Job title: Manager Regulatory Affairs

Company: Telenor

Job description: Last Date to Apply: 1st December, 2021

Employment Type: This is a full-time position.
Grade: This is a grade 3 position.
Location: The role is based in Islamabad, Pakistan.

About the Role:

Manager Regulatory Affairs is an expert role responsible for managing and executing regulatory strategy and operations. The incumbent will be responsible for driving regulatory priorities in collaboration with key stakeholders in the Company

Your Impactful Goals will include:

To ensure that Telenor Pakistan (TP) becomes the partner of choice for governments

Take a leading role as appropriate within the industry as well as amongst key allies on regulatory issues including Taxation, Energy and FTAs as appropriate

To contribute to the achievement of business objectives by ensuring regulatory impact mitigation on a cross functional basis and identifying opportunities in the development of the regulatory environment

How will your Typical Day look like:

To drive and manage the continuous development of TP’s regulatory engagement with a view to promoting regulation which balances the interests of consumers with the interests of government

Help business to identify, define and promote a regulatory environment consistent with both TP’s business goals and business principles to ensure that the company can operate successfully and in a manner consistent with its beliefs

Sustaining open and constructive relationships with key stakeholders, especially officials of Ministries directly relevant to TP operations, members of Federal and Provincial bureaucracy, and Political Leadership

Day to day dealing and coordination with relevant government departments and any other departments based on ad hoc issues

Acting as a key liaison point for the company with relevant stakeholders and engaging in an interactive dialogue with relevant stakeholders (including middle-senior level bureaucracy in government, regulators, Multi-lateral organizations, Industry colleagues on industry affairs, so as to create positive relationships built on mutual benefit and trust

Representing TP on external forums regarding taxation and fiscal policy matters

Developing position papers on current and forward-looking taxation and fiscal policy issues based on Telenor’s strategic priorities and best international practices

Providing consultation to key internal stakeholders on regulatory compliance

Providing input to the public consultation drafts issued by Revenue authorities and other Regulatory Bodies, based on international best practices

Supporting divisional stakeholders (e.g. Finance, Legal, Corporate Communications, Government Affairs etc.) in developing advocacy plans

Identifying, recommending and implementing areas of improvement in regulatory compliance

Working closely with Telenor Group and contributing to global projects

Your Career Path:

Experience in this role can lead to vertical and lateral growth opportunities in the areas including; Regulatory Operations, Public and government affairs and Corporate strategy roles.

What we’re looking for:

Education: Minimum Bachelors in Business, Economics, Law, Engineering, IT (from a reputable University). Masters will be preferred.

Work experience:

5-7 years of Telecom regulatory experience

Experience in 2 or more of the following areas: Regulatory Operations, Taxation and fiscal policy development and/or public relations campaigns

Functional Skills/Knowledge Areas:

Excellent communication skills, presentation skills and strong advocacy capabilities

Sound stakeholder management skills with the ability of getting things done cross-functionally

High level of integrity with solid sense of confidentiality and discretion

Exceptional interpersonal and leadership qualities

Understanding of socio-economic and political environments, globalization trends, public policy-making processes and regulatory structures

International trade and advocacy

Influencing skills, Strategic Thinking and Rational Decision Making, leading & managing change

Ability to develop partnerships, strategic alliances and associations, whilst demonstrating top level representational experience (Media)

Ability to manage complex/cross functional projects;

Sound analytical skills

Why should you join us at Telenor?

At Telenor Pakistan, we provide you the platform to work in a challenging and rewarding environment to become a skilled professional in your chosen field of interest. As one of the top employers of the country, we enable you to realize your dreams in a collaborative environment of diversity and openness to new mindsets.

As an equal employment opportunity provider, Telenor Pakistan makes all decisions of employment purely based on merit irrespective of race, caste, gender, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, or disability.

Expected salary:

Location: Islamabad

Job date: Sat, 27 Nov 2021 01:56:10 GMT

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