Telecommunications Economist

IT & Telecoms

Posted: 22/06/2017

  • Salary: USD145000 - USD150000 per annum
  • Location: Kuwait
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Reference: KWD3

Our client is involced with regulating the telecommunications industry in Kuwait. They would like to hire a senior professional to interface with the government and support regulatory agenda execution by developing regulatory thesis from an ECONOMIC perspective.

Job description (summary)

  • Support regulatory agenda execution by developing regulatory thesis from economic perspective & coordinate inputs from different BUs to develop regulatory impact estimates
  • Support regulatory operations by developing & maintaining cost models
  • Identify regulatory measures that might affect commercial priorities & help manage the same
  • Preparation of regulatory thesis on specific topics from economic and commercial perspective
  • Coordination of inputs from Technical agenda execution team and other BUs to develop regulatory topic impact estimates
  • Economic assessment of regulatory issues and identification of potential risks/actions
  • Support and guidance on regulatory requirements of the commercial, marketing and other BUs
  • Ownership of cost models developed by cost model & value expert
  • Coordination of work and guidance to cost model & value expert (s)


  • Bachelor's Degree in Economics/Business Administration
  • Excellent knowledge of regulatory issues, and telecommunication legislation
  • Fluent in Arabic & English
  • Minimum experience: 10 years of in similar function

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.