Governor of the Austrian National Bank

Closing on: Apr 29, 2024
Job Locations: Vienna (Austria)
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In accordance with the National Bank Act 1984 (NBG), BGBl.
Governor of the Austrian National Bank

for a term of office from September 1, 2025 to August 31, 2031

Deputy Governor of the Austrian National Bank

for a term of office from July 11, 2025 to July 10, 2031

and two other members of the Board of Directors of the Austrian National Bank

for terms of office from May 1, 2025 to April 30, 2031 or from July 11, 2025 to July 10, 2031

Each function includes the management of a line of business as defined in the rules of procedure for the Board of Directors. The distribution of responsibilities can be changed at any time by the General Council. The main areas of responsibility carried out by the bank include, among others, central bank policy, economics, financial market stability, supervisory matters, statistics, payment transactions, cash supply, investment management, financial markets, international relations, accounting, treasury, public relations and financial education, information technology and infrastructure, internal services.

In addition to the requirements set out in the NBG, several years of experience in the areas of currency, financial market and economic policy, many years of management experience, excellent knowledge of English and the ability to participate in national and international committees are expected for the advertised positions. A completed, relevant university degree is required. With regard to salary and pension regulations, reference is made to the Remuneration Limitation Act, Federal Law Gazette I No. 64/1997, in the current version. The Oesterreichische Nationalbank aims to increase the proportion of women and therefore invites qualified women to apply.

According to the NBG, if the governor is unable to attend, he will be represented by the deputy governor. The Governor becomes a member of the Governing Council and the General Council of the ECB. These functions therefore require a particularly high level of international experience and knowledge of monetary and economic policy issues.

Based on the applications received, the General Council of the Austrian National Bank will submit proposals to the Federal Government for the positions of governor, deputy governor and two other members of the board of directors to be filled.

Candidates with Austrian citizenship should explain their qualifications in their application and submit them in writing to the President of the General Council of the Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Otto-Wagner-Platz 3, 1090 Vienna, by April 29, 2024

Vienna, March 2024
General Council of the Austrian National Bank

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