and technical requirements

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Saturday, January 12, 2013

Lead Network Architect - Air Arabia - Sharjah - United Arab Emirates

Reference No: ABY12-206

The purpose of this role is to ensure proper planning, design, implementation and operation of all infrastructure solutions in accordance to Air Arabia IT standards and procedures.

Main Responsibilities
• Plan, design and implement network infrastructure across the group.
• Monitor and audit network operation across the group.
• Conduct preventative maintenance on all Network infrastructures across the group.
• Continuously evaluate the IT infrastructure and highlight areas for improvement.
• Responsible for the Airline data centres.
• Design and implement security policies and measures within Air Arabia network and across the group as per security standards and best practices.
• Liaise with suppliers and vendors and check new technologies available in the industry and how they might benefit the group.
• Effectively communicate with other team members.
• Ensure all activities performed on network infrastructure are in compliance with ITIL and ISO best practices and guidelines.

Desired Profile
• Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology or related field.
• Extensive experience in routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, and application firewalls from multiple vendors including minimum of 4 years in similar role.
• Good general IT knowledge.
• Experience in dealing with multiple work streams.
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
• Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment is crucial.
• Strong interpersonal and liaison skills. Persuasive, encouraging and motivating.
• ITIL and ISO 20000/27001 background.

Interested candidates may apply for the position by sending a copy of their updated resume to cv@airarabia.com

Web Content Administrator - Air Arabia - Sharjah - United Arab Emirates

Reference No: ABY12-200

The purpose of this role is to create and manage the content of the website as well as implementing improvements in terms of visual appearance, consistency, usability and accessibility. This role is also responsible for creating and managing the company’s email marketing campaigns

Main Responsibilities

• Create, develop and manage content of the website (using the content management software).
• Maintain and update the website banners regularly with promotional messages to suit the commercial requirements from the different countries.
• Evaluate usability and utilization of web pages, and implement improvements.
• Improve the website’s search engine rankings through content creation, link building and other SEO techniques.
• Create, develop and manage email marketing activities to suit the commercial requirements from the different countries.

Desired Profile
• Advanced knowledge of HTML and experience with popular content management systems (Drupal, Magento).
• Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe flash.
• 2-3 years experience in a similar position for a high traffic website.

Interested candidates may apply for the position by sending a copy of their updated resume to cv@airarabia.com

Aircraft Licensed Engineer B1 OR B2 - Air Arabia - Sharjah - United Arab Emirates

Reference No: ABY12-194

The purpose of this role is to perform routine and non-routine maintenance on ABY and 3rd party aircraft in without violating safety and quality standards in a cost-effective manner.

Main Responsibilities
• Carries out maintenance on ABY and 3rd party aircrafts during A,C check and unscheduled inputs up to or exceeding Air Arabia and GCAA standards.
• Regularly monitors the Aircraft Defect Status sheet and ensures defects are cleared during maintenance inputs without causing operational delay while adhering to the required standards.
• Ensuring routine and non-routine cards are action without causing input delay beyond the allocated ground time for the check.
• Utilize the mechanics effectively and professionally without violating safety and quality standards.
• Deputize for the Hangar Supervisor role if requested.
• Updates Hangar Supervisor of any problem rises which can be of a concern or could result in operational disruption, or involve a drop in acceptable service standards.
• Advises the Hangar Supervisor of equipment or tooling shortfalls that could potentially affect maintenance inputs.
• Carries out technical and administrative tasks as directed by Hangar Supervisor or Hangar Manager.
• Carries out technical projects as directed by Hangar Manager.
• Welling to work under harsh condition and shift work whilst maintaining HF awareness

Desired Profile
• Holder of a valid UAE GCAA Aircraft Maintenance Engineer's License or ICAO state member licensed type with recent experience of six (6) months within last 2 years and with A320/CFM-56-5 type rating endorsed.
• Acted in the role of an Aircraft Licensed Technician for 1 year without any performance issues and subject to formal interview process
• Minimum of 6 years in Aviation maintenance out of which 3 years as A320 C-Check Certifying Engineer, holding current Certificate to release to service.
• Very good knowledge of AMM/IPC/TSM/Air NAV.
• Good English and computer skills.

