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Attorney-Advisor

Division/Office:
Director - Office of Innovation
Closing date:
Location:
Washington, DC
Grade:
(53) $106,262–$161,600 See information on grades and base pay ranges
Who may apply:
Open to All US Citizens (Excepted service - Permanent)

Summary

This position is located in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Office of the Director, Office of Innovation. 

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Responsibilities

As an Attorney Advisor, you will:

  • Participate in legal and policy support while engaging with outside experts to obtain state-of-the-art thinking in business processes, innovation, and information technology to build on and strengthen the Bureau’s policy, operational, and outreach efforts.
  • Engage extensively in legal and policy matters as related to Office of Innovation. In consultation with the Legal Division, undertakes legal research and synchronization to produce complete, complex legal analysis of all Office of Innovation's program proposals. Recommend modifications to program proposals based on an understanding of Office of Innovation's mission and objectives, and current and proposed laws and regulations. Assure coordination of projects, activities, and efforts that cross organizational lines.
  • Assist with monitoring all policies, procedures, and guidelines to assess alignment with established and emerging Office of Innovation goals and objectives, and recommend changes to organizational structures, policies, and program emphasis to optimize efficient decision-making, operations, and accomplishment of stated goals and objectives.

Travel Required

  • Occasional travel - Occasional Travel May Be Required.

Supervisory Status

  • No

Promotion Potential

  • 53

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Open to All US Citizens (Excepted service - Permanent)

Applications will be accepted from U.S. citizens. This position is being filled under CFPB's excepted service authority. Appointment under this authority does not convey competitive status.

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