The Director of Strategic Partnerships is the manager of the new Strategic Partnerships department, reporting to the President of KAPSARC. The Director will maintain a cross-functional role to facilitate outreach and engagement for KAPSARC, working across departments to ensure a synchronized approach. The Director will work to shift the Center from an ad hoc to a strategic approach to partnerships; formulate a coherent strategy based on geography and topic/theme; and activate, empower, and execute partnerships to support KAPSARC and Saudi Energy Ecosystem priorities.
The Strategic Partnerships department, under the guidance of the Director, will:
- Enhance KAPSARC’s reputation through association with well-respected organizations and entities
- Fill gaps in capability and/or knowledge for KAPSARC projects through partnership
- Provide access and influence for KAPSARC and the Saudi Energy Ecosystem in priority geographies