Executive Director, Regulatory Affairs, ESG, Banking, London, UK
Our client, a renowned global bank, is seeking an accomplished Executive Director of Regulatory Affairs focusing on Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) matters. This is a unique opportunity to join a dynamic team at the forefront of sustainable finance and play a pivotal role in shaping regulatory strategies related to ESG within the banking sector.
- Develop and implement the bank's regulatory strategy and policy framework regarding ESG matters, ensuring compliance with relevant regulatory requirements and industry best practices.
- Monitor and analyze emerging ESG regulatory developments at national and international levels, assessing their potential impact on the bank's operations, products, and services.
- Collaborate with internal stakeholders, including senior management, legal, compliance, and risk teams, to provide expert guidance on integrating ESG considerations into business strategies and operations.
- Represent the bank in regulatory forums and industry associations, advocating for sustainable finance policies, contributing to industry standards, and actively participating in relevant working groups.
- Build and maintain relationships with regulatory authorities, ensuring effective communication and engagement on ESG-related matters.
- Provide thought leadership on ESG regulatory trends, engaging with key stakeholders internally and externally to drive innovation and continuous improvement.
- Lead and manage a team of regulatory professionals, fostering a collaborative and high-performing environment.
- Extensive experience in regulatory affairs within the financial services industry, preferably within a leading bank or regulatory body, with a focus on ESG matters.
- In-depth knowledge of ESG regulations, frameworks, and reporting standards, such as the EU Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR), Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), and Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).
- Strong understanding of banking operations, products, and services, and their potential ESG impacts.
- Excellent understanding of the regulatory landscape and ability to navigate complex regulatory frameworks, ensuring compliance and proactive engagement.
- Proven ability to influence and engage with senior stakeholders, both internally and externally, including regulatory authorities, industry associations, and clients.
- Strong leadership skills, with experience in managing and developing high-performing teams.
- Exceptional communication, presentation, and negotiation skills.
- Advanced degree in a relevant field, such as finance, economics, or law, preferred.
Join our client's esteemed organisation and contribute to the advancement of sustainable finance by driving regulatory excellence in ESG. If you are a strategic thinker, passionate about sustainable banking practices, and possess strong regulatory expertise, we invite you to apply and make a meaningful impact on the financial industry's ESG landscape.
Information and Application
Published by : EnableGreen ESG and Sustainable Recruitment Agency
Recruiter : Bella Douet
Posted : 08/08/2023
Job-Type : Permanent
Location : London, UK
Job Reference : 151-2023-H
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