Managing Director - Regulatory Affairs

United States / Washington
29 Jul 2014
12 Aug 2014
Director, Managing Director
Contract Type

The Institute of International Finance (IIF) is the world’s largest global association of financial institutions. The IIF provides economic analysis to members, acts as a vehicle for exchanging views on global supervisory and regulatory issues, and serves as a forum for engaging the private financial community in discussions with the public sector on global financial policy issues. 

The IIF’s Regulatory Affairs Department is central to the development and articulation of industry perspectives on global financial regulatory issues including enhancing capital and liquidity requirements; addressing systemic risk, cross-border resolution, and the “too big to fail” issue, improving industry practices, making the financial infrastructure more resilient, establishing global insurance regulation, revising cross-border securities regulation; and seeking international convergence on accounting and disclosure standards for the industry. 

We currently seek a senior banking Executive or regulatory official to help establish and implement our goals and objectives. The responsibilities of the position will include developing and overseeing initiatives to address regulatory policy issues of concern in the global financial services industry, chairing related committees and working groups; drafting and editing papers that articulate members’ global policy interests, generating consensus among IIF members on key policy issues and advising the President and CEO on regulatory and management issues. This person will represent the IIF at membership meetings and board meetings, will meet with senior executives of member and nonmember organizations and meet with public and private sector officials to represent members’ views on banking, insurance, and other regulatory issues of mutual concern. As a direct report to the President and CEO, this position is also a member of the leadership team and will contribute to the broad strategic direction of the organization.

Successful candidates will have extensive experience at the senior level managing banking and/or regulatory operations in a financial firm, regulatory body, or central bank, will be knowledgeable with international and US regulatory processes, will have a deep understanding of a broad range of financial instruments and their role in global finance, will have a strong command of the English language and exceptional analytical and writing skills, will have an advanced degree, be computer literate and will be able to travel extensively. 

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