Senior Specialist, Regulatory Affairs, Broadcasting – Bell Canada

Regulatory Affairs is a small, dynamic group of business, legal and policy professionals working on a wide variety of issues of high importance to BCE’s operations. It supports the company’s business objectives by developing and communicating Bell’s positions, requirements and other information to government departments and regulatory agencies, particularly the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), the Department of Canadian Heritage and the Department of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (together, the “Regulatory Bodies”). Regulatory Affairs also ensures that the Company complies with all regulations by providing advice and guidance to BCE’s business units. Regulatory Affairs participates in a wide range of initiatives dealing with the company’s broadcasting services as well its wireless, Internet and traditional telephone lines of business, and works closely with marketing, operations, government relations and communications groups on public policy issues.

Key Responsibilities:
• Reporting to the Assistant General Counsel, the successful candidate will:
• Prepare and/or coordinate written submissions to Regulatory Bodies on broadcasting issues
• Provide guidance to BCE’s business units on regulatory issues, particularly those applicable to Bell Media and Bell TV
• Conduct research and analyses on broadcasting issues to assess their regulatory and business implications
• Monitor compliance with broadcasting regulatory requirements
• Provide oversight of CRTC annual reporting requirements

Critical Qualifications:
• University degree
• Exceptional analytical, problem solving and writing skills, as well as excellent communications and interpersonal skills with the ability to convey complex ideas effectively
• Minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience
• High level of proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
• Ability to work independently under stringent timeframes with great results

Preferred Qualifications:
• Related experience, preferably within the broadcasting industry
• Understanding of BCE’s broadcasting operations and service offerings
• Fluency in both official languages
• Experience in copyright tariff management
• Residing in Ottawa, Toronto or Montreal

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