The Legal, Risk & Equivalence (LRE) unit is accountable for proactively delivering expert and strategic legal advice to Openreach alongside Risk, Compliance & Assurance (RCA) advice covering regulatory compliance and network regulation, as well as managing accreditation for Waste & Environment compliance, Business Continuity, Incident Management, Data & Information Assurance and Security.
You’ll be leading a multi-skilled team to create and embed a risk and compliance environment that offers a competitive edge for Openreach, whilst also identifying potential risks and regulatory requirements and ensuring protection of business assets, people, reputation, revenue and defending customer service from malicious intent.
Working with key stakeholders within Openreach and BT Group RCA, you’ll also lead the support to, and challenge of, Openreach to identify and manage risk and regulatory requirements in the most appropriate and effective manner, providing assessments to the Openreach Executive and Board.
You’ll have a strong background in risk, compliance and assurance leadership in organisations with significant complexity and multi-thousand workforces, as well as proven experience of creating / translating strategy into actionable programmes, operations or activities.
You’ll be an inspiring communicator at all levels of seniority up to and including Exec level, as you’ll be influencing senior leaders, holding others to account through a challenging and supportive leadership style, and driving culture change in the operational environment across the whole organisation.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Edinburgh, GB
Application Deadline: N/A