Director Financial Operations - Central Bank of Ireland

Recruiter
Spark Foundry
Location
Ireland (IE)
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
15 Mar 2019
Closes
29 Mar 2019
Position/Level
Director
Responsibilities
Accounting, Finance, Operations, Strategy
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

The Central Bank of Ireland serves the public interest by safeguarding monetary and financial stability and by working to ensure that the financial system operates in the best interests of consumers and the wider economy.

Reporting to the Deputy Governor, Central Banking the Central Bank has an exceptional opportunity to join our senior leadership team and make a sizeable contribution to the delivery of our mission.

The Director of Financial Operations will lead a directorate of two direct reports and in excess of 80 people with responsibility for leading the implementation of monetary policy in Ireland with direct responsibility for the investment management of the Central Bank’s financial assets. The director will play a pivotal role in maintaining the liquidity of the banking system, ensuring that the real time wholesale payments systems function effectively and oversight of financial market infrastructures and associated functions. As the Central Bank of Ireland operates as part of the Euro system, the Director will have a significant role in contributing at European fora, and will be expected to contribute to the delivery of the wider mandate of the Central Bank.

What are we looking for?

The role requires significant experience in shaping and implementing policy coupled with a deep understanding of EU and Euro system policy making. You will ideally have 10 years’ experience at senior management /executive level with a demonstrable track record in the development and motivation of results –focused teams and educated to post graduate level in Economics, Finance or a related discipline. 

Working with us will offer a wide range of opportunities and experiences including:

  • operating in a truly international organisation, engaging with European counterparts;
  • contributing to the development of the financial system in Ireland and beyond;
  • playing a leading role in the delivery of the Central Bank’s diverse and important mandate;
  • leading the delivery of a strategically important Directorate through highly professional large teams;
  • building a fulfilling career, reaching your full potential, and feeing valued in an environment that supports diversity and inclusion.

This roles is aligned to the Central Bank of Ireland’s Director pay-grade. Please click here for further information on our salary scales. 

This role will be filled on a five year fixed term contract 
Flexible working arrangements will be a consideration for the right candidates and we are open to applications from candidates seeking same.

Cuirfear fáilte roimh chomhfhreagras í nGaeilge.
The Central Bank of Ireland is an equal opportunities employer 

We encourage applications from diverse candidates. If we can make any accommodations to enable us to see the best version of you during interview, and/or in how you carry out your role in the Central Bank, please let us know.  All information disclosed will be kept confidential
Closing date: 2ndApril

To apply, please visit the careers page on the Central Bank of Ireland’s website and complete the online application - https://www.centralbank.ie/careers. This allows you to tell us why you are the best fit for us.
Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive an automatic email from us acknowledging receipt. If you do not receive this auto-acknowledgement, please contact recruitment@centralbank.ie 
Interested candidates seeking further information on the role may wish to contact Eimear Reilly, Head of HR Business Partnering & Resourcing for a confidential discussion on 01 224 6843