Our client, a global, branded consumer goods group, is recruiting a Corporate Affairs Director for CIS Region. A key member of the Executive team, you will business partner the Regional Head to deliver specific strategic and operational initiatives to deliver objectives for the Region.
Key responsibilities include: Building and managing relationships with external stakeholders, including government department, statutory authorities and the media; Implementing local government relations strategy and advising the leadership team on the subject of government interest or complaint; Represent the company in various non-government organizations and professional associations to increase profile and understand future areas of interest; Analyzing future potential legislation and regulation to understand impact and working with third parties where necessary to provide best advice to the management team.
To apply, you must be an experienced Head of Corporate Affairs or External Affairs for Russia or CIS Region with a medium to large international group, preferably in the consumer goods sector. You must have a track record of working with external third parties and management teams to understand and communicate key issues. You will have a thorough understanding of the political, cultural and social environment in Russia and CIS countries. You must be highly flexible, able to deal with multiple priorities and communicate with clarity.
Fluent English and Russian are required to apply for this role.
Apply now for immediate consideration.