Economist / Legal expert (m/f)

Mission

The successful candidate will be a member of the Payment Services Division within the Innovation, Payments, Market Infrastructure and Governance Department of the CSSF. As part of the Payment Services Division you will be a member of the team in charge of (i) analysing the authorisation files of payment and electronic money institutions, (ii) dealing with all interpretative questions which may arise relating to payment and electronic money services and (iii) following regulatory developments in this field.

Role & responsibilities

  • Process application files for payment institutions and electronic money institutions
  • Process any official request or question addressed to the CSSF related to payment and electronic money services
  • Follow the developments and evolution in the field of regulation applicable to payment and electronic money services
  • Drafting of regulatory texts related to payment and electronic money services
  • Interaction with other CSSF departments, other national competent authorities and the European authorities
  • Participation in national/international working groups related to payment and electronic money services
  • Drafting of reports and analyses

Please note that this position will require frequent business trips.

Your profile

  • Master’s degree in law, economics or finance
  • Proven professional experience of at least two years in the fields mentioned under « Role & responsibilities » would be considered as a distinct advantage
  • Professional proficiency in written and spoken English and French; knowledge of German and/or Luxembourgish would be considered as an advantage
  • Availability for missions/meetings abroad
  • Very good writing and communication skills
  • Excellent organisational, analytical and synthesis skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Flexible and proactive
  • Ability to work autonomously while being part of a team

The successful candidate (m/f) will be hired as public employee (“employé de l’Etat”) under a permanent contract. If the candidate meets the required conditions, s/he will be asked to apply for admission to the status of civil servant (“fonctionnaire de l’Etat”).

Prior to the conclusion of the contract, the candidate must submit an extract from the criminal record (bulletin n°3), dated less than 2 months, in order to prove their conduct and integrity.

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