Meet Leyla

Associate Consultant


Leyla Karsiyaka

Associate Consultant

I started my recruitment career in the UK market but when I joined JCW I moved my expertise into Europe. I now specialize in recruiting Governance and Actuarial experts across the Benelux region.

Recent placements

Financial Crime Analyst
Bank, Belgium

Senior Financial Crime Analyst
Bank, Belgium

Senior KYC Analyst
Fintech, Belgium

Senior Pricing Actuary
Insurer, Netherlands

Leyla's areas of focus

I work with exceptional candidates with the following skill sets

  • Actuarial
  • Accountancy
  • Audit

Our latest jobs


Risk Officer


Competitive package and benefits

Apply Now In order to strengthen the Risk Management Department in Luxembourg, we are looking for a…

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Credit Risk Analyst


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Apply Now To strengthen the Risk Management team of a leading international bank, I am looking for…

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Senior ALM Analyst


Competitive package and benefits

Apply Now To strengthen the Asset Liabilities Management Department of my client, an international banking institution, I…

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Get to know Leyla

What’s the most sought after skill set in your market at present?

We are seeing a lot of projects in the Actuarial space that are specifically looking for IFRS 17 knowledge.

What is the most important skill as a recruiter?

Confidence and a consultative approach.

What's the last book you read?

Unfxck yourself – a manifesto for a real-life challenge and unleashing your true potential

What are the values that drive you?

Grit, growth and excellence.

Why work with us

We have the expertise to help you deliver projects, grow teams and accelerate business growth. Financial services recruitment specialists, we have an extensive network of skilled candidates, from graduates to C-suite, and a range of talent solutions to ensure you receive a service tailored for you. Whether you need a single employee or whole project team, we deliver people capable of making an impact from day one.


Industry specialist

You’ll only ever work with a genuine sector specialist with a strong industry network


Fast delivery

You’ll always receive a quick response and be presented with the most relevant CVs


Hiring partnership

We’ll work in partnership to plan, forecast and budget your hiring requirements


Talent Solution

We can support you with single placements, project teams, staff augmentation and more

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