Senior Reporter: For the first time, the government wants to appoint a deputy governor of Bangladesh Bank from a commercial, specialized bank or financial institution. Another person will be appointed from Bangladesh Bank. The Finance Ministry's Financial Institutions Department has issued a third notification for the appointment of two vacant posts of Deputy Governor of Bangladesh Bank.
The notice, signed by Deputy Governor Appointment Search Committee Member Secretary and Additional Secretary of the Financial Institutions Division, ABM Ruhul Azad, was published on the website of the Financial Institutions Division on Sunday.
Must have 20 years of work experience with two years experience as Executive Director or Deputy Managing Director in a commercial or specialized bank or financial institution. Earlier, on October 8 last year, the deputy governor had appointed a vacant post to the Financial Institutions Department, along with his website, informing the various national dailies.
At that time the application forms were taken from the interested persons till October 1 of the same year. Up to 5 applications are submitted for the specified time. Of these, 1 application was deemed valid in pre-selection.
According to sources, all those who have applied for the post of deputy governor are former and current executive director of Bangladesh Bank.
Applicants are – Ashok Kumar Deo, Mohammad Masum Kamal Bhuiyan (currently enjoying PRL), Md. Abdur Rahim (suffering from PRL), Kazi Saeedur Rahman, Md. Humayun Kabir, Dr. Abul Kalam Azad, Md. Sirajul Islam, warrior Israel Hossain, Md. Masud Biswas, Md. Shah Alam and Sheikh Muzaffar Hossain (suffering from PRL). Md. The application of Shah Alam and Sheikh Muzaffar Hossain has been dropped on pre-selection.
It has been reported that their application was not considered eligible because they failed to fulfill the two-year terms of service as Executive Director. Earlier on July 25, the selection process for the posts was completed by notification. However, none of the two ads were hired.
The Ministry of Finance issued a notification on July 23 to appoint the second highest rank of Bangladesh Bank. Prominent economist and chairman of PKSF. The search committee, headed by Kazi Khalikuzzaman Ahmed, took several oral tests after various processes and suggested three names. However, the reason for not hiring anyone was not known.
In such a case, for a long time the two terms of the Deputy Governor have been vacant. The new notification states that the applicant for the vacancy of Deputy Governor of Bangladesh Bank must be a postgraduate degree from a recognized university. However, priority will be given to finance, financial management, accounting science, business administration.
There should be a total of 25 years experience in the affairs of the government, including five years experience in finance or financial institutions, or two years experience in the offices of the central bank or commercial or specialized bank or financial institution in the country and abroad as executive director or deputy managing director.
Candidates with sound ideas, analysis capabilities and experience in macroeconomics, monetary policy, foreign currency management will be given priority. Priority will be given to satisfactory communication, presentation and discussion, tactically-skilled candidates.
Candidates with 20 years of experience in commercial banks and experience in financial technology will be filled with the post of Deputy Governor. Applicant must be 8 years of age or younger on March 7, 2021.
Hardcopy and soft copy of the application form along with the search committee of the deputy governor should be reached by 5 pm next March. In the light of the deputy governor's vacancy notification, those who have applied in the past do not need to reapply.
The search committee reserves the power to accept or reject any application without showing any reason, the notice added.