Career opportunity: FATF Executive Secretary

The FATF is looking for its Executive Secretary to lead the FATF Secretariat, advise the FATF President, and be responsible to the FATF Plenary as its governing body, for delivering the FATF Work Plan in accordance with the FATF Mandate agreed by the Ministers of its member jurisdictions.

The FATF Secretariat provides advice and supports a diverse membership, including all G20 member countries and most OECD member countries, on a range of highly complex and politically sensitive matters of global security at the top of the international agenda.

The FATF Secretariat currently comprises approximately 70 staff, made up of several teams based at the OECD in Paris, and a Training Institute based in the Republic of Korea.

The FATF Executive Secretary will ensure compliance of the FATF Secretariat with OECD Staff Regulations, administrative, financial and institutional policies and procedures; work closely with the Office of the OECD Secretary-General (OSG) ; and promote collaboration across the OECD in areas of mutual interest as agreed upon.    

This vacancy is open to nationals of OECD member countries and of the FATF member jurisdictions

For the detailed job description, please see the vacancy notice: Executive Secretary of the FATF Secretariat (Job Number: 14944)

Deadline for applications: 3 January 2022 [This vacancy is now closed for applications].



PASSION – we are passionate about fighting money laundering and terrorist financing
INTEGRITY – always acting with integrity, honesty, objectivity and transparency is at the core of who we are and what we do
RESPECT – we respect and trust each other’s values, differences and contributions
COLLABORATION – together we are stronger and we make a difference


For more information, please see the OECD's recruitment information at