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The Central Bank of Ireland is a unique organisation in Ireland where we offer great opportunities to learn about and work in the areas of Central Banking and Financial Regulation and a real insight into the Financial Services industry.

The success of the Central Bank of Ireland rests on the calibre of our staff. We value our employees and offer opportunities to work on real policy issues and to make a difference. We also offer many secondment opportunities to work at a European level on important central banking and financial services issues.  

We look for a good balance between strong technical knowledge, relevant experience and the ability to demonstrate our key competencies. If you are interested in a challenging role, at any stage in your career, apply now.     

Director Policy and Risk

The Central Bank of Ireland is responsible for both Central Banking and Financial Regulation. Our activities are embodied in our mission “Safeguarding Stability and Protecting Consumers.”

The Central Bank of Ireland is recruiting for the position of Director Policy and Risk. The Director Policy and Risk will report to the Deputy Governor Financial Regulation and be a member of the Senior Leadership Committee. The role holder will have extensive experience and understanding of EU and domestic regulatory frameworks and policies in the financial services area. They will have strong stakeholder management and interpersonal skills, including in international fora, with an ability to build collaboration within the Bank. This role is for a fixed term period of five years.

Application Details

Closing date: 21 November 2014

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The Central Bank of Ireland is an equal opportunities employer.

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