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Are you interested in joining our dedicated team of event professionals who are passionate about delivering the highest quality event environments for the most prestigious sporting and cultural occasions in the global calendar?

As a company continuously growing by embracing new opportunities, we are proactive in seeking event enthusiasts to join our team and are always happy to receive your CV if you feel you have what it takes to make an impact with our company.

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Government Relations Specialist

(please send your CV to hr.me@arenamea.com) Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Permanent

Position Description

Job Title: Government Relations Specialist
Reporting Into: General Manager
Direct Reports: None
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

 

Job Objective:

The Government Relations Specialist will interact with local, state, and federal legislative bodies and government agencies to represent and protect the organization’s business plans and interests.

 

Key Responsibilities

• Assist in the process of obtaining employment related visa/ legal documents required for expat and local hires.
• Oversee and manage a liaison program between the organization and legislative entities.
• Research and monitor government activities that could affect the organization’s business and clients.
• Assists senior management and leadership with strategic planning for known and potential regulatory activities related to the business and industry.
• Builds and maintains professional relationships with members of federal, state, and local government entities and agencies.
• Collaborates with industry advocates to build areas of common interest.
• Testifies before government committees in support of the organization and/or industry.
• Introduces legislative and public policy changes that will support company operations.

 

Required Skills/Abilities:

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills.
• Strong government contacts at local, state, and federal levels.
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.

 

Education and Experience:

• Minimum High School Graduation, Bachelor’s degree or similar would be preferred.
• 3-5 years of experience as GRO in Saudi Arabia.

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