Interested candidates may apply for the position by sending a copy of their updated resume to cv@airarabia.com. For this specific position, please specify which role(s) you are applying for: B1 or B2

Purchasing Officer - Air Arabia - Sharjah - United Arab Emirates

Reference No: ABY12-193

The purpose of this role is to perform all the necessary activities associated with purchasing spare parts, starting from soliciting quotations to Order placement up to Delivery to the intended destination , including invoice approval for payment

Main Responsibilities
• Updating Engineering / Operations manuals.
• Maintaining & updating aircraft libraries.
• Assisting in controlling, updating technical publications & documentations records

Desired Profile

• Degree or a Diploma in an engineering discipline with practical experience of no less than three years
• UAE Driving license required
• The ability to work a Rotating Shift pattern
• Computer skills of MS Office applications such as excel, word, power point, etc.

Interested candidates may apply for the position by sending a copy of their updated resume to cv@airarabia.com

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Project Manager - Rashid Al Mulla Technology - Qatar

Required Areas of Expertise
• CCTV and ACS (Security and Surveillance)
• IT Passive Infra (Structured cabling & OFC backbone)
• UPS and power backup solution
• IT, ICT & ITS Associated Civil, Structural and Electrical solutions.
Optional Areas of Expertise
• IT Active Infra (Networking LAN/WAN, Security, Server etc )
• Voice solutions (EPBAX, CM, Analog/VOIP, Loggers, Console)
• Wireless LAN and Back haul networks
• Fire Alarm and Public addressing/paging Systems


• End to end life cycle of an RFP
• Addressing techno commercial RFP/Customer Requirements
• Making a Detailed Design based on Requirements
• Wring Technical Proposal/Presentation addressing the RFP requirements
• Preparing BOQ/BOM based on RFP
• Liaisoning between client consultant and OEM
• Sourcing Products based on techno commercial Requirements
• Design optimization/ upgradation and BOQ/BOM optimization
• Making a detailed project execution Plan
• Scheduling phase by phase project deployment plan
• Organizing meeting for stakeholders
• Cost optimization of the project
• Setting up target price for Supply/ Services and negotiating price with vendors
• Remote monitoring/tracking project execution
• Project Delivery/deployment Team allocation and management
• Phase by phase project execution
• Improvising the Project team performance
• Preparing documentation for project execution and handing over
• Preparing Operation and maintenance documents for equipment

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Store Manager - Marks - Spencer - Bahrain City Centre

As a Store Manager who likes to have an active presence on the shop floor, your primary responsibility will involve leading a team of approx. 40 FTE as well as managing the day to day operations.  As full P&L responsibility will be given, you will also have the challenging task of driving our business forward and ensure our Store is fulfilling its objectives.  We are looking for highly sales driven people who can make a profit.

Skills / experience:
With a minimum of four years experience in a similar level role, you will be a strong team leader who has the retail operational knowledge required to continue to lead the team towards the highest of standards.    Your track record influencing and negotiating with key decision makers will compliment your strong leadership and relationship building skills. You will have a solid understanding of fashion retail industry in the Middle East with demonstrated experience in driving sales and building customer loyalty.

Store Operations:
As the key custodian of the M&S brand you will ensure the brand integrity is maintained throughout the Store and implemented to the Franchisor standards and guidelines.

Staff Management:
You will ensure that the Store has a positive and supportive work environment and the staff are suitably recruited, trained and motivated to perform their jobs effectively.

Store Development:

You will support the process of developing the store by proactively keeping abreast of advances in the clothing business locally, within the region and within the international market.

External Operations/Relationships:
Cultivate a proactive partnership with local authorities such as Government, Health Authorities & Labour/Immigration Departments.  You will also develop a strong working relationship with Mall Management and external marketing teams.

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Accountant - Reem Electrical Contractors Co. WLL - Manama - Bahrain

Have a high skill in accounting and office management.
Fluent in English.
Must have a good Experience to use (Tally)

1- Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
2- Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
3- preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
4- Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
5- Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending
6- Meeting and greeting clients
7- Booking meetings
8- Keeping the reception area tidy
9- Answering and forwarding phone calls
10- Screening phone calls
11- Sorting and distributing post

Send CV at: info@reemelectrical.com

Project Engineer - Civil - Kharafi National - Kuwait

To Supervise and coordinate project work for his area of discipline in accordance with contract conditions, working within budget and time constraints to ensure customer satisfaction.

1. To monitor and assign work to Site Engineers in accordance with Company’s policies and procedures and limits of authority.
2. To monitor and control expenses related to project work and ensure organisational forecasts and budgets are met for these expenses.
3. To handle procurement activities relating to contracts and sub contracts in accordance with Company Procedures and Procurement department activities.
4. To undertake team briefings and inception activities to ensure all aspects of work are understood by all concerned parties.
5. To ensure safety standards and procedures are implemented and followed in accordance with contract requirements and Company guidelines.
6. To undertake QC reporting interaction with other departments of Company and clients to assure production schedules and deliveries are met.
7. To be responsible and report on the scheduling of man/material movements for all aspects of construction and or maintenance activity.
8. To act as a liaison with contractors and clients managing any work interfaces and enhancements to project scope.
9. To review and evaluate technical submittals and shop drawings prior to submission to consultants and clients according to required project standards.
10. To assist the Project Manager / Senior Project Engineer in preparation of Sub Contract agreements and to recruit people for his area of discipline.

