job description.

Telecoms Regulatory and Compliance Senior Manager – London (hybrid)


About us

Nexfibre is a £4.5 billion joint venture between Infravia Capital Partners, Liberty Global and Telefónica. It has been formed to deliver ultra-fast full fibre broadband to up to 7 million homes across the UK!

Together with our commercial partner Virgin Media O2, we will create the first national scale competitor to BT Openreach and will provide consumers and businesses across the UK with better innovation and choice.

We operate a wholesale business model; our customers are broadband ISPs and B2B resellers and customers.

Nexfibre is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive and diverse environment for our people. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation or adjustments to participate in the job application or interview process. We want a workforce that represents every part of our society and are eager to hear from candidates of all backgrounds.

We are:


  • Open: Collaborative & Curious
  • Fast: Driven & Pragmatic
  • Simple: Authentic & Adaptable


Job purpose

This is a new role created for the purpose of supporting the General Counsel in the development and implementation of nexfibre’s regulatory and compliance strategy and activities.

Operating within a small team, this individual will work across a variety of areas and will have significant responsibility for business critical projects such as the Wholesale Fixed Telecoms Market Review, as well as regular engagement with Ofcom, DSIT and BDUK.

In the short term this role will help develop the relevant compliance policies for nexfibre and will be instrumental in ensuring the maintenance and management of these policies going forward.

Key accountabilities

  • Work in a high growth, entrepreneurial and dynamic environment, focused on highest standards of implementation and delivery.
  • Work closely with the General Counsel and legal team and partnering with technical and operational business teams as well as with external stakeholders and external advisers.
  • Act as a key member of the nexfibre business, staying up to date with regulatory and compliance developments and trends and the fostering of excellence and best practice.
  • Serve as a trusted partner, and provide strategic, actionable guidance and regulatory advice, to senior leadership and cross-functional stakeholders on relevant regulatory aspects of the business (including the Communications Act and Telecoms Security Act).
  • Oversee and ensure compliance with telecoms regulations and industry standards and certifications.
  • Collaborate with other colleagues on regulatory engagement strategy and contribute to the development of company policy on regulatory matters.
  • Lead or support internal and external regulatory meetings.
  • Manage responses to regulatory communications, government enquiries and consultations, particularly with respect to Ofcom, DSIT and BDUK, and including the Wholesale Fixed Telecoms Market Review.
  • Assist in the creation of relevant compliance policies, for example in relation to telecoms security, and then oversee the maintenance and management of such policies.
  • Promote awareness and training on regulatory and compliance requirements and expectations.

Knowledge & experience

  • Degree level education / relevant professional
  • Deep understanding of UK telecoms law and regulation (including Communications Act and Telecoms Security Act) is essential. Inhouse or consultant or law firm experience advising in the telecoms industry.
  • Experience of managing regulatory compliance.
  • Excellent communication and project management
  • Solutions orientated and able to simplify complex
  • Self-sufficient, comfortable with working autonomously as well as in cross-functional teams; acts as business adviser to management.
  • Ability to multitask and to work calmly and quickly under pressure; high energy levels and strong work ethic.
  • Strong moral/ethical

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