​Positions for two Members of the Board of the Bank of Finland are due to become vacant from 1 February 2017. At its meeting today, the Parliamentary Supervisory Council decided to initiate an application procedure to fill the vacancies. Members of the Board serve a five-year term.

One of the vacancies will be filled as of 1 February 2017, and the date for filling the second vacancy will be agreed on with the person to be appointed.

The eligibility criteria for a Member of the Board are a higher academic degree appropriate for the position, conversance with the monetary economy or financial operations, and proven management skills and management experience.

The announcement concerning the application procedure for the positions of Member of the Board of the Bank of Finland will be published on the Bank of Finland’s website today, Tuesday, 16 August 2016.

Persons interested in applying for the posts are requested to submit their application, addressed to the Parliamentary Supervisory Council and with their CV attached, electronically via the website https://spjohtokunta.rekrytointi.com/paikat/index.php?jid=2&key=&o=A_RJ&rspvt=tb62o4fw1dwk8kcc4kgoko8sggg8c04 by 12 noon on Monday, 5 September 2016, at the latest.

For further information, please contact Matti Vanhanen, Chairman of the Parliamentary Supervisory Council, tel. +358 400 317 511.