Insurance Regulatory Senior Policy Advisor - Regulatory Affairs

United States / Washington State
29 Jul 2014
12 Aug 2014
Contract Type

The Institute of International Finance (IIF) is the world’s largest global association of financial institutions with over 450 members in more than 70 countries. We act as a forum for exchanging views on global regulatory issues and represent our members from the private financial community in discussions with the public sector and regulatory community. In the past few years, the Institute has welcomed among its members a growing number of the leading global insurance groups and has built a solid reputation as a leading participant in global insurance regulatory debates on behalf of its members.

The IIF’s Regulatory Affairs Department focuses on the development and articulation of industry perspectives on numerous global financial regulatory issues, including systemic risk, banking, securities and insurance regulation, supervision, international accounting, and industry practices in the areas of risk management and governance. We are currently seeking an experienced Senior Policy Advisor specialized in insurance regulatory matters to spear head the IIF’s insurance regulatory advocacy activities.

The responsibilities of the position will include analysis of new international regulatory initiatives by groups such as the G20, the Financial Stability Board, the International Association of Insurance Supervisors, the Joint Forum the European Commission, lead  the development of global industry positions on a wide range of challenging insurance regulatory issues, developing position papers, response documents and other analytical pieces, managing the work of a range of high-level industry committees and working groups and engage in dialogue with international insurance policy makers on behalf of IIF members.

Successful candidates must be strongly motivated, highly articulate, exercise effective judgment and have strong analytical abilities. S/he will likely have a graduate degree in finance, risk, law, economics, or another relevant discipline from a leading university. Significant professional experience in an insurance company in the areas of finance, risk, legal or government/public affairs, an insurance trade association, an insurance regulatory agency or experience in a related field are required. Solid knowledge of IAIS standards would be advantageous. S/he must be fluent in English and have excellent oral and written communication skills.

Please email cover letter, with salary requirements, and resume by clicking the 'Apply now' button. Selected candidates will be asked to provide professional references. All documents should be sent in Microsoft Word format.

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