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Manager Procurement Marketing and Corporate Communication – Doha Qatar

Iztok Franko

Website Qatar Airways

About the job

Manager Procurement – Marketing & Corporate Communications

About The Role

As the Manager Procurement – Marketing & Corporate Communications based in Doha, Qatar, you will be responsible for developing, executing and delivering global buying strategies for the Marketing and Corporate Communications categories across Qatar Airways Group of companies.

You will continuously review and strengthen processes and lead a team of procurement professionals to successfully achieve sourcing objectives and goals.

You will collaborate closely with key stakeholders in Senior Leadership positions across the Group of companies, in Marketing, Corporate Communications, Sales, Finance and Group Legal.

You will be joining Qatar Airways at a critical and exciting period, and playing a central role in the build up to, and delivery of Qatar Airways Marketing and Corporate Communications requirements for the FIFA World Cup starting in November 2022.

You Will Possess

  • 5+ years of experience in sourcing, procurement and category management in Marketing and Corporate Communications categories, with demonstrable experience of global media, advertising, events and public relations agencies.
  • Degree in Supply Chain, Logistics, Operations, Business or A Related Field.
  • Proven record of driving cost savings
  • Proven record in achieving organisational and process improvements to deliver tangible advantages to the business
  • Proven successes in developing strong relationships with strategic suppliers and internal stakeholders

Be part of an extraordinary story

Your skills. Your imagination. Your ambition. Here, there are no boundaries to your potential and the impact you can make.

You’ll find infinite opportunities to grow and work on the biggest, most rewarding challenges that will build your skills and experience.

You have the chance to be a part of our future, and build the life you want

while being part of an international community.

Our best is here and still to come. To us, impossible is only a challenge. Join us as we

dare to achieve what’s never been done before.

Together, everything is possible


About you

  • Strong procurement professional
  • Ability to work in a very dynamic environment, under pressure, with multiple stakeholders
  • Ability to influence, convince, and build effective business relationships across diverse groups of people.
  • Service-oriented mindset, with a desire to ensure stakeholder satisfaction
  • Excellent negotiation planning, management and execution skills
  • Flexible, organized, autonomous
  • Fluent command of English language.
  • Contractual and Financial acumen.
  • Planning, problem solving and decision making abilities.
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel and usual Office tools
  • Managerial skills – Ability to delegate work, set clear direction and manage workflow. Strong mentoring and coaching skills. Ability to train and develop subordinate’s skills. Ability to foster teamwork among team members.
  • Procurement or related experience in airline industry (Preferred).

About Qatar Airways Group

Our story started with four aircraft. Today, we deliver excellence across 12 different businesses coming together as one. We’ve grown fast, broken records and set trends that others follow. We don’t slow down by the fear of failure. Instead, we dare to achieve what’s never been done before.

So whether you’re creating a unique experience for our customers or innovating behind the scenes, every person contributes to our proud story. A story of spectacular growth and determination. Now is the time to bring your best ideas and passion to a place where your ambition will know no boundaries, and be part of a truly global community.

How To Apply

If you’re ready to transform how millions of global users connect, explore, and transact then apply now by uploading your CV and completing our quick application form.

To apply for this job please visit www.linkedin.com.

Iztok Franko

I am passionate about digital marketing and ecommerce, with more than 10 years of experience as a CMO and CIO in travel and multinational companies. I work as a strategic digital marketing and ecommerce consultant for global online travel brands. Constant learning is my main motivation, and this is why I launched Diggintravel.com, a content platform for travel digital marketers to obtain and share knowledge. If you want to learn or work with me check our Academy (learning with me) and Services (working with me) pages in the main menu of our website.