10 July 2015
The European Banking Authority (EBA) launches today a Call for expression of interest to replace two members of its Banking Stakeholder Group (BSG) in the category of consumers.
The BSG has been established to help facilitate the EBA's consultation with stakeholders. The BSG is composed of 30 individuals appointed to represent in balanced proportions credit and investment institutions operating in the EU, their employees' representatives as well as consumers, users of banking services and representatives of SME.
Members of the BSG serve for a period of two and a half years.
The ‘Call for expressions of interest' to replace the two BSG members is open to candidates representing stakeholders in the category of consumers across the European Union. The deadline for application is 6 August 2015, 23:59 GMT.
The relevant documents can be found on the EBA's website:
The application should be accompanied by a CV, preferably in Europass format. Candidates are invited to also provide a letter of motivation clearly stating the reasons for the application as well as main expectations as to the candidate's future contribution to the work of the BSG.
Details on the selection process can be found in the Selection procedure document.
Applicants shall be informed by the end of October 2015. The first meeting for the new BSG members is expected to take place on 26 October 2015.