Policy Adviser – Cybersecurity & Innovation
Limited contract until 31 December 2020
EBF (the European Banking Federation) works at the heart of the European banking sector. Our daily activities are determined by the dynamics between European integration, finance, public policy and financial regulation. It is our job to bring together 32 national banking associations in Europe and represent some 3,500 banks – large and small, wholesale and retail, local and international.
We create a platform for representation and for a constructive exchange of ideas and expertise between banks, regulators, supervisors and other entities that drive the innovation and sustainability of the banking sector. As a team we tend to aim higher and learn, work and deliver together in an informal, impact-driven manner.
The European Banking Federation (EBF) is seeking to recruit a full-time Policy Adviser for its Cybersecurity & Innovation team, for a limited contract until 31 December 2020, who will be responsible for developing policy positions and coordinating members’ actions. The successful candidate will be working with and advocating vis-a-vis the European institutions to achieve an appropriate regulatory and supervisory framework in the EU.
This position involves coordinating the relevant EBF workstreams, as well as anticipating regulatory developments, EBF position-building and advocacy work in the field of cybersecurity and digital innovation.
Topics covered will include mainly cybersecurity and resilience, and their interfaces with digital innovation workstreams of EBF (e.g. AI, data, cloud, crypto assets, payments).
In that context, key responsibilities are:
The ideal candidate will show considerable commitment to his/her work, enthusiasm and a positive attitude towards the various projects for which he/she will be responsible.
At EBF, we take the professional and personal development of Policy advisers and all other staff members very seriously. As part of that development, policy advisers may be asked to work on different files and may be asked to assume project roles and activities in addition to their assigned policy area.
1 July 2020
Please send your curriculum vitae with a letter of motivation to EBF Recruitment at email address: email@example.com
Disclaimer: Please note that, due to high interest in positions at the EBF, we may not be able to respond to every application. If you have not heard from us before 30 June 2020, you may assume that we will not move your application forward. We really appreciate your interest in working with us and wish you the best of luck in your search. Thank you for your understanding.
The EBF is the voice of the European banking sector, bringing together national banking associations from 45 countries. The EBF is committed to a thriving European economy that is underpinned by a stable, secure and inclusive financial ecosystem, and to a flourishing society where financing is available to fund the dreams of citizens, businesses and innovators everywhere.