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Manager Government Relations

Hydro Tasmania

Closing date 6 December 2021

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Employment Type

Full Time

Seniority Level



$150,000 - $170,000

Technology Type



Own the strategic relationships between Hydro Tasmania and Tasmanian State Government.

  • Influence government stakeholders to achieve strategic goals
  • Be at the forefront of the Tasmanian Energy Transformation
  • Flexible environment that fosters work life balances at all life stages
  • $160,000 – $170,000 including super plus bonus

At Hydro Tasmania, we’re leaders in renewable energy, powering Australia with clean hydropower. We really care about making a difference for better, but it’s a big job and we can’t do it alone. Which is right where you come in.

About You:

You’re strategic mindset allows you the ability to grasp a broad range of topics while navigating government policy. As a stakeholder relations professional you have spent the last few years fostering Government and Ministerial relationships. This has helped you establish the skills required to influence key stakeholders and groups on sensitive social and political issues and achieving mutually beneficial outcomes for the organisation and stakeholders.

About the role:

Working closely with our CEO, Senior Leadership Team, Government, Ministerial Stakeholders as well as other groups, you will maintain and establish strong strategic relationships. Working in the rapidly evolving energy industry, you will be heavily involved in topics of Battery of the Nations, Marinus Link and Hydrogen. You will be the key connection between Hydro Tasmania’s strategic goals and their success in achieving them.

What you’ll get back:

This is an opportunity to grow your career and redefine your role in tomorrow’s industry landscape. We offer truly flexible work that suits you, a competitive remuneration package, and the rare opportunity to play a role in Australia’s renewable energy transformation while enjoying the – lifestyle Tasmania has to offer.

If you want to make a difference for better:

We are passionate about diversity and inclusion and welcome applications from qualified candidates of all ages, cultural backgrounds, abilities and genders. There’s a place for you amongst us to belong, and we welcome you to speak to us about any special requirements you may have to give you the best opportunity for success.

Please attach your resume and a cover letter outlining what skills and experience you will bring before 9am Monday 6 December.