The European Banking Authority is seeking a suitable candidate for the position of a Retail Banking Expert in the EBA’s Consumer Protection and Financial Innovation Unit. Under the responsibility of the Head of Unit, the Retail Banking Expert will play an important role in regulatory efforts of the EBA in the area of consumer protection and financial innovation across the spread of banking products and services offered by credit institutions, electronic money institutions and payment service providers, and in particular mortgages, personal loans, savings products, current accounts, credit/debit cards and payment services.
The Retail Banking Expert will play an important role in underpinning the regulatory efforts of the EBA to reducing and/or preventing detriment and monitoring financial innovation for potentially harmful effects on consumers, financial institutions, and/or markets. In particular, s/he will contribute to the identification of risks arising for consumers from their using the above products, and to the development of guidelines, recommendations, opinions, warnings, and binding technical standards addressed to financial institutions and/or national regulatory authorities.
The expected starting date is 1 June 2014 or as soon as possible thereafter.
The successful candidates shall be recruited at function group IV. The estimated monthly basic salary is from € 3,145.45.
Place of employment: EBA offices in London, United Kingdom.
Deadline for applications:9 April 2014 at 12:00 noon London time / extended to 23/04/2014