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Director - Economics

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Director - Economics Salary: Competitive and based on experience Location: Kuala Lumpur Keywords: Economics, Regulatory Management, Public Policy An exciting opportunity has arisen for a seasoned professional to take on the role of Director - Economics. This position offers the chance to oversee regulatory and competition economics matters, as well as contribute to the development of the civil aviation industry in Malaysia. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to shape strategy and policy papers for the aviation services sector, conduct comprehensive economic analysis, and lead a dedicated team. This role is perfect for someone with a strong background in economics, law, or public policy, who thrives under pressure and has a passion for developing young talents.

What you'll do:

  • Develop strategy and policy papers for the sector.
  • Collect and analyze economic data to support regulatory and competition cases, as well as sector development.
  • Conduct statistical and economic analysis to provide recommendations and decisions.
  • Create scenarios for the aviation sector markets, including pricing and production analysis.
  • Undertake research, studies, and public inquiries related to the sector and regulatory/competition matters.
  • Review and evaluate aviation sector rules and regulations, and monitor market progress.

What you should bring:

  • Master's degree with 10 years of relevant work experience in economics, statistical analysis, aviation sector work, regulatory management, public international law, or public policy.
  • Strong report writing and communication skills.
  • Proficiency in MS Office products (Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
  • Knowledge of economics, mathematical, and statistical software (e.g., EViews, STATA, Matlab, Mathematica).
  • Ability to work on multidisciplinary matters, meet tight deadlines, and present and influence at a senior level. Also, interest in developing young talents and building a strong team.

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a leading player in the industry, committed to fostering an inclusive and supportive work environment. They value their employees' contributions and invest heavily in their professional development. This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic team where your skills and expertise will be valued and rewarded.

What's next:

Ready to take your career to new heights? Apply today by clicking on the link provided or drop me an email at melvin.yong@robertwalters.com.my.

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Finance Director

Industry: Accountancy

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Director

Location: Kuala Lumpur

Job Reference: 314G6L-82E72B6B

Date posted: 21 May 2024

Consultant: Melvin Yong

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