Posted on April 10, 2011

Qatar International Petroleum Marketing Company Ltd. (Tasweeq) is participating in the 2011 Qatar Career Fair that is underway from April 10-14, 2011 at the Doha Exhibition Centre.

An exhibitor in the Energy and Industry sector, Tasweeq views the Career Fair as an ideal platform for the Company’s Personnel to meet promising candidates who could be inducted into Tasweeq’s workforce as per Company’s requirements. The Company aims to train and develop deserving candidates into world-class employees with the right business acumen to market Qatar’s Oil & Gas products internationally.

Mr. Saad Al-Kuwari, Chief Executive Officer, Tasweeq, said, “As an international organisation, we appreciate the contribution of our employees in the growth of Tasweeq by investing in our employees’ wellbeing and development. Employees are offered training programmes based on their vision of an ascending career graph and in the best interest of the organisation and its stakeholders.”

Mr. Abdul Razak Al-Meer, Executive Director-Administration Directorate, Tasweeq said, “The Career Fair has simplified the process of meeting and recruiting qualified nationals for various positions within Tasweeq. We have successfully achieved the target of 40% nationals in the mainstream workforce, in line with the human resource development within the Qatar National Vision 2030.”

Tasweeq also inducts Graduate Developee and Interns with the right skills and education that are keen to actively participate in on-the-job training programmes.

Sharoq Al-Malki, Human Resources Director, Tasweeq, said, “Over the years, Tasweeq has focused and identified Graduate Developees and Interns with the right aptitude to work in the Energy sector. We aim to recruit and train a young workforce who can introduce fresh ideas to our business. The Career Fair provides a perfect congregation of candidates keen on beginning a promising career.”

Tasweeq’s mission has been to provide an environment to attract and develop high-potential Qataris while recruiting and retaining a diverse high-calibre workforce. The Company comprises more than 20 nationalities committed to delivering excellence in Tasweeq’s operations.

Ms. Al-Malki added, “We train and develop our young candidates by identifying their strengths and weaknesses. They also get the best exposure of a working in an international work environment with over 20 experienced nationalities.”

Tasweeq has recently launched a ‘You Matter’ campaign to engage & motivate employees. The campaign encompasses the latest e-learning methods, a dedicated Employee Welfare Advisor to clarify and discuss issues employees face and look into their workplace wellbeing. To enhance the employee’s social allowance, Tasweeq also launched a special discount programme, earlier this year.

Tasweeq is a Gold sponsor this year and encourages visitors and prospective candidates to approach the stand and know more about the company and its activities. Tasweeq is part of the Energy & Industry sector with the stand number EI G-7