Policy Senior Specialist Jobs in Abu Dhabi – UAE at SUNDUS RECRUITMENT & OUTSOURCING SERVICES LLC

Title: Policy Senior Specialist


Location: Abu Dhabi – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Education

Position: Policy Making Senior Specialist

Job Description

Clients strategy includes a program area dedicated to creating a policy and legislation ecosystem.

As Policy-making Senior Specialist you will—

+Report to the Director of Special Projects and Outreach

+Be supported by a Policy-making specialist

+Be part of the Special Projects and Outreach division, along with 3 other Senior Specialists (in Child Development, Child Welfare, EC Workforce Excellence)

+Drive the development and implementation of policy and legislation initiatives for the client

Be based in Abu Dhabi

+You will engage team members, partners and other constituents.communication and collaboration and provide ongoing advisory and technical support to ensure the ECA’s success.

+You will develop the policy and legislation landscape.You will play a lead role in designing a process for developing policies and legislation. This will involve leading an effort to review and revise current policies and legislation, as well as driving the creation of new ones as needed to support an effective system.

+You will monitor the implementation ofPolicy-making initiatives.You will track the progress and implementation of Policy-making initiatives on an on-going basis to identify opportunities for adjustment or improvement as well as to ensure fidelity to all timelines, budgets, and performance targets. You will also assess potential risks and discuss your findings with the Director of Special Projects and Outreach.

You will manage relationships with consultants.You will oversee and support the work of consultants and other vendors, providing guidance and helping overcome obstacles as needed


We value past experience in the following—

+Policymaking orlegislation development,preferably in the UAE.

+Familiarity withAbu Dhabi laws, policies and guidelines,especially in the social service sectors (e.g. health, community development, education, police, etc.).

to promotestrategic decision-making and policy development, especially in the social service sectors.

We are looking forthe following educational qualifications (preferred)—

+Bachelor’s degree in Public Policy, Government, Law or equivalent

Fluency in Arabic and English (written and spoken)