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Senior Compliance Advisor

Apply now Job no: 497102
Work type: Permanent - Full Time
Location: Melbourne
Categories: Retail Markets

  • Melbourne CBD Based
  • Exciting opportunity for a compliance or legal professional
  • Growing organisation, supportive team

Alinta Energy is a fast-growing Australian energy generator and retailer with an owned and contracted generation portfolio of around 3,000MW and over one million combined electricity and gas retail customers in Australia. We employ over 700 people throughout operations across five of Australia’s six states as well as New Zealand. With a decades-long history in Australia, we’re proud to be able to deliver an essential service to our customers.

We’re determined to make energy more affordable and we are committed to securing an energy mix that delivers on this challenge. This involves working to deliver 1,500MW of large-scale renewable energy by 2025.

About Role:

We are looking for two experienced Senior Compliance Advisors to join our team on a permanent full-time or part-time basis. Reporting to the Senior Retail Manager, you will be the first point of contact for retail Compliance matters.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Provide commercial compliance advice to the business on all retail compliance related matters
  • Establish a positive compliance-business partnership with internal stakeholders
  • Develop a detailed understanding of the retail business’ compliance direction
  • Assess compliance incidents and report breaches to the regulators
  • Support business units in addressing trends and non-compliance issues and ensure agreed actions are implemented within reasonable time frames
  • Review business processes and procedures to ensure compliance with regulatory obligations and provide compliance feedback and approval
  • Assist the business to implement audit plans
  • Assist with the preparation and reporting of compliance reports to the regulators
  • Assist with the implementation of new regulatory obligations

To be successful you will have:

  • 5+ years’ experience in the Energy sector or similar field, with a proven history of familiarity with legislation pertaining to retail energy, energy markets procedures and regulatory guidelines
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation and interpersonal skills, with a strong ability to influence outcomes
  • Strong stakeholder management skills, with proven experience in external stakeholder management
  • Experience in conducting investigations, analysis of performance, compliance trends and introducing improvements
  • Ability to apply a balanced compliance and business lense
  • Ability to simplify compliance complexity to facilitate internal business understanding
  • A demonstrated ability to work quickly, prioritise and achieve successful outcomes
  • Proficiency in the use of with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills

The successful candidate will have an ability to be part of a high performing team yet are able to be self-sufficient and work under minimal supervision and guidance.

Please note this role has flexibility to a full or part time position (minimum 3 days per week), we are flexible on how this would work for you.

It’s an exciting time to join Alinta Energy, we are growing fast and need people who want to grow with us!

Let’s spread the positive energy together...

Click “APPLY” to submit your application. Closing date: 1st April 2020



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