The UK Treasury has opened a vacancy for a Head of Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) to explore the use of the digital pound.
The job description on LinkedIn reads:
“The successful candidate will be responsible for leadership of HM Treasury’s work on a potential digital pound – a UK central bank digital currency (CBDC). This work is important, complex and cross-cutting, and the leadership will involve extensive engagement across and beyond HM Treasury.”
It further states:
“This role will suit candidates seeking a significant policy leadership role in high-profile and fast-moving area of work and willingness to actively contribute to broader team leadership and culture. The post holder will join a supportive and close-knit wider team – Payments and FinTech – that ...