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Government Affairs Manager - APAC

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and experienced Government Affairs Manager to join our client's team. This role is pivotal in supporting the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region in all matters to serve the Business Units and position the organisation effectively with government stakeholders.

What you'll do:

As a Government Affairs Manager, you will play a crucial role in managing political and diplomatic relationships across the APAC region. You will be instrumental in supporting policy agenda and advocacy initiatives while representing interests within key professional industry trade associations.

* Serve as day-to-day lead in managing all political and diplomatic relationships in APAC region (except-China) country, at the local, regional and national level.

* Support policy agenda and advocacy initiatives in the APAC region.

* Represent interests in several key professional industry trade associations.

* Advocate directly on behalf with regional officials and Institutions when required.

* Monitor and track regional legislation and regulations, focusing on competitiveness, environmental, climate and chemical management policies.

* Lead and direct preparation of position papers, briefing materials and specific infographics to complement outreach with internal and external stakeholders.

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Government Affairs Manager role will bring a wealth of experience from government relations or similar roles.

* Master’s degree required, preferably in law, political sciences, chemistry or economics.

* Strong understanding and experience with the region, its institutions, its functioning and effective advocacy initiatives.

* At least 5 years of experience in government relations, consultancy, public sector or trade association.

* Fluent in English.

* Ability to manage multiple important issues simultaneously and independently.

* Ability to quickly assimilate new issues, often technical ones, translating positions into pertinent narrative for public officials.

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a global leader in their field, renowned for their commitment to innovation, quality and sustainability. They offer an inclusive and diverse work environment that fosters creativity and collaboration.

What's next:

Ready to take your career to the next level with this exciting role? Don't hesitate!

Apply today by clicking on the link. We look forward to receiving your application!

Due to the high volume of applications, our team will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Robert Walters Recruitment (Thailand) Limited
Recruitment License No.: น. 1188 / 2551

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal

Focus: Compliance

Industry: Legal

Salary: 18%VB+other benefitsHybrid working: Max. 4 days working from home.

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Language: English - Professional Working

Location: Bangkok

Job Reference: D1UURA-5AC7CBA0

Date posted: 05 June 2024

Consultant: Suchanasa Nantanapramoth

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