May Business Consulting is an international consulting firm that offers advice on digital transformation, change management, efficiency, and control. We have a customer-centric approach, proactively engaging to maximize our added value.

We have offices in Spain and the United Kingdom.

We work on international projects with financial institutions, fintech companies, and startups.

About the role

The Analyst, Payments and Innovation will work as a supporting policy advisor on a wide remit of issues relating to payments and regulatory engagement, but with a focus on issues relating to digital and innovation.

This person will work with and support members of the Payments product stream to identify and co-ordinate activity on key policy issues relevant to domestic and international payments, such as legislative developments, pertinent activities of the regulators and other key external stakeholders, and engage with members to understand and represent their views.

Responsibilities

  • Provide secretariat support to key working groups and committees, writing papers, taking minutes and liaising with senior level members.
  • Developing a strong understanding of the digital money and payments ecosystem to support member policy and advocacy work.
  • Providing regulatory coordination for the team, including keeping a record of upcoming meetings and briefing requirements, and liaising with team members to collate inputs.
  • Engage closely with and support with colleagues and groups working on cross-cutting projects/workstreams on issues across payments, innovation and digital.
  • Provide members with relevant market and regulatory insights in addition to market wide horizon scanning and monitoring to inform their own business planning.
  • Responsibility for preparing consultation responses, Committee and Board papers, and communicating with colleagues both internally and externally.

Requirements

  • Some knowledge of the payments market and how it works would be desirable.
  • Some knowledge of digital and innovation topics, including new digital money such as stablecoins, cryptoassets.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, together with the ability to effectively manage complex stakeholder relationships.
  • Excellent written communication skills, with experience of drafting documents in a clear, concise and accurate way.

Ideally, you have

  • Proactivity.
  • A desire for self-improvement.
  • Empathy and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to learn and attention to detail.
  • Customer orientation.

We offer

  • Permanent contract directly with the client.
  • Salary depending on experience.