Head of Innovation - Regulatory - Jersey

  • Job Reference: 46508
  • Date Posted: 7 March 2023
  • Website: https://www.ap-executive.com/
  • Location: Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Negotiable
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services, Consulting & Corporate Strategy, Compliance/Risk/Internal Audit, Corporate Services
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Our client, a local regulatory body are looking for a Head of Innovation Hub to join the team at an exciting time. The team are responsible for regulating, developing, supervising Jersey's financial services industry. They aim to deliver balanced, progressive, and risk-based financial regulation built on insight, integrity, and expertise. You will join the business at a key stage in its development, as it seeks to play an enhanced role in the continued success of Jersey as a highly regarded IFC.

The team is responsible for the development and implementation of evidence and data-led legislation, policies, procedures and guidance.

You will deliver a clear strategy and vision for the business as a technology positive regulator. Facilitation and monitoring the adoption of new technology as an integral element of RegTech, liaising between the business and industry. This role will suit candidates who are passionate and knowledgeable about technological innovation in financial services but who understand the context of operating within a regulatory framework. Ideally you will have strong stakeholder management skills, a willingness to engage across multiple audiences and an understanding of how legal and policy frameworks are developed.

You will have strong academics along with a suitable degree and/or a professional qualification with at least 10 years experience in a similar environment. Motivation for continuous learning and development, a flexible approach and an aptitude for team working are key requisites for the role.

Please note that we can only accept applications from candidates who have lived in Jersey for five years or more or those who hold Entitled or EtW status at this time.

For more information, please send your current CV along with any supporting documents to emma.muirhead@ap-executive.com emma.muirhead@ap-executive.com to arrange a mutually convenient time for a confidential chat.

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