Regional Liaison Standards Manager
Excellent salary and benefits package
At UL, we know why we come to work. Thousands of us around the world wake up every day with one common purpose - to make the world a safer, more secure, and more sustainable place to live.
We clear the way for our customers to introduce the latest products, technological advances, and systems in an increasingly complex world so they can provide peace of mind to the market.
Due to our ongoing growth, we are currently seeking an experienced individual that work as a Regional Liaison Standards Manager, based in Dubai building and maintaining relationships with National Standards bodies.
Through an established understanding of needs in their assigned region, responsible for the identification of potential mission related initiatives and development of proposed activities and proposed metrics for measuring success.
Responsible for implementation and fulfilment of approved activities, sharing UL Standards and facilitating their consideration and use, facilitating the sharing of UL safety, science, and standards information through workshops or other technical exchanges, and
Obtaining local knowledge regarding mission related (safety, sustainability, security, health, etc.) experience and sharing that information within the UL family of companies.
Influences and implements UL’s International Standards Strategy in the region
Suggests and implements tactics and activities to support the overall global standards strategy in the region.
Cultivating and maintaining strong relationships with key governmental and non-governmental entities
Responsible for representing Underwriters Laboratories Inc. with stakeholders in the country / region and at key meetings, forums, symposia, and conferences.
Elevate our reputation in the region through presentations, articles, panel participation, social media, etc., to educate and to advance specific initiatives.
Identify marketing needs and oversee development of UL Standards marketing materials specific to the country / region.
Engaging with UL business units, government affairs, and UL regional leadership, identify areas for potential collaboration and manage as appropriate.
Working knowledge of national and international standards development process and the vocabulary common to SDO Community.
Familiarity with WTO / TBT and Regional Standards Development Processes and Structure.
Demonstrated solid understanding of relationship with related government agencies, industry associations, and standards development organizations.
Familiarity with the issues surrounding intellectual property rights and copyright protection.
High level of competence in communication and presentation; fluent in Regional language and English
Self-motivated, proactive, responsible, strong drive for results and high quality execution.
Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills in all phases of a project.
What We Offer
Our employees are our most valued asset. Your personal and professional development is important to us, and you can expect challenging work responsibilities, an attractive compensation package and exceptional career opportunities.
More important than this are the pleasant working conditions as part of a fantastic global team. If you like what you have read, we are looking forward to receiving your application.