Charterhouse has been engaged by an incredible organisation that is focused on developing business networks across the UAE helping businesses promote and develop common business interests across the UAE and broader range.
About the role
As the Policy Advocacy Counsel you will be involved in contributing to create a favourable business environment helping businesses achieve their vision and strategic objectives. The key aspects of this role will be legal research and international benchmarking as well as analysing business issues, interpreting advocacy, legal issues and reviewing drafts of new business law amendments. You will manage communication with stakeholders, assist in preparing reports and review business plans as well as work closely with any business internal and external committees.
This role will sit within the Legal Affairs team and will directly report to the Senior Manager of the team.
To be considered for this role you should have a BA in Law with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar position ideally with a focus on Local, Civil and Common Law. You should have strong knowledge of policy making and policy advocacy process. A keen interest in research and academic work related to commercial and economic laws and regulations is key for success in this role.
Strong written and verbal communication skills in Arabic and English are preferred.