Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Posted 7 months ago

Senior Specialist, Government Relations

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia



  • To maintain close relationship with the Ministry, Regulator, Industry Players, State Governments, Local Authorities and Government Agencies and to assist the Director of Corporate Affairs in constructing smart partnerships with Government Agencies, Regulators and industry players


Key Accountabilities

  • Build the overall reputation of edotco and position it strategically with key government and external stakeholders through continued engagements and targeted events
  • Help oversee the development and implementation of Business Development proposals (for government and GLC institutions), projects and other key stakeholder initiatives
  • Establish key partnerships with relevant governments stakeholders, serves as a liaison with government stakeholders and represent the company at key government meetings and events
  • Manage key partnerships with community stakeholders in public and private sector
  • Establish key partnerships with public sector organizations and the private sector
  • Lead strategic advisory role on public affairs
  • Work with the local country teams and verticals to establish a clear mission and develop a strategic action plan and initiatives to achieve edotco’s social mission
  • Establish and manage strategic government relations & partnerships



Qualifications & Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any related field; MBA an advantage
  • Minimum 15 years’ relevant experience in government relations and/or corporate affairs in the telecommunications industry; preferably with at least 3 years in a senior management role


Skills & Knowledge

  • Knowledge of property industry, Land Acts and land lease related regulations
  • Knowledge of energy systems, alternate options for energy and utilization of energy by systems
  • Familiar with Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 and Regulations associated with it
  • Having extensive working experience with International Telecommunication Bodies, Ministries, Regulators, State & Local Authorities and Government Agencies
  • Possess negotiation skills and MS Office literate
  • Personal attribute and personality: Diligent person, leadership experience, high sense of responsibility, pleasant personality, proactive, resourceful and a team player


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