Licensing Exemptions Lead (VPSG5)

Job posted: 17/02/2021
Applications close: 03/03/2021 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Until 31/05/2022

Organisation: Essential Services Commission

Salary: $101,120 - $122,348

Occupation: Regulatory Governance and Compliance

Reference: VG/ESC/1513749

Reference: VG/ESC/1513749

Occupation: Regulatory Governance and Compliance

Salary Range: $101,120 - $122,348

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

If you're looking for a role in a dynamic and community-focused organisation that is making a genuine impact on the lives of all Victorians, our Licensing Exemptions Lead position could be the right fit for you.

In this role you will:

  • Deliver positive outcomes for Victorian energy consumers
  • Help transform our energy sector
  • Work in a flexible working environment
  • Have access to professional development

    If you do, there is an exciting opportunity as a Licensing Exemptions Lead within the Energy Division of the Essential Services Commission.

    Licensing of Victorian energy businesses is fundamental to supporting the commission effectively regulate energy licensee conduct.

    The Licensing Exemptions Lead takes a lead role in the commission's work on licensing exemptions. This includes:

    • Identifying areas of reform to delivery regulatory best practice and managing projects to address these needs.
    • Initiating and maintaining productive relationships with diverse stakeholders, including communicating with the large number of Victorians affected by licensing exemptions, and ensuring the commission's external facing communications meet stakeholder needs.
    • Managing the licensing exemptions register, including maintaining and improving systems and processes for receiving and registering applications to provide customers with important information about their energy provider.
    • Managing the registration of persons in the licensing exemptions register, including assessing and approving applications for registration, and responding to complex enquiries.

    Applications must be made through the Careers Victoria website by midnight, 3 March 2021. For further information regarding the role please contact Doug Young, Manager Market Operations on (03) 9032 1300.

    About us

    The Essential Services Commission is Victoria's independent economic regulator of essential services supplied by a range of industries. The commission's functions include:

    • making regulatory decisions with respect to prescribed industries (including price determinations, licensing, customer protection and access disputes).
    • undertaking reviews and providing advice to Ministers on a range of economic and regulatory matters.
    • administering the Victorian Energy Upgrades program.

    Be part of a highly respected and professional organisation that allows you to apply your knowledge while offering flexible working options and opportunities for professional growth. You'll be working in a dynamic and collaborative environment with opportunities to undertake stimulating work.

    How to apply

    Please include the following in your application:

    • a professional cover letter outlining your skills, knowledge and experience relating to this opportunity
    • a current resume

    Please note this role will be subject to the receipt of satisfactory pre-employment screening including criminal records, qualification checks and a statutory declaration outlining any previous misconduct investigations.

    You can apply by selecting the “Apply Now” button.

    We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to fairness, diversity and respect. As such, we will respond to requests for reasonable adjustments from applicants with disabilities.

    We look forward to receiving your application.

  • Licensing Exemptions Lead (VPSG5)

    Job type:

    Full time / Until 31/05/2022

    Job classification:



    Doug Young | (03) 9032 1300

    Licensing Exemptions Lead (VPSG5)