An international private petroleum company headquartered in the UAE – based in Sharjah
Develop and implements CSR, regional public affairs strategies and community relations in line with the vision and mission that support the strategic goals of the Company.
Develop and implement strategies and programs designed to represent the organization favorably and make positive contributions to the community.
Manages existing and new sponsorships for the organization
Creates and plans programs that engage and support the community and employees.
Develops, maintains and expands relationships with relevant government departments and ministries.
Arranges meetings as required between officials and company executives & managers.
Local focal point for company communications. Maintains current knowledge of all activities of the Company.
Supports marketing and branding initiatives and represents the organization at events.
Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets.
Develop and maintain a CSR strategy, aligned with Company’s vision and in conjunction with management priorities. Implement and manage the CSR program on the ground delivery, monitoring and reporting results.
Handles high-priority customer and government relations issues, such as referrals from government entities, advocacy agencies, etc.
Manages alignment and consistency in people practices and management activities in relation to community relations.
Develop policies and procedures for department to standardize practices.
Analyzes Industry trends; coordinates and communicates with others to determine appropriate responses.
Create, maintain and deliver reports on the results of CSR, Sustainable Development and Environmental performance
Qualifications and Desired Skills:
BS/BA in Communications, Journalism, Business, Public Affairs, etc. Masters would be a plus.
Strategic mindset, critical thinker, and innovative
Be familiar with the relevant corporate legal and legislative requirements.
Able to use various communication channels and have strong customer communication skills
12-15 Years in which at least 5 years in a managerial role in Public and Corporate Affairs, Non-Profit Management, Community and Government Relations.