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Central Bank of Ireland

The Central Bank of Ireland is a knowledge-based organisation with a vital public service mandate to safeguard stability and protect consumers. The backbone of its culture is the friendliness, helpfulness and dedication of its employees; they are the bank’s greatest asset. The Central Bank of Ireland’s Graduate Programme identifies and nurtures talent, those with a proven academic track record who are passionate, energetic and driven to achieve their career goals. In choosing a career with the Central Bank, your development, your career and your contribution will be the bank’s priority. It will provide the environment and opportunities for you to do your best work every day, make a real difference, and deliver output that matters. You will benefit from a panoramic view of the financial system, grow your career and achieve your personal and professional goals. Finally, you will become an expert in your field, a future leader in our organisation.

Vacancy details

We offer a three-year Graduate Programme across two main streams. Stream One – Finance & Risk h Successful applicants to this stream will be placed across a range of business areas, allowing them to get involved in diverse activities such as: TDeveloping and implementing policy TAdvancing their expertise in financial and non-financial risk TAnalysing emerging trends to identify and mitigate risk TAssisting in the supervision of financial institutions. For this stream, we are particularly interested in graduates from business, finance, engineering or related disciplines. Stream Two – Data Analytics h Successful applicants to this stream will help manage the data that the Central Bank collects, stores and produces. This reflects a range of activities including: TContributing to how we screen and transmit data THelping us to build and maintain our data infrastructure TUsing data analytics tools to find out what’s behind the numbers. For this stream, we are particularly interested in graduates from statistics/econometrics, business analytics, computer science, maths, finance, economics, risk or related quantitative disciplines.

How to apply

Please apply to our website at You will be asked to complete an application form and upload your CV.