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Malta Financial Services Authority , Any

Published on 31 May 2024

Expires in 12 days (29 Jun 2024)


Malta Financial Services Authority is currently looking to recruit an Analyst to join their team on a temporary basis.

About the Department:
The FinTech Supervision Function within the Supervision Directorate of the MFSA is responsible for the supervision of the Virtual Financial Asset and Financial Institutions sectors in Malta as well as providing cross-sectoral expertise on digital finance and FinTech-related policy and supervisory initiatives. The Function is also responsible for the development and implementation of the MFSA FinTech Strategy and Regulatory Sandbox.

About the Role
As an Analyst within the supervisory team of the FinTech Supervision Function, you will be expected to:

  • Serve as a contact point for prospective applicants and promoters; engaging in direct communication with these stakeholders, providing comprehensive updates, and promptly addressing any issues that may arise
  • Assess applications for authorisation under the Financial Institution Act and Virtual Financial Assets Act / MiCA
  • Draft memoranda to be presented to the relevant decision-making bodies within the MFSA
  • Engage in the formulation and implementation of authorisation procedures, actively proposing enhancements to streamline efficiency and elevate the standard of quality
  • Liaise with the various Functions and Directorates of the Authority in the handling of the various projects and tasks, as well as other Governmental bodies and act as a point of contact, when required
  • Participate in local, EU, and international fora, including the relevant committees of the European Supervisory Authorities
  • Undertake any other tasks or projects as delegated by line management, depending on the Authority's exigencies; and
  • Act as a digital finance and FinTech champion within the MFSA.

About You:
We are looking for candidates with solid academic background which may be considered as relevant to this post. The role calls for an academic qualification in a 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 three (3) years working experience in the area related to the role. Candidates with longer working experience relevant to the role will be preferred. If you do not have the necessary academic or professional qualifications but have at least seven (7) years of relevant experience, we would still be interested in speaking with you.

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 the comparability of qualifications issued by the Malta Qualifications Recognition Information Centre (MQRIC). Applicants should do so preferably at the application stage or otherwise at the preliminary interview should an applicant be selected for such an interview. Details can be obtained by accessing the National Commission for Further and Higher Education website at under the MQRIC heading.

The MFSA shall ensure that any processing of personal data is by 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

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 Permit: 230/2023

Temporary / Contract
Job Type
Intermediate (1-3 years), Experienced (3 years +)
Experience Level
Financial Services

Finance Officer

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