The International Participants Department at Expo 2020 Dubai is responsible for the engagement of multilateral participants and non-
official participants (Foundations, NGOs, Academia) at the Expo under the direction of the VP.
The purpose of the role of Manager International Participants is to provide support to the entire team with the development all operational, content & research relating to International Organizations and Non Official Participants at EXPO2020.
Main responsibilities for this role include :
Provide regular updates as necessary to senior management on progress. Prepares briefs, speeches and other inputs for presentations for VP;
Lead on updating & maintain the CRM for IOs & NOP accounts on behalf of the entire team;
Provide logistical support to the entire team in plan meetings, trips, contract signing, etc;
Support the entire IO / NOP team on research requirements & in document preparation;
Work closely with the VP on developing policy papers and on engagement strategies for stakeholders;
Leads research and analysis on the identification of possible IOs and NOPS as per priority issues and trends relevant to sustainable development and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, presenting results and policy recommendations with clarity and rigor;
Provide policy support in the elaboration, structuring and implementation of engagement and participation activities of IOs and NOPs;
6+ years’ experience of relevant work experience as well as :
A Bachelor's degree or higher in International Relations, Political Science, International Business, International Management, other Social Sciences or Linguistics;
Strong communication skills in the language of preference to the country as well as in English, both written and oral;
Strong project management skills;
Strength and interest in an operational role;
Knowledge of international affairs;
Maintain a pro-active relationship with all stakeholders, internal and external;
A professional etiquette;
Cultural awareness and sensitivity and a strong commitment to teamwork and following senior management guidance;
Time management, planning skills and the ability to set and meet deadlines.