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Sunday, January 6, 2013

Chemist - Abu Dhabi Gas Industries - GASCO - United Arab Emirates

Chemist reports to the Senior Chemist/Laboratory Section Head. Habshan and Bab Gas Complex, with 9 trains, is considered amongst the largest gas plants under single management in the world. The Plant receives feed gas from ADCO and the products of the Plant include sales gas (transferred to ADCO for reinjection and to ADWEA for water and electricity production) as well as condensate, sulphur (transferred to Takreer) and NGL (transferred to Ruwais). Habshan-Bab undergoes major expansions as well as implementation of a large number of technical projects.

Chemist has frequent contact with Shift Controllers and maintenance staff. The Chemist's duties include efficiently scheduling staff to perform a full analysis cover for the whole of the assigned plant complex. Assists in the analysis of special samples
that require specific expertise using various sophisticated analytical instrumentation.


• To supervise all activities of subordinates in the Gasco Habshan & Bab Laboratory, with regard to analytical determinations of all process stream and product samples using internationally accepted Standard Analysis Methods and to HSE guidelines.
• To monitor all final product analysis data entries to the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) and Business Objects reporting software with regard to product specifications.
• To monitor the plant operation and inform Senior Chemist/Laboratory Section Head of abnormal operating parameters that may be prevailing.
• To investigate any anomalies in laboratory analysis and or operating parameters that may be prevailing, informing Senior Chemist/Laboratory Section Head of these abnormal conditions.
• To perform data entries in to the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) at the assigned plant complex.
• To perform limited maintenance and modifications to the LIMS and the associated Business Object's report generating software.
• To train and develop the assigned staff with emphasis to UAE Nationals.
• To comply with all company Health, Safety and Environment as well as policies and procedures
• To co-ordinate with Senior Chemist/Laboratory Section Head with regard to analysis schedule test runs, shutdowns, start-ups, technical surveys and inspection-related analysis of sludge and scales for corrosion control and ISO 17025 activities.
• To compile/provide input for preparation of division/department Capital, Operating and 5 Year Plan budgets, and monitor/control expenditure.

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Inventory Engineer - Abu Dhabi - Gas Industries - GASCO - United Arab Emirates

To review, replenish assigned materials groups and evaluate respective offers for inventory stock to meet the normal plants operations and shutdown demands.

·         To use effectively the Materials and Maintenance Management System by running and analyzing the respective reports in order to carry out the Inventory Control functions.
·         To ensure timely preparation of replenishment requisitions, Call-Off Purchase Orders, verify buying descriptions, for assigned groups, and to approve the replenishment requisitions as per the FDOA.
·         To  coordinate with Purchasing and end users on the outstanding Purchase and Service Requisitions and the return status of repairable items in time.
·         To review the reservation requests, for assigned groups, made for Plants Shutdown and Equipment Overhauls in order to ensure that the necessary materials are replenished in time and the inventory is maintained at a cost-effective level to meet the Plants demand.
·         To review and approve the technical and commercial evaluation of inventory materials quotations as per the FDOA.
·         To analyze the nil stock and unfulfilled demands and to take the necessary replenishment and set up adjustment actions.
·         To update, for assigned groups, the inventory materials data to ensure accurate, economic and timely procurement process.
·         To recommend for new stock items the stock set up levels, necessary codes, purchasing method and other inventory data in coordination with the Plants users.
·         To carry out Stock Reviews in order to define the items classification and to ensure that the optimum inventory levels are maintained through identification of dead and obsolete items.
·         To analyze the inventory requisitions, for assigned groups, by manufacturer and by commodity in order to establish different types of Purchase Agreements to minimize stock holding and better delivery.
·         To review non-moving and slow moving items for assigned groups coordinate with maintenance and initiate inventory data clean ups, write-off action.

·         Bachelor’s Degree in any Engineering Discipline
·         5 years of experience in Material related activities including at least 3 years in Inventory/Stock Check in an Oil and Gas or Petrochemical industry and 2 years in maintenance or operations in Oil and Gas industry.
·         Fluent in English (Written, Spoken)

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Sr. Store Keeper - Abu Dhabi Gas Industries - GASCO - United Arab Emirates

To supervise the process of materials receipts, issue, return, transfer system data input and update of all warehouse records and files.

