Scheme Management Board (SMB) – the body responsible for the administration and evolution of the
Single Euro Payments Area (
) payment schemes will be renewed in 2019. In addition to the seats allocated to scheme participant representatives (maximum 20), three seats (including the Chairmanship of the SMB) are available for ‘independent members’. The
invites all interested candidates to apply by 8 February 2019.
Joining the SMB means playing a central role in the decision making process for enhancing schemes and ensuring they keep meeting technical and end-users’ needs.
To apply for the position of independent member, the candidates should not be employed or be otherwise affiliated with an scheme participant or payment service provider communities, service providers or a payment services user group or user association. For more details regarding the criteria for independent membership of the SMB, please refer to the dedicated profile document at the bottom of this page.
The structure of the SMB, together with details on the internal organisation, rules and processes are detailed in the Scheme Management Internal Rules available at the bottom of this page.
The mandate will start in April 2019 for a two-year term.
Application letters including an up-to-date CV in English should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by 8 February 2019.
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