Profession central bank governor

Central bank governors set the monetary and regulatory policy, determine interest rates, maintain price stability, control the national money supply and issuance and foreign exchange currency rates and gold reserves. They oversee and control the banking industry.

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Personality Type

  • Enterprising / Investigative
  • Enterprising / Conventional
  • Social / Enterprising


  • Government policy implementation

    The procedures involved in the implementation of government policies in national and local governmental organisations.

  • Financial jurisdiction

    Financial rules and procedures applicable to a certain location, whose regulatory bodies decide on its jurisdiction

  • Financial markets

    The financial infrastructure which permits trading securities offered by companies and individuals govern by regulatory financial frameworks.

  • Government policy

    The political activities, plans, and intentions of a government for a legislative session for concrete causes.

  • Liquidity management

    The theory and practices around the management of liquidity in a company with the aim of facilitating meeting obligations with thirds parties without compromising the smooth functioning of the company nor incurring in substantial losses.

  • Accounting techniques

    The techniques of recording and summarising business and financial transactions and analysing, verifying, and reporting the results.

  • Economics

    Economic principles and practices, financial and commodity markets, banking and the analysis of financial data.


  • Analyse economic trends

    Analyse developments in national or international trade, business relations, banking, and developments in public finance and how these factors interact with one another in a given economic context.

  • Create a financial plan

    Develop a financial plan according to financial and client regulations, including an investor profile, financial advice, and negotiation and transaction plans.

  • Analyse market financial trends

    Monitor and forecast the tendencies of a financial market to move in a particular direction over time.

  • Apply conflict management

    Take ownership of the handling of all complaints and disputes showing empathy and understanding to achieve resolution. To be fully aware of all Social Responsibility protocols and procedures, and to be able to deal with a problem gambling situation in a professional manner with maturity and empathy.

  • Determine monetary policy actions

    Identify the actions concerning the financial policy of a country to maintain price stability and controlling the money supply such as changing the interest or inflation rate.

  • Monitor credit institutes

    Perform bank supervision and control the subsidiaries' activities, for example credit operations and cash reserve ratio.

  • Forecast economic trends

    Gather and analyse economic data in order to predict economic trends and events.

  • Monitor national economy

    Supervise the economy of a country and their financial institutions such as banks and other credit institutions.

  • Manage securities trading

    Administer and control the sale and purchase of tradable financial products such as equity and debt securities.

  • Develop an organisational structure

    Create and develop the organisational structure of a group of people working together to realise the goals of the organisation.

Optional knowledge and skills

resolve banking issues monitor stock market financial analysis manage staff commercial law public finance manage government policy implementation perform public relations perform currency reserve management foreign valuta international trade develop financial statistics reports advise on economic development perform financial market business conduct financial audits build business relationships legislation procedure government representation constitutional law advise on legislative acts monitor banking sector development provide cost benefit analysis reports international law financial forecasting statistics securities

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