Skills: Business Analyst, Legal, Research & Development
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Saudi Arabia
We are seeking a Public Policy Analyst to join the Regulatory Affairs Team of Corporate Affairs (CA).
Regulatory Affairs is one of the CA business entities reporting directly to the Vice-President of Corporate Affairs. The team's mission is to provide reliable research and advisory services, to leverage and align Saudi Aramco's communications and stakeholder engagements on policy and regulatory issues, to mitigate threats to business objectives and to capture opportunities.
Your primary role is to support management's ability to make well-informed decisions pertaining to regulatory and public policy matters. You will be required to screen the regulatory and public policy landscape (with emphasis on issues impacting the energy industry), collect and maintain the necessary database, and conduct and write related research and analysis. The research findings shall be disseminated within the company (as decided by CA Regulatory Affairs management) through reports, briefing notes, white papers, or presentations. You will also contribute to larger CA research and advisory projects, and work with colleagues across all departments to initiate, organize, and produce forums and programs with substantive impact and relevance to the CA-Regulatory mission.
As the successful candidate, you will hold a minimum of a Bachelor's or Master's degree in a relevant field, including social and political sciences, economics, public administration or Middle Eastern studies.
You will have 5 to 7 years of experience in research and analysis in a well-established organization in the energy industry, government agency, or a not for profit or consulting firm.
Excellent knowledge in research methods and data analysis, and fluency in the English language (both written and oral) are a must. Knowledge of the Arabic language is a plus.
Knowledge of the regulatory environment in the GCC region, particularly in Saudi Arabia.
Duties & Responsibilities:
You will be required to perform the following:
Screen the regulatory and public policy landscape (with emphasis on issues impacting the energy industry), collect and maintain the necessary database, and write related research and analysis.
Disseminate research findings through the publication of reports, briefing notes, white papers, or presentations, as directed by superiors.
Contribute to larger Corporate Affairs' research and advisory projects.
Provide advisory services on communication and relations in connection with the regulatory and public policy issues.
Work with colleagues across all departments to initiate, organize, and produce position papers, research, forums, and programs with substantive impact and relevance to our mission.
Help transform research findings into results-oriented solutions.
Represent Saudi Aramco and/or participate in relevant conferences and meetings.
Provide training and mentoring for young Saudi talents within your area of expertise.
Saudi Aramco's Industrial Relations (IR) Business line is dedicated to building, maintaining and enhancing the relationships the Company develops with people and institutions inside the Kingdom and around the world. It is through the IR business line that the Company cares for the health, wellbeing and security of its employees and their families, maintains the high quality of life found in Company communities, operates the school system for the children of expatriate employees, and communicates with various audiences through a variety of media, including print publications, events, films and websites. Saudi Aramco operates one of the largest and most successful industrial and professional training programs on the planet to ensure that its employees are provided with the training they need to meet emerging challenges. The Company's wide-ranging corporate citizenship activities, which focus on the areas of environmental protection, knowledge, community and the economy, are also the responsibility of the IR business line.
Every day, our multinational team of more than 70,000 people combines passion, purpose, and performance to achieve a common objective: unlocking the full potential of the Kingdom’s resources to create more value for our company and more opportunities for people at home and around the globe.
Join us at Saudi Aramco.