Chief Regulatory and Assurance Officer

Brisbane Permanent
  • Strategic leadership position holding genuine influence in the organisation
  • Wide scope and breadth of responsibility

About Our Client

About our client

The Residential Tenancies Authority (RTA) is a state government statutory body that plays a crucial role in making renting work for everyone in Queensland. Based out of Brisbane, they provide essential tenancy information, support, bond management, dispute resolution, education services, and compliance & enforcement to the Queensland community.

Job Description

Job responsibilities

The Chief Regulatory and Assurance Officer role at the Residential Tenancies Authority (RTA) is a key position within the Executive Leadership Team (ELT) focused on developing, managing and executing the strategies that will sustainably deliver the RTA's corporate and regulatory objectives. Reporting directly to the CEO, the Chief Regulatory and Assurance Officer directs the Financial & Assurance Services Division to promote and deliver sustainable business, assurance and contemporary regulatory practices and ensures a strong and effective risk management culture across the organisation. The role has significant scope, including oversight and responsibility for the RTA's regulatory and corporate assurance functions, including compliance and enforcement, governance, risk, corporate compliance legal, government relations, finance as well as board secretariat and strategic and operational planning functions. This role will advise and assist the organisation in the successful performance and delivery of its corporate, regulatory and strategic objectives and seek to deliver for both internal and external stakeholders. As such, this role presents an exciting opportunity for a proven leader in these areas to play a central role in the RTA's ongoing ability to deliver within an evolving regulatory and political landscape.

The Successful Applicant

You will be a values-led leader with prior experience in a similar role. Your key competencies will include the following capabilities:

  • Strategic Planning and Execution: specifically around areas including assurance, risk, financial, compliance and enforcement
  • Leading Through Change: Adapt flexibly to changing government, organisational, and community expectations, systematically introducing required changes
  • Building Enduring Relationships: Navigate contentious and sensitive situations, managing relationships effectively both internally and externally, ideally with exposure to stakeholders within Government
  • Excellent Communication: Capable of both creating compelling cases to influence decisions and translating complex information into readily understood messages
  • Driving Accountability and Outcomes: Keep a finger on the pulse, responding promptly to emerging issues and shifting resources as needed
  • Pursuing Continuous Growth: Cultivate self-awareness, reflect on your performance, and grow as a sector leader.

What's on Offer

The Chief Regulatory and Assurance Officer position is an influential role that will shape the future of the Residential Tenancies Authority and make a positive impact on Queensland's rental sector. Your expertise and leadership will make a difference.

  • Flexible work options, including the ability to work from home
  • Beautifully designed offices at Midtown Centre on Mary St, Brisbane CBD
  • A rewarding role with professional development opportunities on offer
  • A highly supportive culture that values diversity and inclusion while contributing to team success
  • An employee Health & Wellbeing program that encompasses our four pillars of wellbeing: financial, mental, physical, and social.

For more information or to apply, submit your CV via the link provided or contact Phil Clarke at Michael Page 0466534150 [email protected]

The Closing date for applications will be Thursday 21st March 2024

Phil Clarke
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+61 7 3414 6111

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Chief Compliance Officer
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Phil Clarke
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+61 7 3414 6111
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