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    This position is located in the Division of Insurance and Research, HQ Office of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. The incumbent serves as a Financial Economist and is responsible for conducting financial and economic analyses and other projects in support of the Corporation’s efforts to identify, monitor and address existing and emerging aggregate risks to the Corporation’s deposit insurance fund.

    Additional selections may be made from this vacancy announcement to fill identical vacancies that occur subsequent to this announcement.

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    Monitoring ongoing economics, financial and banking trends that influence risks to the insurance funds, including trends in the global economy, the U.S. macroeconomy, key industry sectors, the markets for money, capital, commodities and foreign exchange, and economic and financial policy issues.

    Gathering and analyzing written reports and quantitative data from a wide variety of sources that speak to these issues.

    Constructing original, informative visual aids, including charts, simulations, and other graphical methods to convey complex information quickly and clearly to non-technical audiences.

    Working with staff and management of the Division and other FDIC business units to identify and define appropriate topics of inquiry related to economic trends and their implications for the banking industry.

    Writing descriptions of relevant risks and trends, incorporating accepted methods of economic, financial and statistical analysis, and also incorporating the input of other DIR management and staff to ensure that written material reflects the collective judgment of the organization.

    Orally presenting analytical results to the management and professional staff of the Division, the FDIC and other organizations with an interest in these topics.

    Participating in the design, production, and administrative of publications to disseminate written analysis to audiences within and outside the FDIC, as appropriate.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - This position requires overnight travel.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Applicants with status (i.e., current permanent Federal employees in the competitive service and former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility); those eligible for appointment under special hiring authorities; and veterans eligible for a VEOA appointment.

    Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

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