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Manager - Expert in Economic Regulation

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The opportunity

The EY Strategy and Transactions (SaT) business line offers strategic advice to both private and public clients. One of the key activities of the SaT EU Team, based in Brussels, is to provide advisory services on the regulation of network industries and infrastructure to EU Institutions.

As a result of our continuous and successful growth in this specific consulting space, we currently offer a career opportunity for a Manager to join the SaT EU Team and provide support for projects covering the regulation of network industries in the transport, energy and telecom sectors.

The position is full-time employment and will be based in the Brussels area (Belgium).

Your key responsibilities

• Delivery of high quality regulatory and economic analysis and advice on matters relevant for network industries (with focus on EU regulation of the relevant sectors):

o Analytical tasks related to the regulation of network industries, including aspects relating to economic regulation, price control, charging schemes, cost-efficiency, quality of services, and competition policy;

o Provision of advice on matters related to the development and implementation of EU policy and legislation.

• Business development, including the preparation/drafting of proposals in response to calls for tender or service requests by EU institutions

• Regular meetings with EU level clients and stakeholders, including preparation and delivery of presentations

To qualify for the role you must have

• Master's Degree in Economics or Law (minimum requirement)

• Minimum 5 years of professional experience, preferably in at least one of the following fields: network industries, competition law and/or competition economics

• Excellent writing and presentation skills in English are essential

• Strong analytical, qualitative and quantitative research skills

• Excellent organizational skills, flexibility and ability to work under tight deadlines

• Willingness to learn, proactivity, openness to work in a multicultural environment and in a team, with a good degree of autonomy

Ideally, you'll also have

• Relevant professional experience with EU Institutions, national regulators and/or consulting firms would be highly advantageous

• Specific experience in the regulation of energy and/or telecom networks

• Knowledge of French, Dutch and/or German

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you'll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

• Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

• Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

• The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that's right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. Our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

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