Manager, Energy Institutions and Regulation

• Use your regulatory and policy skills to benefit energy consumers

• Opportunity to develop and support a small team in a fast-paced dynamic environment

• Nicholson Street, East Melbourne

The team is responsible for developing policy and regulatory reform that supports the Victorian Government's high-level objective to deliver safe, affordable, secure, reliable and sustainable energy to Victorian consumers.
Job Details
Careers Logo
Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Fixed Term - Flexible
Job Function: Policy
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - Eastern Metro
Reference: VG/930438
Closing Date: 26-Sep-2018
Salary Range: $116,863 - $156,387
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 930438 VPS 6 Manager, Energy Institutions and Regulation PD.pdf (PDF, 164KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Alexandra Badham
(03) 9637 8142

Position Details

We are building an inclusive workplace to help realise the potential of our employees, embrace our differences, and apply our diverse thinking to innovation and delivering services to Victorian communities. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

An exciting fixed term opportunity is available for an experienced manager with an understanding of the energy regulatory framework to lead a small team working on national and state energy market reform in the interests of consumers. The role involves leading policy research, analysis and development, ensuring delivery of various energy program initiatives, informing legislative and regulatory reforms, and undertaking senior stakeholder management.

The successful applicant will have a strong understanding of the national and state energy regulatory framework, an interest in progressing complex policy matters in the interests of Victorian energy consumers; and an interest in mentoring and supporting staff.

It is highly desirable, the candidate has appropriate tertiary qualifications in public policy, economics, engineering, law, science, energy or related fields. This role also requires strong experience with Government processes and operations focusing on policy development and delivery and a highly developed understanding of regulatory issues and frameworks across the energy sector at both a State and national level.

This is a fixed term position on an ongoing basis.

To be considered for this position, your application should include a supporting statement demonstrating that you meet the key selection criteria and any job requirements specified in the position description. 

 Applications close at midnight Wednesday, 26 September 2018.

From here...