National Regulatory Manager

Job Title: National Regulatory Manager
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Victoria
Salary: $130000 - $160000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-07-19
Reference: JO-1907-532273
Contact Name: Wes Elsayed
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 19, 2019 14:38

Job Description

About the company
Australia's cloud, datacentre, cybersecurity and telecom company for medium to large business and government enterprises.

Salary: $200-230k Base 

Purpose of the Role
The purpose of this role is to provide regulatory support and advocacy on behalf of my client and there relevant Business Units, with particular focus on regulators relevant to Telecom (ACCC and ACMA).

Success in this role is achieved by building exceptional relationships within the organization and across industry and government stakeholders.  The role is in a large part about people engagement. Whilst you will be provided with significant support being a self-starter and able to drive outcomes will be key to achieving success. Having a keen understanding of the operation of government will be important to ensure successful outcomes are achieved.

Key Accountabilities
  • Building relationships with the regulators
  • Provide insights back to MTG on streams of work, initiatives or engagement with
  • Track inquiries and processes of ACCC and ACMA
  • Assess the impact on regulatory proposals with a focus on Telco business
  • Use knowledge and insights to influence the agenda to support MTG business goals
  • Liaise with BU to understand emerging issues in BU and pro-actively develop options for regulatory/policy remedies/actions
  • Be able to understand and synthesize the BU interests and translate those into regulatory positions
  • Continuously build and maintain strong networks and alliances with like-minded organizations/ bodies to advance our positions
  • Create opportunities for the business to engage with these key stakeholder
Required Skills 
  • Regulatory role experience minimum 5+ years
  • Degree qualified in Economics, Finance or Law
  • Experience working with the following regulatory bodies(Telco industry regulatory experience/ACCC)
  • Experience in Communications
  • Government relations experience including working within a ministerial office
  • Worked within a Government department or agency
  • Industry Association experience
  • Experience in a commercial role within a regulated industry - 3+ years (for example telecommunications)
  • Post Graduate qualifications
  • Graduate qualifications in Communications or related discipline
  • Analytical skills - Able to quickly understand regulatory measures and judge the impact on our business
  • Exceptional written and verbal communications skills
  • Confident in presenting to external stakeholders on potential complex business and regulatory matters
  • Ability to understand business needs and think creatively about regulatory options
  • Exceptional relationship-building skills - Ability to create alliances with other like-minded businesses/interest groups
  • Exceptional relationship and network building skills as demonstrated through an extensive professional network
  • Self-motivated and disciplined in delivering outcomes

Interested? Does this seem up your alley? Then push the "APPLY NOW' button or alternatively email Wes Elsayed at