The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) is the independent regulator of financial and ancillary services conducted in or from the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), a purpose-built financial free-zone in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
The DFSA’s regulatory mandate covers asset management, banking and credit services, securities, collective investment funds, custody and trust services, commodities futures trading, Islamic finance, insurance, an international equities exchange and an international commodities derivatives exchange.
In addition to regulating financial and ancillary services, the DFSA is responsible for supervising and enforcing Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Combating the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) requirements applicable in the DIFC. The DFSA has also accepted a delegation of powers from the DIFC Registrar of Companies (RoC) to investigate the affairs of DIFC companies and partnerships.
The DFSA aims to employ experienced individuals with a track record of high-quality, innovative work in major financial markets. These individuals will come from a diverse range of regulatory or compliance backgrounds and jurisdictions and have undertaken policy, legal, authorisation, supervision and enforcement roles.
The DFSA offers excellent working conditions and highly competitive remuneration packages.
Prospective applicants should forward their resumés to the Human Resources Department.
Applicants will be contacted only if they are identified as a possible candidate for a specific position.