Manager, Economics and Pricing (As per advertisement)

Job posted: 13/03/2020
Applications close: 02/04/2020 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Bendigo

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Coliban Region Water Corporation

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Economics

Reference: VG/MEP0320

Reference: VG/MEP0320

Occupation: Economics

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Bendigo

We are seeking a senior Manager of Economics and Pricing to lead Coliban Water’s economic regulation and pricing compliance.

About us

Coliban Region Water Corporation is based in Bendigo and is one of the largest Victorian regional urban water corporations. Our service area covers 16,550 square kilometres including 49 towns and is at the southern gateway to the Murray-Darling basin – Australia's food bowl. We manage, maintain and operate over 50 reservoirs and water storage basins and provide water and waste services to both urban and rural customers. 

Coliban Water is an employer that supports employment equity and diversity. We value the skills, knowledge and experience a diverse and inclusive workforce brings to the organisation and encourage applications from suitably qualified candidates from all backgrounds.


About the Role

Reporting directly to the Executive General Manager of Strategy, Economics and Data, we are seeking a senior Manager of Economics and Pricing to lead Coliban Water's economic regulation and pricing compliance. With your leadership, your team will be responsible for the full life cycle of the five-yearly Pricing Submission including development of financial and non-financial inputs, creation of innovative pricing strategies, and presenting critical pricing information to the Board. In addition, your financial modelling expertise will ensure Coliban Water optimises its net revenue from water entitlements and certain business contracts


Key responsibilities

  • Lead, prepare and manage the full life-cycle of the Pricing Submission, including managing inputs related to expenditure, water consumption and customer prices.
  • Build and maintain relationships with stakeholders – internal, government and non-government.
  • Approval and internal ownership of all customer fees and charges.
  • Lead the newly established business reporting function and provide expert advice regarding the economic climate and future trends.
  • Manage and implement short term and visionary long-term pricing strategies.
  • Identify and implement opportunities to enhance business processes.


Successful Candidate

  • Tertiary qualification in Economics, Accounting, Finance or equivalent.
  • Ability to provide influential economic advice to the corporation, including to Board level.
  • Extensive experience in people management.
  • A current Victorian Driver Licence.



The salary and conditions for this position will be as per the Coliban Water Enterprise Agreement 2017 Band 6, $128,000 – $150,000 Salary will be offered to the successful candidate commensurate with their skills and experience.



To discuss this position in more detail please contact Jarrah O'Shea, Executive General Manager of Strategy, Economics and Data on (03) 4408 5420 or alternatively 0419 317 732.


To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter and outline your suitability for the position in the Key Selection Criteria found in the position description by COB Thursday 2 April 2020.

Manager, Economics and Pricing (As per advertisement)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per advertisement


Jarrah O'Shea | 03 4408 5420

Manager, Economics and Pricing (As per advertisement)