Executive Advisor

  • Team

    Support & Operaties

  • Contract type


  • Niveau

    Medior (2 - 7y)

6 november 2023
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About us

As a digital native and fintech ‘avant la lettre’, Keytrade Bank has been offering a fully  online banking and trading experience to its clients for almost 25 years. While  continuously expanding its broad range of banking, investment and trading products  Keytrade Bank has grown into the established challenger of the more expensive bigger  traditional banks in Belgium. We take pride in delivering easy-to-understand quality  solutions at a competitive pricing. Becoming part of our inner Keytrade Bank circle means that you will be joining a diverse  group of dynamic professionals who understand their roles and responsibility in society  and how they can contribute to a better future. Keytrade Bank is a separate branch of  the French Arkéa Direct Bank.

Job description

As the Executive Advisor to the CEO / Chief of Staff at Keytrade Bank, you will play a  critical role in supporting the CEO and the executive leadership team in driving the  company's strategic goals and ensuring operational efficiency. This position requires a  combination of strong leadership, strategic thinking, and exceptional organizational  skills. You will be the right hand to the CEO, working closely to manage and execute a  wide range of tasks and initiatives that contribute to the success of the organization.

Key responsabilities

  • Problem Solving: Identify and resolve operational challenges and bottlenecks  in the organization.
  • Strategic Planning: Collaborate with the CEO to develop, implement, and  monitor the company's strategic plans and initiatives.
  • Executive Support: Provide high-level administrative and organizational  support to the CEO, including managing the weekly Executive Committee meetings, and preparing briefing materials.
  • Project Management: Oversee key projects and initiatives, ensuring that they  are executed effectively and on schedule.
  • Stakeholder Engagement: Manage interactions with internal and external  stakeholders, including clients, partners, and regulators, on behalf of the CEO.
  • Communication: Draft and edit important communications, including internal  and external messages, and presentations

Required skills - Hard Skills

  • Education: Master’s degree in a relevant field (business, finance, management,  etc.) with above average track record
  • Experience: Proven experience in a fast-paced environment (strategy  consulting, M&A, Finance, Management Traineeships, Start-up)
  • Strategic Thinking: Strong strategic planning and execution skills, with a track record of delivering results.
  • Project Management: Excellent project management skills, with the ability to  lead and execute complex initiatives.
  • Financial Acumen: Sound financial knowledge and the ability to analyze and  interpret financial data

Required skills - Soft Skills

  • Communication: Outstanding written and verbal communication skills,  including the ability to communicate with diverse stakeholders.
  • Problem Solving: Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities to address  complex issues.
  • Autonomy: Demonstrated ability to work independently, make informed  decisions, and take initiative when necessary.
  • Confidentiality: High ethical standards and the ability to handle sensitive  information with discretion.

Experience Level

  • At least 2 years of experience in a fast-paced environment, with a track record of  successful execution of initiatives


  • Working proficiency in both Dutch, French and English


  • Keytrade Bank is a young and dynamic organization with a lean structure, that evolves in an Agile ecosystem. The tempo and the atmosphere are upbeat and no day goes by without an element of fun!
  • The company works in an agile setup with a lot of flexibility regarding remote work. This means that you will be guaranteed at least 50% homework with a high degree of flexibility.
  • A competitive salary with extra-legal advantages such as meal vouchers, group insurance, health insurance and many others
  • Continued education and access to trainings
  • Stepping stone for a continued career within Keytrade Bank
  • Open, inclusive culture and dynamic working environment