Call for Volunteers


Committees with open positions:

  • Advocacy: Consultation on Rules of Conduct under FinSA

Volunteers are vital to us providing valuable services to our members. Browse below to find and apply for an opportunity that fits your interests, competencies, and availability.  You can volunteer in many ways, from short term project based opportunities to committee appointments. Duration of engagement: minimum 1 year (prolongation to the second year possible) starting in spring 2024.


Volunteers benefits include:

  • Gain recognition within the CFA community.
  • Expand professional networks with highly engaged professionals. 
  • Build on existing competencies and develop new skills.
  • Enhance your resume with experience within a globally recognized organization and, 
  • Contribute to the future of your profession.

Volunteer Position: Advocacy: Consultation on Rules of Conduct under FinSA

The objective of all advocacy engagements is to position CFA Society Switzerland as trusted, knowledgeable and independent reference point for insights into Swiss investment industry and long-term asset management matters with Swiss administration, regulators and society as a whole. The end goal of the Society is to create an environment where investors’ interests come first, markets function at their best, and economies grow.

Advocacy Committee serves as an ad hoc committee to help CFA Society Switzerland form a qualified opinion and participate in the consultation on Rules of Conduct under FinSA. Committee members act on behalf of CFA Society Switzerland and not on behalf of their employers (no link will be made to employers). The committee will be dissolved after its mandate is over.

More information on the Consultation: Rules of Conduct under FinSA . The deadline for public consultation is 15 July 2024. 

Your benefits as a committee member:

• Contribute to the future of investment industry and investor's right 
• Positive influence on the local market
• Broaden your own knowledge and experience
• Build on existing competencies and develop new skills

Committee member roles / responsibilities:

• Participate in committee's meeting and share your opinion to draft a response to the circular

Committee member requirements:

• CFA charterholder
• Experience in product compliance, or product governance, or product distribution, or product selection, or similar
• You are available 5-6 hours in June 2024 (outside business hours) for a volunteer work (committee meetings and drafting a response) 

Apply for a position on a Committee

The deadline for applications is 2 June 2024.