IHG Human Resources - Government Relations- Crowne Plaza & Holiday Inn Al Thuraya City - Kuwait in Kuwait City, Kuwait


Job overview

As a

Government Relations Officer you are responsible for processing and carrying

out all transactions relating to visas, permits, licenses, registration,

pertaining to hotel employees.

Dutiesand responsibilities

Financial returns:

  • Process all types of visasincluding employment visas, residence visas for employees as well as forentertainers

  • Registration process and renewfor all hotel vehicles

  • Be up to date with regard toany changes or amendments to the prevailing laws / rules / regulations, changesin forms / formats and other procedures and keep the Human Resources Departmentadvised of such changes

  • Submit relevant documentsperiodically to the immigration / labour office with regard to cancelled /absconding employees and delete from the hotel’s sponsorship list

  • Complete departure and exitformalities for employees after cancellation of visas

  • Obtainquarterly sponsorship reports from the immigration / labour office and tallysponsorships and re-submit to immigration / labour office with relevant supportdocuments


Qualificationsand requirements

Education, Qualifications & Experiences

A diploma or degree

in a related discipline with experiences in the same role.Must be fluent

in written and spoken Arabic and English and a computer literate within the hotel industry as well as possess excellent

customer care and interpersonal skills.

Knowledge & Competencies

The ideal candidate will be result

oriented, self-motivated and with a positive attitude. Have the ability to

think laterally and have strong social skills and a presence, enabling you to

interact and deal with officials effectively.

Portray a fair leadership style and

be easily approachable for all employees, while possessing following additional

competencies: Understanding Hotel Operations, Effective Communication, Planning

for Business, Supervising People, Understanding Differences, Supervising

Operations, Teamwork, Adaptability, Customer Focus, Drive for Results

Job: Human Resources

Location: Kuwait-Kuwait City

Requisition ID: KUW001586