​The WSBI Advisory Services is an international consultancy entity aimed at improving savings and socially committed retail banking worldwide to boost economic and social development and financial inclusion. Our know-how helps locally focused banks make the needed leap to 21st century banking in both developed and developing countries, and transition economies.

For our Head Office in Brussels we are looking for an experienced

Chief Executive Officer (m/f)

Starting date for the position is ideally beginning of 2018.

The tasks include (among others):

  • Acquisition, planning and management of consultancy projects in the financial sector;
  • High level communication and representation of WSBI Advisory Services towards national and international project partners, donor institutions (e.g. EBRD, EU and Worldbank) and stakeholders;
  • Development of concepts for financial inclusion and adequate consulting measures;
  • Responsible for the daily management and project management, reporting to the Executive Committee;
  • Lead a team of highly motivated experts;
  • Frequent travelling will be required.

Ideally, your Profile should include :

  • Master Degree in relevant field,
  • Minimum 10 years working experience in the retail banking sector (as senior staff in financial institutions or in a consultancy function)
  • Minimum 5 years working experience in developing countries or transition economies
  • In-depth knowledge of the Savings Banks and Retail Banking market as well as of the international donor institution landscape
  • In-depth knowledge of financial inclusion and development finance
  • Good knowledge of additional relevant topics (e.g. Digital Finance, Green Finance, Microfinance) would be an advantage
  • Excellent networking and communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and coordinating skills with proven ability to lead and manage an international and interdisciplinary team of experts
  • Excellent knowledge of English, additional language skills (French and Spanish) would be an advantage 

When you are interested in working in an inspiring international context, with a highly motivated team and with an attractive salary package, please send us your application with the usual documents.

WSBI Advisory Services AISBL
Rue Marie-Thérèse 11, 1000 Brussels
E-Mail: hr@wsbi-as.org