Minimum Requirments:

    B.Sc or Higher Diploma in Engineering.
    5 Years Experience in Store/Ware house operations.
    Knowledge of computer is essential (i.e. Spreadsheet and Database).
    Fluent in English (Written, Spoken).

·         To supervise the subordinates to ensure that the warehouse procedures, processes and the HSE management system are adhered to and implemented especially those related to the handling and storage of toxic and hazardous materials.
·         To supervise and carry out the receipts and inspection of various materials to ensure conformity with the respective documents and that the required certificates and tests reports are enclosed for further verification and approval by the end users. To review and prepare shortage and discrepancy reports for damage and incorrect deliveries.
·         To check and process the issues and returns to ensure that they are properly filled in and are in accordance with the Financial Delegation of Authority. To report and follow up on the Frustrated Demands.
·         To ensure the Stock Check activities that are carried out on regular basis on the Inventory items as stipulated in the respective Procedure.
·         To supervise the materials reservation for shutdowns and to ensure that they are physically identify and labeled to ensure the correct and immediate availability during the shutdown and report and follow up on missing balance to the Inventory for transfer from other sites or replenishment.
·         To train the assigned staff with emphasis to UAE Nationals.
·         To report on the Repairable and Insurance Items issued to end-users and to supervise the packing and dispatch for items to be sent for repair by Vendors.
·         To check and process the receipt and inspection of Projects materials with project team.
·         To report, label and prepare the documentation for the damaged, obsolete, surplus and redundant materials.
·         To review the information about the materials shelf life limits and to arrange the materials in the stores with a specified shelf life according to the first in and first out principles.
·         To report on the materials descriptions that does not match with the computerized data.
·         To assist in the supervision of unloading and loading of materials.
·         To arrange the storage facilities to be well secured, safe, adequate and well maintained and that the Inventory and Custody materials are well preserved.
·         To supervise the stores housekeeping and the update of the filing system.

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Stock Check Analyst - Abu Dhabi Gas Industries - GASCO - United Arab Emirates

·         Diploma / secondary Education in Technical Discipline.
·         8 years’ experience in Material related activities including at least 4 years in Inventory/Stock Check in an Oil and Gas or Petrochemical industry
·         Knowledge of computer is essential (i.e. Spreadsheet and Database)
·         Fluent in English (Written, Spoken)

·         To run necessary computer reports, as per the approved action plan, to carry out the physical stock check.
·         To record the physical count results for the Inventory Adjustment and to raise and follow up on the discrepancy report for write-off or for write-on of materials and that the respective actions are completed in time.
·         To ensure the complete accuracy in identification and verification of materials part numbers, description, specifications, unit of issue and other inventory data. To prepare reports highlighting various anomalies such as discrepancy in material specifications, unit of issue, part numbers, items damaged or shelf life expired, items not found in their respective bin locations.
·         To carry out physical inspection of the storage and protection of materials with special attention to high value items and sensitive/volatile materials that are not stored in temperature controlled locations.
·         To check the quality of stock with regard to any damaged/non-usable and expiry date of chemicals.
·         To identify duplicate items available under different item codes in various storerooms and to note the alternative manufacturers and the respective part numbers. To assist in the physical check of the items to help in identifying alternative manufacturer in consultation with users and catalogue section for the system update.
·         To conduct technical specs for physical details, Technical Drawings to be provided as requested by the Inventory Engineers from HQ.
·         To conduct physical verification of New Project items of value above $ 5,000 to be verified for Duplicate identification in order to merge the identical items.

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Friday, January 4, 2013

Content Manager - Gulf International Bank - Saudi Arabia

Bachelor's degree preferred or other Advanced Degree highly desirable, with technical writing or a related field
Basic Adobe Photoshop, Advanced knowledge of HTML skills;
Proven ability to build consensus and work effectively within a cross-departmental team; 3-5 years experience managing content and production for high traffic websites;
Knowledge and broad understanding of the region, and culture preferably including specific experience of the KSA market
Expertise in marketing, focused on on-line/ mobile media, innovative BTL initiatives (e.g. guerilla marketing)
Candidate must be client service oriented, enthusiastic, passion, Integrity and Energy
Demonstrated ability for excellent problem solving in an ever-changing work environment; Adaptable to changes
Ability to work effectively with a team of department team to determine and balance departmental priorities
Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken with the ability to interact with the public
Ability to Influence, empathic skills, people oriented personality and strong work ethic
Fluent in English & Arabic (both verbal and written)

Content manager will be responsible for managing the Tone Of Voice for all aspects of the retail banking digital presence. In addition to writing, editing and proofreading online content, this person will also work closely with the technical team to maintain standards with regard to new development. The content manager will also be responsible for crafting content promotions, newsletters and online outreach campaigns.

