Head of Regulatory and Compliance

Our client is a newly privatized electricity distribution company, eager to recruit high quality and committed professionals interested in bringing their commitment, talent and focus to changing and developing the power sector in Nigeria. They are building a top notch team to ensure rapid transformation to ensure quality service delivery to customers.
The client urgently requires a new Head Regulatory and Compliance, a seasoned professional with exceptional ability and grounded professional experience.

The position is based in Port Harcourt

Job Objectives
 To create and sustain effective relationships between the client organisation and the Government.
 To participate in policy formulation and implementation within the Client organisation

Key Responsibilities
 Plan, direct, or coordinate technical and marketing activities of the company to ensure compliance with regulations and standard operating procedures.
 Offering advice about company policies, practices and systems
 Act as a link between the company and regulatory authorities (NERC), ensuring that customers are adequately metered and billed with the proper tariff in compliance with appropriate legislation.
 Regularly monitor changes in regulations, if any, and analyse implications on business operations.
 Collaborate with marketing and technical team to file for renewals or resolve regulatory issues.
 Guide team on process/product adherence to regulatory standards and advice to file for approvals to drive compliance with regulatory guidelines.
 Ensuring compliance with NERC regulations

Qualifications and Experience
 Bachelor Degree in legal, Marketing or technical field
 An advanced degree, most often in a legal, Marketing or technical field.
 10 year experience, 5 years management experience in similar roles.
 Broad technical, legal and business knowledge

Please note that application closes on the 4th September 2014. Applications would be processed using this portal


This vacancy is a full time position.

Port Hartcourt
Educational Level
Bachelor / Graduate
NERC regulations
NERC regulations