Government Relations Officer

Location
Dubai (Emirate) (AE)
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Non-Management

Arabic speaking Government Relations officer is required for  5 star international hotel in Dubai.

The candidate must have at least 2 years experience in a similar position in 4 or 5 star hotel in Dubai.

Job Summary

Managing and controlling the process of all activities that are related to the Government offices. Supervise and assure that responsibilities are executed in a timely manner, and provide the business with efficient reports that highlights opportunities and avoid obstacles.

Responsibilities

  • - Liaising with municipality, economic department and any other government departments in relation to Trade License/ setting up of new office etc.
  • - Keeping abreast with current labour/ immigration laws and update the HR staff on any changes
  • - Keep the HR team informed of significant problems that may jeopardize the achievement of company goals, and those are not being addressed adequately.
  • - Responding to staff enquiries on visa/labour/passport matters
  • - Directs the preparation and maintenance of reports as are necessary to carry out the function of immigration. Prepares periodic reports for management or relevant authorities, as necessary and as required.
  • - Monitors the implementation of an improvement process for all immigration& labour records to be tracked and maintained through the company system.
  • - Directs the preparation and maintenance with respect to visa documentation related to new starters, leavers, transfers and renewals.
  • - Organises attestation of certificates and legal translation of documents and other activities related to immigration and Labour.