Manager Corporate and Government Affairs, Gulf and New Markets

Manager Corporate and Government Affairs, Gulf and New Markets

23 Apr
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Mondelēz International
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Dubai

23 Apr

Mondelēz International

Dubai

Job Description



Are You Ready to Make It Happen at Mondelēz International?



Join our Mission to Lead the Future of Snacking. Make It Matter.



In this role, you will oversee all communications and public and government affairs activities for a specific geography or business unit. You are a business adviser who manages across internal and/or external advocacy and media relations, crisis and issues communications using integrated communications to promote and protect Mondelēz’s International reputation.



How you will contribute



You will drive the communications and government affairs agenda for the area in which you operate for all internal and external communications including media relations,





stakeholder and political engagement, and partner with business unit leaders to support internal and external communications and corporate affairs. In addition, you may be responsible for public affairs advocacy, government relations and issues management, by promoting leadership categories through effective external media engagement (including social media management), risk and issues management, best practice engagement systems and empowerment of team members. You will develop and implement government affairs and/or communication plans to enable the company to meet business objectives and to level the playing field in the industry, implement a local community engagement strategy aligned to global Mondelēz International philanthropic efforts, and ensure activities are delivered within budget.



What you will bring



A desire to lead the future for our company and accelerate you career with experience and knowledge in:



- Holding a similar position in a fast-moving consumer goods environment in communications, government or corporate affairs

- Working confidently with the most senior stakeholders in a company

- Working easily and confidently with senior external media and stakeholders, some of which may be challenging relationships

- Writing and communications skills

- Taking lone or controversial positions on key issues in the company to drive effective decision making



More about this role



In this role, you will oversee all communications and public and government affairs activities for a specific geography or business unit. You are a business adviser who manages across internal and/or external advocacy and media relations, crisis and issues communications using integrated communications to promote and protect Mondelēz’s International reputation.



What you will bring



A desire to lead the future for our company and accelerate you career with experience and knowledge in:



- Holding a similar position in a fast-moving consumer goods environment in communications, government or corporate affairs

- Working confidently with the most senior stakeholders in a company

- Working easily and confidently with senior external media and stakeholders, some of which may be challenging relationships

- Writing and communications skills

- Taking lone or controversial positions on key issues in the company to drive effective decision making



Requirements



- Bachelor’s degree in journalism, Mass Communications, Business Administration or related degree

- Five to seven years of experience in similar position

- Excellent writing skills in English and Arabic

- Able to communicate with others

- Strong government relations

- Familiar with media outlets and platforms

- Ability to solve problems

- Confident in public speaking

No Relocation support available, however for candidates voluntarily moving internationally some minimal support is offered through our Volunteer International Transfer Policy