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A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Regulatory Policy & Stakeholder Engagement Manager with an aviation tech business in London.

You will:

  • Research the regulatory status  in jurisdictions around the world, maintaining an up to date “register” and communicating emerging opportunities with the team;
  • Pro-active identification of progressive regulatory environments;
  • Connecting with and maintaining strong relationships with regulators and related bodies around the world;
  • Own the regulatory application process for drone operations and communicate with the regulatory body, including ownership of the Operations Manual;
  • Advise the team on all regulatory matters including likely timelines for regulatory matters (e.g. using restricted airspace);
  • Attending UTM/regulatory conferences. Will likely involve speaking at some conferences as well as attending;
  • Working to secure relevant external grant funding (e.g. BEIS);
  • Be an all-round team contributor. We are a small team and everyone contributes to everything at some point. The role will include elements of operations, strategy, corporate development and all things in-between;
  • Position will likely involve a level of travel globally in order to meet with regulators and attend relevant conferences.

The person:

  • You are likely working for an aviation, transport or infrastructure regulator or working for an aviation, transport or infrastructure -related company in a regulatory role;
  • You have great communications skills, are comfortable talking at events, meeting with people and building strong networks;
  • You are agile and have a good ability to manage your time including deciding where your time is best dedicated to ensure the overall success of the company;
  • You have a deep knowledge of aviation, transport or infrastructure regulation in one or more jurisdictions and are able to quickly get up to speed with the status of drone regulations worldwide;
  • You are comfortable helping influence commercial strategy discussions from a regulatory context and can give plain English advice;
  • A self starter, a great team player, able to integrate into a small team.

To Apply

Please apply by way of CV to Kas Rothwell by clicking on the Apply button below. When applying please quote reference ‘425/18/PubAffairs’.

Processes are ongoing, and appointments will be made as soon as suitable candidates are identified and interviewed. You are encouraged to get in touch ASAP.

Your application will be reviewed by Michael Page. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Apply online

  • Fill out the short form below and upload your CV.

Closing date

The closing date for applications for this post is 11:59pm on Monday 12th November 2018