Senior Officer

within Executive Committee


Senior Officer

within Executive Committee

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About Executive Committee

The Office provides management, co-ordination and follow-up support to the CEO in the execution of the Authority's strategies, implementation of policy objectives and matters related to regulatory and market reform and development. In the execution of this role the Office provides feedback on various ongoing initiatives, interacts with the different functions and teams across the organisation and assists in relations with relevant institutional and other stakeholder groups at national and international level.


The Role

The selected candidate is expected to:

Assist in the planning, management and execution of action programmes co-ordinated from the CEO’s office.

Provide technical assistance in relation to key actions requiring inputs from MFSA functional teams.

Assist with the provision of feedback on market-related issues and development of regulation.

Co-ordinate meetings with external (strategic and technical) stakeholders and ensure that MFSA's vision is implemented in line with the established business plan.

Assist with the planning and organisation of meetings with internal stakeholders, public authorities and private sector organisations, as well as related follow-up and progress reporting.


About You

The Authority would be interested to hear from individuals with a strong understanding and motivation for driving forward the MFSA’s policy objectives and functions. If you have a strong awareness of the external environment as relevant to the MFSA functions and priorities as well as a good understanding of the MFSA’s external technical stakeholders coupled with a pleasant collaborative personality and ease of communication, this is the job for you. We are also looking for individuals with Specific expert knowledge of at least one area of the MFSA’s work and sound financial services background and experience complimented by strong analytical and organisational skills.

The role calls for an academic qualification in Financial Services, Law, Economics or other related relevant field at National Qualification level framework Level 6 or better, duly certified by the Malta Qualification Recognition Information Centre (MQRIC) or a widely recognised professional qualification at a comparable level.

You will also possess a minimum of five (5) years working experience in the area of Financial Services Sector.

If you do not have the necessary academic or professional qualifications but you have at least ten (10) years of relevant experience in a similar related role, we would still be interested in speaking with you.

The role also calls for a proven ability to balance, prioritise and manage competing demands.

How to apply

or query further information

Candidates are to forward a copy of their Curriculum Vitae (C.V.) and an accompanying covering letter providing the motivation for the application to [email protected]

Other Important Information

The MFSA is an Equal Opportunities Employer as certified by the NCPE (National Commission for the Protection of Equality) and is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in all aspects of employment and will take care to avoid any form of discrimination in its recruitment procedures. The MFSA reserves the right to withdraw this call at any time and not to select any of the Candidates.

It is the responsibility of applicants in possession of qualifications awarded by Universities and other similar institutions outside Malta to produce a recognition statement on comparability of qualifications issued by the Malta Qualifications Recognition Information Centre (MQRIC). Applicants should do so preferably at application stage or otherwise at the preliminary interview should an applicant be selected for such interview. Details can be obtained by accessing the National Commission for Further and Higher Education website on under MQRIC heading.

The MFSA shall ensure that any processing of personal data is in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation), the Data Protection Act (Chapter 586 of the Laws of Malta) and any other relevant European Union and national law. For further details, you may refer to the Data Protection Policy on the MFSA webpage

Candidates are to note that the submission of any false statement/s or omission, even if unintended, may lead to the cancellation of their application and may render the candidate's appointment liable to termination.

Furthermore, please note that candidates may be asked to submit any documentation in support of the information provided, including but not limited to, proof of qualifications and Police Conduct Certificates.

Public call reference: 673/2019