List of responsibilities:

-Create, develop and manage content for organization’s channels presence
-Coordinate web projects across departments
-Maintain and insure a consistent look and feel throughout all channels
-Working with a cross-departmental team, maintain and develop the master content calendar for all channels
-Copywriting, copyedit and proofread all channels content
-Dealing with Marketing agency account manager, writers, copyeditors
-Insure promoting talking about the brand and services in relevant blogs, social media networks and events
-Work cooperatively with key team members, clients and vendors
-In cooperation with the marketing assistance manager in creating social media content calendar and all other communications
-Mange content management systems
-Manage multiple projects in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment;

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Training Specialists - Gems Education Solutions - Al Ain - United Arab Emirates

GEMS Education Solutions is currently working with schools in Al Ain (UAE) to deliver a Professional Development programme.  As part of the expansion of this programme we are looking for more outstanding educationalists to join our team and work in partnership with senior management in government schools to professionally develop and to achieve challenging targets in ongoing school improvement. These roles will involve developing and delivering CPD programmes to groups of school leaders as well as one-to-one mentoring to meet the training needs of the individual school.  There is an important Train the Trainer element to the programme to facilitate and monitor teacher training and community events at school level.

We are interested in applications from experienced educational practitioners who have the following skills and experience;
·         School Leadership; you must have worked as a Principal or Vice Principal
·         Masters Degree
·         Prior experience of working with schools within the UAE/GCC
·         Knowledge and experience of writing and presenting training materials
·         Ideally bilingual (English/Arabic) – not essential

Successful candidates will have superb coaching and training skills and extensive experience developing and delivering PD programmes for senior school management.  Candidates must be culturally sensitive and able to operate effectively in a local school environment.

These fantastic opportunities come with an excellent tax free salary, housing,
medical insurance, gratuity and annual return flights to your home country.

Please submit an application letter, CV and photo to jamie.wilkes@gemseducation.com quoting the reference number PD2013 in the subject field of your email.

Social Studies Teacher - Gems Westminster School - Sharjah - United Arab Emirates

The GEMS Westminster School Sharjah is currently seeking a Social Science Teacher with the following requirements:

Excellent command of the English language
Atleast two years prior experience teaching within the same curriculum
Holder of Bachelor's / Other degree in the main subject.

For assistance in completing your profile or submitting an application please email careers@gemseducation.com

Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Fraud Analyst - SABB - Riyadh - Saudi Arabia

The fraud monitoring analyst is a 24/7 working type. Core mission for this role is to monitor all credit card, debit card and merchant acquiring transactions, to identify and prevent fraud activities. The jobholder’s responsibilities in general are to save the bank’s assets from financial losses due to fraud activities. The jobholder will also improve capabilities and resources for the improvement and prevention of fraud risk. Fraud monitoring analyzes security information aspects and fraud prevention techniques, and takes measures to prevent losses and recommend approaches for improving the bank security posture. Also, the jobholder will participate in organizational policy setting to reduce the risk of loss from fraud and abuse of authorities.

Job Responsibilities and Primary Duties
Fraud monitoring unit operates 24/7, thus the job holder will work on shift mode (8 hours). He will be responsible to review triggered credit card and debit card transactions to identify if any suspicion on fraud activity and potential losses. The jobholder will review and escalate suspicious cases to the investigation unit to further study it, and resolve irregular transactions reported by customers. The jobholder will also identify business areas, merchant segment level, spending parameters level, countries, etc., that requires increased security controls to protect the bank and its customers from potential incidences of fraud. Jobholder will keep detailed records of suspicious activity, analyze trends, communicate security threats to management and provide recommendations for loss prevention as needed.
In regards to the shift mode, additional shift allowance will be provided.

Job Skills and Qualifications
 A diploma Degree
 Good level in English Skills
 Maximum of two years of work experience
 Familiar with the Payment Card Industry (PCI) and its regulations.
 Basic Knowledge on the best practices of Credit Card and system analysis.
 Aware of organizational policy and procedures.
 Good in technology system usage and communication.
 Good knowledge and hands-on systems usage and MS application.
 Detail-oriented to demonstrate analytical and problem-solving skills and the ability to recognize non-obvious activity patterns.

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