Capacity Building Program Manager - Energy Sector

Job Title: Capacity Building Program Manager - Energy Sector
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Arab Emirates,
Salary: Negotiable
REF: HQ00020254
Contact Name: Simon Bangs
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Job Published: over 1 year ago

Capacity Building Program Manager - Energy Sector
Allen & York are looking to hire an experienced Program Manager on behalf of a dynamic organization tasked with the implementation of a wide-reaching energy management strategy. The organization requires committed enthusiastic professionals who are able to act as change agents.

Job description
Lead the work streams aimed at improving awareness and capacity related to achieving the Strategy objectives.
Engage with a variety of stakeholders to execute awareness improvement and capacity building initiatives.
Conduct direct awareness activities and liaise with a variety of stakeholders.
Assess and report on effectiveness of the awareness activities.
Support Program owners in their capacity to execute their respective Programs.
Develop a capacity building strategy and operational plan.
Manage certification schemes, trainings and workshops for implementation of Programs, energy efficiency regulation and directives, and general public initiatives.

Job Requirements
Masters or Bachelor's degree in business, economics or social sciences.
5+ years of work experience in Marketing, PR, and Communication.
Past experience in assessing needs and developing awareness improvement and capacity building strategies/plans (at organization or wider level).
Experience in energy and water efficiency and sustainability.
Strong communication and organization skills.
English and Arabic fluency is essential
Familiar with the business environment and communication practices in Dubai.
Preference will be given to qualified Emirati nationals.

This is just one of many jobs that ALLEN & YORK are currently recruiting across the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) region. ALLEN & YORK are the specialist recruiters for the Middle East sustainability sector and actively recruit in the UAE (predominantly Dubai & Abu Dhabi), Qatar, Oman, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt and Morocco. Our international network of clients & candidates mean we have a demonstrable track record in recruiting high caliber professional staff across the world - get in touch to learn more.