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Government Relations Officer (Native Arabic Speaker) (pre-opening)

Business and Financial Operations

Compliance Officer



null, Egypt

Job Description :Job Number 22073350 Job Category Human Resources Location Agora Doha An Autograph Collection Hotel Lusail, Place Vendome Waterfront, Lusail, Qatar, Qatar VIEW ON MAP Schedule Full-Time Located Remotely N Relocation N Position Type Non-Management POSITION SUMMARY Purpose is to carry out tasks related to the processing of employees' visas and government related documents and ensures compliance with immigration and other relevant regulations. Responsible for the daily activities related to Government Relations including visa and license applications. Maintains open lines of communication with various Government and Municipal agencies. Supports general HR administrative tasks if needed. CANDIDATE PROFILE Education and Experience High school diploma or GED 3 years experience in the government relations, human resources, management operations, or related professional area. OR 2-year degree from an accredited university in Government Relations, Human Resources, Business Administration, or related major 1 year experience in the government relations, human resources, management operations, or related professional area. CORE WORK ACTIVITIES Managing Government Relations Activities Manages and ensures that various licenses requested for hotel, hotel associates or guest are filled and obtained on time. Monitors the visa, occupational card and passport expiration of all associates. Files visa applications for guests and employees and ensures a timely approval. Maintains a weekly cost overview with detailed justification. Arranges the coordination of associates' departures at the airport at the end of their contract to ensure visa cancellation. Assists the Sales Department with leads from local companies and Government institutions. Assists with all Government matters where necessary. Works with relevant government agencies or departments to ensure documents are processed properly. Managing Legal and Compliance Practices Ensures all food handling certificate are filled, approved and renewed on time for all associates who have direct contact with guest. Maintains a passport & visa file system in the office. Ensures compliance with regulations relevant to Government Relations transactions and activities. Provides guidance to other departments to ensure that employees have the necessary documents. Ensures employee files contain required employment paperwork, related to visas or licenses. Ensures this information is properly maintained and secured for the required length of time. Ensures compliance with procedure for accessing, reviewing, and auditing employee files and ensure compliance with the Privacy Act. Communicates property rules and regulations via the employee handbook. MANAGEMENT COMPETENCIES Leadership Adaptability - Maintains performance level under pressure or when experiencing changes or challenges in the workplace. Communication - Conveys information and ideas to others in a convincing and engaging manner through a variety of methods. Problem Solving and Decision Making - Identifies and understands issues, problems, and opportunities obtains and compares information from different sources to draw conclusions, develop and evaluate alternatives and solutions, solve problems, and choose a course of action. Professional Demeanor - Exhibits behavioral styles that convey confidence and command respect from others makes a good first impression and represents the company in alignment with its values. Managing Execution Building and Contributing to Teams - Actively participates as a member of a team to move the team toward the completion of goals. Driving for Results - Sets high standards of performance for self and/or others assumes responsibility for work objectives initiates, focuses, and monitors the efforts of self and/or others toward the accomplishment goals proactively takes action and goes beyond what is required. Planning and Organizing - Gathers information and resources required to set a plan of action for self and/or others prioritizes and arranges work requirements to accomplish goals and ensure work is completed. Building Relationships Coworker Relationships - Interacts with others in a way that builds openness, trust, and confidence in the pursuit of organizational goals and lasting relationships. Customer Relationships - Develops and sustains relationships based on an understanding of customer needs and actions consistent with the company's service standards. Global Mindset - Supports employees and business partners with diverse styles, abilities, motivations, and/or cultural perspectives utilizes differences to drive innovation, engagement and enhance business results and ensures employees are given the opportunity to contribute to their full potential. Generating Talent and Organizational Capability Organizational Capability - Evaluates and adapts the structure of own assignments and suggests improvements to work processes to best fit the needs and/or support the goals of an organizational unit. Talent Management - Provides support and feedback to help individuals develop and strengthen skills and abilities needed to accomplish work objectives. Learning and Applying Personal Expertise Applied Learning - Seeks and makes the most of learning opportunities to improve performance of self and/or others. Business Acumen - Understands and utilizes business information to manage everyday operations. Technical Acumen - Understands and utilizes professional skills and knowledge in a specific functional area to conduct. Personnel and Human Resources- Knowledge of principles and procedures for personnel recruitment, selection, training and development, compensation and benefits, labor relations and negotiation, and personnel information systems. Compensation and Benefits - The knowledge of principles, regulatory laws, and application of human resources compensation and benefit methods, including workers compensation and work accident procedures. EEO - Knowledge of federal, state, and local laws and regulations that affect employment. This includes the ability to administer and monitor Affirmative Action programs and analyzing diversity reports. Associate Relations - Knowledge of the broad range of relationships that could impact an employee, employer, or applicant. This includes knowledge of federal and state laws, company policies and practices, and ethical obligations to investigate, evaluate, and recommend an appropriate resolution to an employee or labor relations complaint. Recruitment and Hiring - Ability to recruit, interview, and hire qualified candidates. This includes knowledge of best practices for each stage of the selection system. Training - The ability to perform training needs assessment analysis, develop training programs, and effectively delivering training modules to employees. Payroll - Knowledge of principles and application of human resources hourly and management payroll methods and practices. Education and Training - Knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and training design, teaching and instruction for individuals and groups, and the measurement of training effects. Basic Competencies - Fundamental competencies required for accomplishing basic work activities. Basic Computer Skills - Uses basic computer hardware and software (e.g., personal computers, word processing software, Internet browsers, etc.). Mathematical Reasoning - Demonstrates ability to add, subtract, multiply, or divide quickly, correctly, and in a way that allows one to solve work-related issues. Oral Comprehension - Demonstrates ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences. Reading Comprehension - Demonstrates understanding of written sentences and paragraphs in work-related documents. Writing - Communicates effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience. Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer. We believe in hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive, people-first culture. We are committed to non-discrimination on any protected basis, such as disability and veteran status, or any other basis covered under applicable law. Marriott's Autograph Collection features a select group of upscale and luxury independent partner hotels, each with its own distinct personality, experience, style and features. Located in major cities and desirable destinations around the world, Autograph guests favor hotel stays that reflect their own unique and personal styles. Be a part of our team and deliver an innovative guest experiences that resists predictability.