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The European Savings and Retail Banking Group (ESBG) and the World Savings and Retail Banking Institute (WSBI) are looking for (m/f)


Legal Adviser

Main tasks:


  • Keeping ESBG and WSBI Members informed about EU and international regulatory developments in the area of retail banking regulation, civil law developments impacting savings and retail banks, and consumer protection; reporting directly to the head of the Regulatory Affairs Department;
  • Gathering views from Members, developing common positions based on input received and representing them to relevant EU decision-makers;
  • Contributing to research activities in the retail banking field with a focus on legal issues.

Required skills and competences:

  • University degree in law, solid knowledge of the EU decision-making process;
  • Minimum two years of working experience (association, public authority, EU institutions); 
  • Experience in retail banking and knowledge of EU legislation in the banking field are an asset;
  • Ability to work in an international and dynamic environment;
  • Good presentation skills and report writing abilities; good communicator in meetings;
  • Organisational skills, sense of initiative and enthusiasm to operate in a team, in daily cooperation with colleagues of the Office;
  • Ability to comply with tight deadlines and to deal with numerous files in parallel;
  • Fluent spoken and written English and German is imperative, knowledge of other European languages an asset.

Candidates are invited to apply online with CV and covering letter to: Human Resources, WSBI-ESBG Joint Office.