Role

TRBR is seeking a Telecommunications and Broadcasting Regulatory Market Monitoring, Competition and Consumer Affairs Manager to lead and coordinate the regulatory market monitoring, competition and Consumer Affairs responsibilities in the Telecommunications and Broadcasting sector. The role includes:

  • Working effectively with the Regulator and Coordinate the Market Monitoring and Competition Unit to achieve or deliver on projects on expected timeframe;
  • Coordinate, provide support and assistance on ongoing projects and provide report to the TRBR on regular basis;
  • Manage, administer and report on all Market Monitoring and Competition matters to the Regulator;
  • Lead, conduct analysis and report on access and inter-operator disputes and cases when and as required;
  • Conduct analysis and report on any improvements that needs to be implemented;
  • Coordinating Market Monitoring and Competition and support on Universal Access and Universal services Fund and Policy issues;
  • Lead and maintain TRBR’s strong and independent relationship with its stakeholders;
  • Make sure all TRBR policy guidelines and enforced and implemented;
  • Work cooperatively with all TRBR Managers and team members;
  • Lead coordination on TRBR’s Market Monitoring and Competition projects as directed and assigned by the Regulator;
  • Ensure TRBR’s integrity, security of TRBR’s core Market Monitoring and Competition systems and operations are always maintained;
  • Review Market Monitoring and Competition policies on its effectiveness and report to the TRBR;
  • Effectively manage the Market Monitoring and Competition team members performance on assigned project initiatives;
  • Proactively support preparation and finalization of TRBR Reports, such as TRBR’s Annual Reports, Sector reports, UAP Reports and other required Donor Reports;
  • Understand, coordinate, conduct analysis and report on Vanuatu’s ICT/Telecommunications statistics, and working closely with the Technical team;
  • Lead and coordinate matter and issues related to Interconnection, submarine cable issues, Licensing issues, disputed commercial arrangements on interconnection, Market Competition activities related to Internet of Things, Over the Top Services, Convergence, Internet Exchange Point, advertising, promotions of Telecommunications and Broadcasting services in Vanuatu and other related matters brought forward to TRBR’s attention for mediation;
  • Lead, coordinate, promote and manage the implementation of the Market Competition Guidelines;
  • Lead, coordinate and manage the implementation of Licence obligations and the TRBR’s Legislation obligation mandated for appropriate stakeholders/parties to deliver on or comply with;
  • Work effectively with the ICT Manager and the Regulator to monitor the internet Market state and other Internet Regulatory issues;
  • Develop appropriate guidelines and other required regulatory framework to ensure sustainable market Competition in Vanuatu;
  • Enforce relevant parts of the legislation to promote and maintain sustainable market Competition in Vanuatu;
  • Project managing appropriate and assigned TRBR internet market services, other Internet and Mobile related activities and or projects in support of TRBR’s objectives, the Government policies (National ICT, Cybersecurity and Universal Access), consumers, licensees and other appropriate stakeholders;
  • Advising on and developing appropriate policies, regulations, guidelines, processes & procedures for market competition activities such as advertising, promotions and other issues concerning mobile and internet provision and use within Vanuatu;
  • Work effectively with the Regulator to monitor the internet Market and other Internet Regulatory issues;
  • Take a leading role on required regulatory cost model;
  • Monitoring of Telecommunications Services market prices and promotions;
  • Providing high-level guide on Market Monitoring and Competition matters, including internet market, analysis, advice and guidance to TRBR and industry;
  • Effectively and efficiently supervise and manage all Market Monitoring, Competition and Consumer Affairs officers.;
  • Representing TRBR and interfacing with appropriate intergovernmental organizations, international bodies and other institutions on internet, internet governance and consumer matters as required and deemed necessary.