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Senior Basel Expert, with focus on Regulatory Implementation

At a glance

We are looking for an additional colleague in the Basel Centre with a general role in supporting and overseeing the implementation of prudential regulation. Your role is to support the management of prudential regulatory risk from a second line of defense perspective. This role includes a wide variety of activities, ranging from very detailed implementation activities to advising the board. If you have an expert-level understanding of the Basel/CRD framework on banking supervision, excellent communications skills and if you are eager to explain prudential regulation to colleagues, then you could be our new colleague!

Your job

The Basel Centre is a team of experts that focusses on the interpretation of the Basel/CRD framework, with a view of supporting the management of regulatory risk in significant discussions and decisions processes. This vacancy fits with the responsibility of the team to the share knowledge on prudential regulation. Your role ranges from writing detailed implementation standards to advising the senior management and board on the management of regulatory risk. Together with other colleagues you will be actively involved in this task as well as in managing the relevant stakeholders.

You use your knowledge of the Basel/CRD framework to write principles for implementation, standards, internal Q&A’s and explanatory memo’s. With your efforts you help the implementation process in other second line departments. You review the implementation of regulation in specific cases. In addition you will also review the prudential regulatory treatment of new products and complex transactions. At the same time you are supporting and coaching your colleagues in the team as well as in related teams, on the basis of your professional expertise. You facilitate the learning process of less experienced colleagues and organize training events. Understanding the activities and operational model of the bank helps you to explain relevant regulation to internal stakeholders.

Working environment

Our team is part of the larger Enterprise Risk Management Network of the Central Risk Management Division and shares capacity and knowledge within that network. In particular we support our colleagues of the Risk Policies teams, who are implementing the CRD/CRR framework in the internal risk policies of ABN AMRO. The vacant position offers opportunities to develop your knowledge of the Basel/CRD framework in a broad context and develop your communicative skills. The way of working of the Enterprise Risk Management Network offers great opportunities to learn more about the wider set-up of risk management.

Your profile

You are a great candidate to become our new colleague, if you meet the following description:

  • You have an excellent understanding of the Basel/CRD framework. This is evidenced by at least 7 years relevant working experience.
  • You have experience in discussions with the senior management of large financial institutions.
  • You have excellent communications skills, especially in writing. Fluency in both Dutch and English is required.
  • You have the competence to explain the details of prudential regulation to colleagues with various backgrounds and experiences
  • You have an appetite to learn more about the Basel/CRD framework, the internal organisation of ABN AMRO, as well as about the European legislative process.

We will evaluate candidates based on their individual qualities as well as on the basis of their added value to the skills, knowledge and diversity of the team.

We are offering

  • The opportunity to be the best you can be, work flexible hours and lots of room to grow both personally and professionally
  • A salary ranging from EUR 63.255 to EUR 90.355 per year based on a 36-hour workweek
  • A supplementary benefit budget of 11%, which you can spend on additional fringe benefits
  • A personal development budget of EUR 1.000 per year
  • An annual public transportation pass or travel budget, depending on the function
  • A solid pension plan



For more information please contact Candice Pelger, Head Central Regulations & Policies: Candice.Pelger@nl.abnamro.com or Jesse Kaijser, Head Basel Centre: Jesse.Kaijser@nl.abnamro.com, or send your online application.


Equal opportunities for all
The success of our organisation depends on the quality of our people and the ideas that they have. Truly surprising insights and innovative solutions for our clients result from an interplay of cultures, knowledge and experience. Diversity is therefore extremely important to our organisation. To ensure that everyone at ABN AMRO can develop their talents, we encourage an inclusive culture in which all colleagues feel engaged and appreciated.

Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, NL

Job Posting Date:  23-Feb-2021
Requisition ID:  45121

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