Our client is seeking a qualified candidate to serve in a full-time capacity as Manager for the Capital Market division. This position will offer you an opportunity to work closely with senior individuals at leading investment banks and regulators in European capital markets, on the review of the Market in Financial Instruments Directive 2/Market in Financial Instruments Regulation (MiFID/MiFIR). It is an opportunity to work on the cutting edge of regulatory and market practice

You will report to the Head of MiFID and will work across a wide range of product and policy committees, including equities, fixed income, investor protection, compliance and advocacy. You will support the Head of MiFID, and the Steering Committee and other with respect to the impact of MiFID/MiFIR. The role requires a strategic approach as well as a high level of attention to technical detail and a strong willingness to develop a deep understanding of the impact of the new regulation

The successful candidate be expected to travel from time to time to Europe and will also be required to;

Support on policy and business issue identification, research, preparation and analysis; including fact-gathering

Support communications between Members, regulators, legislators and the media


  • The Candidate will be responsible for preparing agendas for the MiFID Steering Committee and for supporting staff in the preparation and execution of meetings/calls and follow-up actions of their groups, including the MiFID groups of the Equity, Fixed Income, Investor Protection, Compliance and Public Policy divisions. Lead and coordinate the execution of actions agreed by the Steering Committee and other MiFID groups, including: the development and deployment of consultation responses and briefing materials; meeting with policy-makers and regulators; and engaging with the wider stakeholder community

Candidate Profile

The successful candidate will have the following:

Strong self-motivation

Intellectual curiosity, sharp intellect and high levels of energy and drive

Well-developed interpersonal skills

An interest in initiating change

Ability to function effectively in a challenging, fast-paced professional team environment

Determination and resilience

Knowledge skills and experience Essential

Have a bachelor’s or advanced professional degree

At least 3-5 years of prior professional experience on MiFID topics or longer experience in a financial services capital markets organization (preference for specific experience at a trading or banking organization)

Excellent oral and written communications skills, including public speaking

Analytical, organizational, and leadership skills

Fluency in oral and written English is required

IT literate

A fluent knowledge of English, plus additional language skills would be a plus

You must have the legal right to work in the UK and/or in the EU. 

If you feel you are a suitable candidate for this position please contact Jonathan Banjo

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