Qatar Petroleum


Qatar Petroleum (QP) is a state-owned public corporation established byEmiri Decree No. 10 in 1974. It is responsible for

all phases of the oiland gas industry in the State of Qatar.The principal activities of QP, its subsidiaries and joint ventures

arethe exploration, production, local and international sale of crude oil,natural gas and gas liquids, refined products,

synthetic fuels,petrochemicals, fuel additives, fertilizers, liquefied natural gas(LNG), steel and aluminium.QP’s strategy of

conducting hydrocarbon exploration and development isthrough Exploration and Production Sharing Agreements (EPSA)

andDevelopment and Production Sharing Agreements (DPSA) concluded withmajor international oil and gas

companies.The operations and activities of QP and its affiliates are conducted atvarious onshore locations, including Doha,

Dukhan and the Mesaieed andRas Laffan Industrial Cities, as well as offshore areas, including HalulIsland, offshore

production stations, drilling platforms and the NorthField.Thriving on a spirit of enterprise, each of our joint ventures

isunderpinned by transparency, innovation and high standards of qualityand service. At Qatar Petroleum, we are committed

to one thing aboveall: Excellence.



Primary purpose of job

Plan and manage all the insurance risks (business and financial) across the enterprise by adequate insurance coverage

taking into account the general insurance market trends and as per corporate insurance strategy.

Control and direct all insurance/reinsurance activities and tasks as per QatarEnergy guidelines with the support of external

Insurance Brokers/Consultants.

Experience & Skills

  • A minimum of 15 years experience in the insurance fields, of which at least 5 years has been spent at a senior level

dealing with the administration and negotiations of insurance coverage and with exposure to international insurance /

reinsurance practice involving the petroleum industry.


  • Association of Chartered Insurance Institute qualification and university degree in Economics/Business


  • Strong analytical skills and knowledge to identify insurable risks from the enterprise wide risks an organization is subject to
  • Ability to advice on the best insurance program to cover insurable risks of QP/group companies.
  • The incumbent should have the ability to:
  • Understand the enterprise wide risks an organization is subject to and carve out the insurable risks
  • Negotiate complex insurance risk coverage and risk mitigation of the identified insurable risks
  • Understand accounting concepts
  • Analyse financial & Operational control issues
  • Identify financial & Operation risks and cost benefit analyses
  • Identify & evaluate operational control issues
  • The incumbent must have the capability to work without supervision and a degree of autonomy
  • Be able to direct activities, manage change and support recommendations based on sound evaluation of information and


  • Familiarity with communication at senior levels both in the company and outside.

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