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

Advisor in

Digitalisation & Innovation

The Advisor will support the global savings and retail banking association in their Digitalisation & Innovation area. WSBI-ESBG engages in fostering business exchange between members – savings and retail banks worldwide – as well as advocacy and public policy debates.

Job description

  • Monitoring, research and intelligence gathering on financial technology (business developments) and new policy-oriented discussions in the innovation field (e.g. cloud, cybersecurity, RegTech, blockchain,…);
  • Preparing common positions by gathering the views of ESBG/WSBI Members; 
  • Liaising with banking experts, authorities and stakeholders, both at EU and global level;
  • Supporting the organisation of activities such as roundtables, workshops, webinars etc.;
  • Supporting communications (drafting presentations) and content development for e.g. publications, websites, social media channels;
  • Compiling industry overviews on stakeholders, trends and international developments.


  • Graduate of business, economics, political science or similar;
  • Knowledge of and affinity for banking and innovation as well as interest and experience in public policy;
  • Interdisciplinary thinking;
  • Self-driven, pro-active yet teamwork friendly;
  • Have a sense of self-initiative and high organisation;
  • Affinity for both content and position development, event organisation as well as research;
  • Passion for innovation, banking transformation, digitalisation and financial technology;
  • Good knowledge of English is a must, other EU languages are an asset;
  • Ability to quickly interchange between topics and tasks.


The position will be Brussels based.

We Offer

An international environment and the opportunity to learn about the banking industry, innovation and transformation trends and to put your mark on transformation in the financial services sector. Room for self-initiative and development in the growing new topic area “Innovation & Digitalisation".

Candidates are invited to apply online with a detailed CV and covering letter. 

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