• Permanent Full Time
  • Sydney
  • 5-15+ years’ PQE

Newly created role | Aviation industry | Opportunity to shape the direction of government policy and reform

Rare opportunity to a regulatory lawyer to join a dynamic team in the aviation industry in an exciting new role.

  • Newly created role
  • Aviation industry
  • Opportunity to shape the direction of government policy and reform

About our client

Our client is a high-profile services company recognised as a leading Australian player. They manage one of Australia’s most important pieces of infrastructure and provide their customers with a world class experience. They are an employer of choice and pride themselves on enabling and engaging their staff.

About the role

A lawyer with a minimum of 5 years PQE, with regulatory experience and experience advising on regulatory issues, drafting, and preparing submissions, legislation and regulations, and advocating for regulatory reform is sought to join the high performing in-house team.

You shall also be responsible for anticipating legal and regulatory exposures in relation to our client’s activities and you shall brief management on significant matters, as necessary. You will work closely with the Government Relations Team and manage a diverse group of stakeholders including regulators and Government bodies.

About you

A lawyer with a minimum of 5 years regulatory experience and a focus on advising on regulatory matters and regulatory reform who is experienced in advising all levels of management and, has experience in house either as part of a team or as a secondee is sought.

You will have a strategic approach, strong communication skills including submission writing and proven ability in advocating for regulatory reform. The abilities to work autonomously, to manage stakeholders, to influence across an organisation, and to provide timely and accurate advice are essential. You will have a collaborative style, be customer focused, and be able to take ownership for the delivery of objectives.

This is a unique opportunity to join a high profile, iconic Australian business
in an autonomous role and enjoy being a key business partner handling interesting work which will help shape the direction of Government policy and reform.

What this role offers you

The environment is collaborative and supportive, and it is a great place to work. You will be part of a close-knit team where everyone helps each other out and enjoys being part of a great organisational culture. As part of the business, you will also benefit from our client’s commitment to developing initiatives that make the organisation an even better place to work in relation to culture, working flexibly and leave, leadership, learning and development, employee health, safety, and well-being.

For further information on this position please contact Lisa Gazis:

Ref: 1500634
P: (02) 9241 1199
E: lisa.gazis@mahlab.com.au

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