Head of Regulatory Finance 80-100%

Company profile

Our client, Saxo Bank Group is a leading investment banking and technology company looking back at over two decades of growth and success. Saxo Bank strives to facilitate multi-asset online investment and trading for private and institutional clients by providing access to global financial markets, cutting-edge technologies, and industry-leading expertise. The Saxo Bank Group is headquartered in Copenhagen with offices throughout Europe, Asia, Middle East and Australia. In Switzerland Saxo Bank has an offices in Zurich and Geneva.

Main tasks

In this funktion you are reporting to the CFO and are liaising closely with the executive management.

• Finance Compliance
- Act as competence centre for Finance Compliance topics
- Development and ownership of policy framework for Finance and Risk
• Audit interaction
- Manage and coordinate external and internal audit and anticipate their work
in order to ensure efficient audit outcome
- Support organization in preparation for upcoming audits
• Act as Secretary to the Board of Directors
- Plan and coordinate the Bank’s regular Board of Directors’ meetings
- Ensure that all corporate statutory requirements are met
• Monitoring of regulatory changes
- Stay on top of regulatory changes and identify the consequences of new
regulations and actions needed for the Bank to optimize the business
set-up and minimize the regulatory risks
• Regulatory project implementation
- Assume role of project owner for selected regulatory projects and
coordinate activities of the various stakeholders
- Drive implementation of selected regulatory projects


• Master of law or economics or equivalent
• Several years working experience as a senior auditor or in an audit
department of a financial institution in Switzerland preferably including
a combination of banking, regulatory or consultancy
• Experience as secretary of an executive body or committee
• Sound knowledge in banking law and understanding of governance issues
• Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing, to clearly express
logically reasoned ideas
• Ability to think clearly and to assess matters quickly and to solve problems
• Affinity to new technologies and digital business processes
• Proficient command of written and spoken German and English, knowledge
of French desirable

Job type


Date of entry

upon agreement


Katharina Albrecht, +41 44 210 36 20