Director of Billing and Interchange - Europe

Sector: Corporate And Institutional Banking
Area: Front Office
Ref: 3850
Location: Ireland
Job Type: Permanent – Full Time
Salary: Excellent Package
Contact: Mia Barry

Director Billing and Interchange – Europe

A leading global financial services institution is looking for an interchange expert to join them as Director Billing and Interchange for Europe. With this comes a chance for an exceptional individual to truly influence and positively impact a large financial services institution at the highest level.

The role of Director Billing and Interchange is to provide the leadership and management of a global shared services team of professionals in support of the business. The focus is on developing core processing systems through scheme mandated changes, production monitoring, customer and business development support and interchange optimisation. 

Brief outlines of role:

  • Responsible of the financial analysis, financial forecasting, and the financial planning as well as the financial reporting for a larger and more complex business
  • Manage professional staff of Financial Analysts, Business Operations Analysts and Accountants
  • Build a brand new external client facing team
  • Regular review, interpretation and analysis of Scheme documentation
  • Prepares financial impact reporting for any rate changes imposed by the card schemes
  • Drive required change from UAT to production
  • Assist in developing test schedules, review test plans, track test issues and report on results
  • Researches, collects, classifies and analyses data to establish the profitability of products, customer business segments, branches, etc.
  • Play a key role in decision making process and strategy for the company
  • Collaborates with the business on optimising interchange opportunities

The person:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Proven experience in a similar role and eexpertise in card payments industry from a data/technical and commercial perspective
  • Ability to digest and retain detailed information relating to card payment processing
  • Have an analytical mind-set and a flexible approach
  • Proficiency in SQL and data mining would be a distinct advantage
  • Ability to communicate detailed data succinctly
  • In depth understanding of people and operational processes
  • Effective communicator at all levels within a large organisation
  • A dynamic leader and influencer


This global leader is standing in front of an exciting and bright future with continued growth and success, and they are looking for an exceptional individual to join them Director Billing and Interchange - Europe.

For a confidential conversation and for more details please apply, or contact Mia Barry on +353 (0) 1 8746770. Please rest assured that your enquiry will be treated with utmost professionalism and integrity.