Lead Adviser - Banking Supervision


  • Influential leadership role at the forefront of protecting New Zealand’s financial stability
  • Build effective relationships with senior stakeholders
  • Utilise your extensive financial sector knowledge to benefit all New Zealanders 


Are you interested in building your career in a unique and highly stimulating environment as a Banking Supervisor?

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (The Bank) is New Zealand's central bank. Our vision is to be a Great Team and the Best Central Bank. We operate with passion, integrity, innovation and inclusiveness. 

Our main objective is to promote a sound and dynamic monetary and financial system and to ultimately raise New Zealand's economic well-being.

The role

This Lead Adviser role sits within our Supervision Department and leads a small team of highly focused professionals responsible for the prudential supervision of banks and oversight of the Non-Bank Deposit Taking (NBDT) sector. 

In this role you will be the regulatory relationship manager for specific registered banks (including one of the four major banks) which involves monitoring the activities of these banks and their compliance with regulatory requirements.

About you

You will have extensive, broad-based experience in a bank, financial institution or supervisory authority. You will be able to demonstrate effective client relationship management and communication skills for this role; and the ability to guide, assist and coach other colleagues within a team.

What we offer

We offer flexible working arrangements with opportunities for self-development and new challenges.

Our work has a big impact on the lives of all New Zealanders, and we carry that responsibility with pride. If you'd like to join a team of professionals who are passionate about the prosperity and well-being of New Zealanders, and contribute to a sustainable and productive economy, we would love to hear from you.

To find out more please review the position description and for specific queries, contact Daryl Collins, Manager Banking and AML/CFT Supervision on 04-471-3635.

Please submit your application online including a cover letter and CV by Wednesday 26th February 2020.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: RP2020005

Location: Auckland

Closing Date: Wednesday, 26 February 2020