A position for Member of the Board of the Bank of Finland is due to become vacant on 12 July 2018. At its meeting today, the Parliamentary Supervisory Council decided to initiate an application procedure to fill the vacancy. Members of the Board serve a five-year term.

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 intermediation and proven management skills and management experience.

A degree in economics is considered particularly advantageous. Conversance with monetary policy and monetary policy research is considered an asset.

The announcement concerning the application procedure for the position of Member of the Board of the Bank of Finland will be published on the Bank of Finland website today, Friday 18 May 2018 at 15.00.

Persons interested in applying for the post are requested to submit their application, addressed to the Parliamentary Supervisory Council and with their CV attached, electronically via the website by 12.00 noon on Monday 4 June 2018.

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