Apply For MTN Nigeria Advisor – State and Local Government Affairs.Corporate Relations NG

Job Description

Reports To: Manager State and Local Government Affairs

MTN Nigeria is a telecommunications company and a subsidiary of the South African multinational mobile telecommunications company MTN Group Limited. 

  • Background: MTN Nigeria is one of the largest telecommunications operators in Nigeria, providing a range of mobile communication services, including voice, data, and digital services.
  • Services : MTN Nigeria offers various services, including prepaid and postpaid mobile plans, data plans, mobile banking services, and other value-added services.
  • Network Coverage: The company has an extensive network coverage across Nigeria, serving millions of subscribers.
  • Mobile Money : MTN Nigeria operates a mobile money service known as “MTN Mobile Money,” allowing users to perform financial transactions through their mobile phones.
  • Corporate Social Responsibility : MTN Nigeria is involved in various corporate social responsibility initiatives, contributing to community development, education, and health projects.
  • Regulatory Compliance : As with other telecommunications companies, MTN Nigeria operates in compliance with the regulatory requirements set by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and other relevant authorities.

Division: Corporate Services


  • Support the implementation of MTNN’s Government Relations Strategy at State and local government levels with particular emphasis on managing community issues, managing multiple taxation, community issues and related challenges.


  • Maintain effective corporate relationship with key stakeholders and decision makers in the State, Local Government Areas and community levels to effectively channel the goals and desires of MTNN.
  • Provide advisory service with regards to Government related issues at the State and Local Government level and maintain a strong ethical relationship between MTN and these relevant institutions, with a view to ensuring long term viability of the business.
  • Identify potential government policy, programs, legislations, regulations and plans with possible impact or risks to the business and develop strategies to help mitigate such vulnerabilities. 
  • Provide informed opinion on all issues relating to MTNN from a State and Local government relations perspective, including new government policies, programs, legislations, regulations and plans etc.
  • Manage disputed issues, illegal/multiple taxation and other matters on at States, Local Government and community to eliminate disruptions, minimize costs and negative consequences to the business.
  • Maintain effective corporate relationship with key stakeholders and decision makers in the executive and legislative arms of government at State level to effectively channel the goals and desires of MTNN.
  • Support in enhancing MTN’s profile amongst governmental stakeholders for effective engagement and guarantee access to MTN Management (across all divisions) to such key stakeholders as required.


  • First degree in any relevant discipline 
  • Fluent in English


  • 3 – 7 years’ experience in an area of community relations; with experience working with others
  • Experience working in a medium  organization 


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