Senior Analyst

Insurance & Pensions Supervision
Full Time
Grade 9
Published on 03/07/2024
Hybrid

Job Description

Overview

About the Department

The Insurance and Pensions Supervision function is responsible for the prudential supervision of insurance companies, insurance intermediaries, retirement schemes, retirement funds and retirement service providers. The team employs professionals with a varied background and varied skills in the areas of insurance, pensions, accounting, legal, quantitative analysis, actuarial, compliance and other related areas.

About the Role

You will be joining the Compliance team in the analysis of information required for regulatory purposes in the area of pensions. Reporting to the Senior Manager within Insurance and Pensions Supervision, the individual will be expected to carry out the following tasks:-

  • undertake analytical duties related to compliance (investments, risk, finance) by licence holders in line with their statutory and regulatory obligations emanating from their operating licences;
  • carry out ongoing offsite surveillance on licence holders;
  • monitor the level of compliance with applicable regulatory standards by licence holders;
  • participate in onsite compliance visits of licence holders;
  • assist the Senior Manager in leading the team, act as a reference point to other staff members and involve him/her self in ad hoc assignments related to specific regulatory and supervisory issues that arise;
  • report on the outcome of the different assignments as may be appropriate and necessary;
  • any other task as required

About You

We are looking for candidates with interest in the financial services area, preferably in the Pensions, Law or finance areas.

The role calls for an academic qualification in the relevant field of study at National Qualification Framework Level 6 or better, duly certified by the Malta Qualifications Recognition Information Centre (MQRIC) or a widely recognised professional qualification at a comparable level.

You will also possess a minimum of 5 years work experience within a relevant area.

If you do not have the necessary academic or professional qualifications but you have at least 10 years work experience, we would still be interested in speaking with you. Candidates with longer working experience relevant to the role will be preferred.

 

Other Information

The MFSA is an Equal Opportunities Employer as certified by the NCPE (National Commission for the Protection of Equality) and is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in all aspects of employment and will take care to avoid any form of discrimination in its recruitment procedures. The MFSA reserves the right to withdraw this call at any time and not to select any of the Candidates.

It is the responsibility of applicants in possession of qualifications awarded by Universities and other similar institutions outside Malta to produce a recognition statement on comparability of qualifications issued by the Malta Qualifications Recognition Information Centre (MQRIC). Applicants should do so preferably at application stage or otherwise at the preliminary interview should an applicant be selected for such interview. Details can be obtained by accessing the National Commission for Further and Higher Education website on www.ncfhe.gov.mt under MQRIC heading.

The MFSA shall ensure that any processing of personal data is in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation), the Data Protection Act (Chapter 586 of the Laws of Malta) and any other relevant European Union and national law. For further details, you may refer to the Data Protection Policy on the MFSA webpage www.mfsa.mt.

Candidates are to note that the submission of any false statement/s or omission, even if unintended, may lead to the cancellation of their application and may render the candidate's appointment liable to termination.

Furthermore, please note that candidates may be asked to submit any documentation in support of the information provided, including but not limited to, proof of qualifications and Police Conduct Certificates.

Public Call Number: 354/2024

 

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