First listed on: 17 May 2020

Regulatory Manager

Company description:

TransGrid operates and manages the major high voltage electricity transmission network in NSW and the ACT, connecting generators, distributors and major end users.

Our core role is to connect electricity consumers to a safe, secure and reliable network through efficient maintenance, proficient operation of assets and prudent investment. Our network is the backbone of the NEM, enabling energy trading between Australia’s three largest states along the east coast and supporting the competitive wholesale electricity market

Job description:

  • Competitive salary package and great benefits
  • Based in Sydney - Ultimo
  • Fixed term opportunity with potential to extend

Who we are

At TransGrid, our work improves the lives of millions – from lighting up sports fields, schools and homes, to powering the wheels of commerce and everything else in between. Now it’s your turn to make it happen. 

TransGrid offer fulfilling careers for driven people who can help ensure that our business and the essential services we provide to consumers, the community and key stakeholders are continually improving. With us you will thrive in a collaborative environment where new ideas and knowledge sharing are encouraged, and where you’ll be supported through opportunities to develop and achieve your full potential.This is an exciting time in the energy industry with the transition to renewable energy. Recent government policy documents outline plans to facilitate increasing transmission interconnection between states and development of renewable energy zones.

The Opportunity

This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity for an experienced Regulatory Manager to lead the successful delivery of TransGrid’s next Draft and Final Revenue Proposals. You will report to the Head of Regulation and work closely with senior leaders and stakeholders, delivering strategic advice and recommendations.This will include project management, leading regulatory strategy initiatives, preparing board reports, drafting price review submissions and leading drafting of the Revenue Proposal. You will also be responsible for other regulatory processes, projects and submissions consistent with TransGrid’s regulatory strategy.

Skills & Experience

What we are looking for from you:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Economics, Law, Finance, Commerce or other relevant field 
  • Experience in an appropriate field such as Legal, Regulatory or Economics.
  • Understanding of the regulatory framework in which the energy industry operates is advantageous
  • Experience managing and delivering regulatory price reviews for regulated infrastructure businesses
  • Experience leading large inter-disciplinary regulatory teams and consultants on complex projects.
  • Experience applying, adapting, developing and reviewing regulatory frameworks.
  • Engaging and influencing regulators, Governments, customers and other stakeholders to achieve commercial and regulatory objectives.
  • Executive advice and recommendations.
  • Ability to quickly grasp complex technical, legal and regulatory frameworks.
  • Proven track record of leadership in a complex legal, technical and operation environment.
  • Demonstrated experience in negotiating and influencing outcomes whilst maintaining strong working relationships.
  • Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills

Recognition & Reward

What you can expect from us:

  • Structured leadership and development programs
  • Flexible work arrangements available
  • 14 weeks Parental Leave (includes adoption)
  • 2 weeks Other Parent Leave
  • Annual picnic day (additional day off)
  • Salary sacrifice options for superannuation and motor vehicles (subject to ATO requirements)
  • Generous leave options
  • Access to sport and social clubs

In return for your hard work we have numerous benefits and initiatives to support you personally and professionally including but not limited to private health insurance discount, motor vehicle lease plan, career development support, study assistance program and workplace flexibility.

Continue to make it happen for your career, and for the millions of Australians who rely on our services every day.

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Please note, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change, we will assess applications as they are received.

Profile description:

TransGrid has an exciting opportunity for a Regulatory Manage. Join us and make it happen for your career!


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