Senior Advisor, Regulatory Innovation (Brexit)

Natural Resources Wales

Location Flexible
£33,424 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Reference: 202085

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Thursday, 22nd August 2019   1 day left

Job Purpose

  • To lead and direct the wider business, through provision of professional specialist expertise advice and knowledge; to shape/inform Government Policy, organisational approach for Wales and stakeholder agendas working closely with a range of International organisations and Institutions on new and developing approaches to regulation. Be responsible, lead on and provide technical expertise on; Alternative methods of/to regulation, Alternative regulatory frameworks, as applied to developing BREXIT scenarios.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Knowledge of Welsh, UK and EU legislation related to your specific sector(s); Welsh, UK government Policy drivers in your specific sector(s).
  • Excellent technical understanding of their assigned area of work, with strong analytical skills and experience of managing successful programmes, achieved through substantial work experience in a related field.
  • Be able to work at pace and have a track record of delivery.
  • Knowledge of Welsh, UK and EU legislation as well as Welsh, UK government Policy drivers relevant to your work areas.
  • Experience in informing and influencing government departments/regulators.
  • Experience in forming and maintaining close links with internal and external partners/stakeholders to deliver the outcomes of both a specific function/project/team and the wider organisation.
  • Experience of understanding and applying regulatory principles.
  • Being innovative and demonstrating drive to achieve targets.
  • You will be expected to keep up to date with changing regulatory policy and proposed changes to legislation via membership of a relevant professional body or other equivalent means.

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