05 Mar 2019News

Central Bank Summer Placement Programme - Summer Placement Opportunities 2019


This is the link to the Central Bank of Ireland summer placement programme:

They are looking for candidates who:

  • Are in third level education and want to complete a summer placement OR

  • Candidate who have left school and may have some relevant work experience

  • Candidates must be 17 or over and have completed their Leaving Certificate.

It will be open for applications until the 19th March 2019.


Summer Placement Opportunities 2019 - Central Bank of Ireland

The Central Bank of Ireland is seeking people across a range of backgrounds to join our Summer Placement Programme for 2019 commencing in June.

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.

We are proud to be able to offer YOU the opportunity to gain an insight into what we do and also to gain new skills and get a head start in your career. On your placement you will be based with a team in the bank; this could include areas such as, Supervisory Teams, Policy, IT, Human Resources, Governance and Risk and many more.

What is in it for you?

  • A work-placement (6-12 weeks) in the Central Bank of Ireland, a key public sector organisation.

  • Participate in team projects and activities.

  • Work in a diverse, inclusive, fulfilling and progressive environment.

  • The opportunity to be YOU- At the Central Bank, we don’t just accept difference – we seek it and we embrace it because we know that it benefits our people, our organisation and our stakeholders.

  • The experience of a truly international organisation, that engages with European counterparts.

What are we looking for?

  • A can do attitude;

    • Ability to work effectively as part of a team as well as on your own initiative;

    • Willingness to learn;

    • Good PC skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

  • Students whom are looking to complete a placement during your third level studies.

  • We would also like to hear from school leavers whom may have some relevant work experience but have not commenced third level education.

  • Individuals must be available for a minimum of 6 weeks over the summer period.
    To learn more about us and the work we do please click here

Application Details:

Closing date: 19th March 2019

Why not tell us about yourself by completing the application form (via the link below). Please note this is important as it will help us complete the shortlisting process.

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 Eleanor Fitzgerald on 01 224 4431 or

We expect to receive a high volume of applications and therefore it will not be possible to provide all people with placements. The process for assessing applicants will include a shortlist and interview and it is our intention to revert to all applicants by the end of April 2019.

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.