• Affinity Global Resources Ltd
Permanent Operations

Job Description

We are seeking to recruit on behalf of our client an ADVISOR, OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE to work in our client’s Refining Department.  The selected candidate will be based in Qatar on a long-term residential contract on married or single status.



  • Provide a high level of Operational Excellence advice and support to the refinery and chemical plant in the various items
  • Assist OMR, the Refinery Manager to run the refinery and chemical plant safely, reliably and efficiently by co-driving and implementing Operational Excellence program
  • The Operational Excellence program will encompasses HSSE, Reliability and Maintenance of the plant, staff engagement and development, projects and continuous improvement, margins and cost optimization plus turnaround practices
  • Drive the business plan for the refinery
  • Provide high level of assistance with Corporate issues raised by other Directorates / Departments such as Marketing, Corporate Planning, Strategy and New Ventures
  • Provide high level of assistance with major issues between Departments within Refining Operations
  • Coordinate with Refinery Department Managers on management improvement initiatives
  • Assist with the new development projects


Experience / Qualifications Required

  • Comprehensive experience of more than 15 years with proficiency in a number of areas of the refinery and chemicals industry, with 12 years in a senior technical or managerial role
  • Proven knowledge of maintenance activities from planning to execution, to deliver a safe and reliable operations efficiently will be bonus
  • An effective communicator, able to solve complex problems effectively and tactfully by building consensus and resolving conflicts
  • Fully computer literate with proven skills in relevant software
  • Degree in Engineering discipline; a Post Graduate Degree in Engineering, Business, or related field strongly recommended
  • Experience in either an International Oil Company or National Oil Company
  • Fluent spoken and written English

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