Manager Energy Policy and Government Strategy

Location: Sydney
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Power
Reference: J40937
About the Role:

We are seeking an Energy Policy and Government Strategy Manager to assist our client in driving their growth in the hydro space across Australia's east coast. Based in Sydney, you will be responsible for managing the delivery of energy policy and competition issues to support the company in achieving efficient outcomes in the delivery of their business strategy. The ideal candidate will come from a commercial background and previous experience within the energy industry.

Key Responsibilities:

• Ensuring that optimal energy polices are developed, implemented and understood
• Provide economic advice, analysis, evaluation and strategic advice around current and future market factors influencing the energy and wider utilities sector
• Leads and drives change by supporting the advocacy of the company's positions in various State Government, regulatory and industry forums, including AEMO, AER, AEMC, Clean Energy Council etc.
• Develop, plan, implement and evaluate strategically aligned government stakeholder engagement plans
• Develop integrated communication plans, provide strategic advice and recommendations which align with, and deliver on government stakeholder engagement plans and work with the communications team in the implementation of these communication activities

Key Criteria:

To be successful in this role you will need to have the following experience and criteria:
• Degree Qualified in Economics, Commerce or a related discipline
• Strong commercial background
• Extensive experience in managing strategic key stakeholder relationships and the ability to build and maintain these relationships
• Proven ability to influence and undertake complex negotiations
• Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of energy policy in particular the NEM and associated regulatory bodies
• Previous experience working within a regulated industry (e.g. gas, electricity)

For more information and a confidential discussion please contact Sophie Nicholls on (07) 3910 5551 or click Apply Now'.

Our client:

Our client is a global corporation which provides innovative and integrated solutions in energy infrastructure, such as electricity generation, transmission, and distribution, energy storage and industrial water solutions, and electricity and natural gas retail sales.

About Titan:

Titan Recruitment has been delivering complete, innovative and effective recruitment solutions across Australia for over two decades and is recognised as a leading Engineering and Technology recruitment and contracting specialist. Our service delivery is underpinned by traditional values and an innovative approach to help clients, contractors and candidates achieve their goals.

Titan is an advocate for Equal Employment Opportunity, and we encourage applications from all interested applicants.