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Expert on Consumer Protection

Application Open Date: 
08/07/2022 - 12:00
Deadline Date: 
08/08/2022 - 23:59
Frankfurt am Main
Type of Contract: 
Contract staff
JOB Description: 
The successful candidate will be a member of EIOPA’s Consumer Protection Department. As a member of the Conduct of Business Oversight Unit, the Expert on Consumer Protection will be expected to provide advice on financial innovations and market developments related to insurance from a consumer protection angle, with a particular focus on behavioural economics aspects. In particular, for the scope of this position, the Expert is expected to contribute to a one-year project working with selected national competent authorities (NCAs) aimed at developing key risk indicators to develop conduct risk assessment framework(s) to analyse and prioritize amongst retail conduct risks and at carrying out mystery shopping exercises. The Expert is also expected to contribute to another project involving the procurement and management of a behaviour-based market study in the context of IORP II implementation. The successful candidate will assist and/or be mainly responsible for various deliverables under these projects, including managing contractors carrying out relevant studies on emerging trends (ESG and digital) and their impact on consumers and providing inputs to a number of deliverables to ensure consumer behaviours and behavioural economic aspects are take into account in the supervision of conduct related requirements. The performance of these tasks may often require the ability to apply economic and statistical principles and concepts, conduct independent research on topics relating to conduct supervision and financial inclusion, and analyse large quantitative and qualitative datasets provided by different sources.
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