Appointments to the Central Bank Commission

The Minister for Finance invites expressions of interest from applicants who consider they possess the skills and experience necessary to join the Central Bank Commission.  Applicants must demonstrate evidence of relevant experience under one or more of the following areas:

• Extensive professional experience, nationally or internationally, as an economist
• Strong record of research and analytical work in at least one of the following fields: domestic Irish economy; international economy; monetary policy; financial stability; and
• Experience of high level policy advice.

Information Technology/Cyber Security
• Extensive knowledge and understanding of Payment Systems;
• Extensive professional experience of information technology management and
• Have overseen significant IT projects and technology components of major projects; and
• Proven understanding and experience of risk management around IT and cyber security.


• Extensive senior management/governance experience in a large complex organisation of scale.

Desirable for all roles
• Previous Board experience;
• Experience in a financial services firm;
• Proven understanding and experience of financial services and products;
• Proven experience in competition and consumer protection;
• Extensive knowledge of competition law and the Central Bank’s Consumer Protection Code;
• Membership of a recognised professional accountancy body;
• Extensive senior level professional experience as an accountant  in industry;
• Previous experience as a member of an Audit/Risk Committee, of having reported to or worked with an Audit Committee, or other comparable experience in the area of audit.

Closing Date:  15:00 on Friday 10th January 2020


19279803_Central Bank Final information booklet 1.pdf