The Federal Housing Finance Agency's (FHFA) mission is to ensure the Housing Government-sponsored Enterprises operate in a safe and sound manner so they serve as a reliable source of liquidity and funding for housing finance and community investment.Learn more about this agency
The policy analyst participates in the development, review and implementation of a wide range of legislative and regulatory policies.
Major Duties and Responsibilities
Assists in developing, analyzing, evaluating, monitoring, and/or implementing effective multifamily affordable housing finance policies, procedures, and guidelines.
Assists in monitoring, advising, and developing policies and guidance related to the Enterprises' public purposes, especially but not limited to their regulatory and statutory requirements.
Participates in establishing policies and regulations, as required by the Enterprises' charters to support the mortgage market. Policy Analyst participates in office activities, monitors and provides technical and policy expertise regarding, but not limited to the Enterprises' programs, products, business strategies and operations.
Assists with outreach activities to inform, consult, and advise Congress, federal agencies, mortgage industry participants and related trade associations, community advocacy organizations, and the general public regarding the Enterprises' housing finance activities and programs.
Participates in outreach activities of housing finance experts, groups, and stakeholders through meetings, conferences, symposiums, and forums to support policy development for the Enterprises.
Assists with special projects and helps coordinate within the FHFA and/or with the Enterprises, as appropriate. Develops presentation materials for such projects and is responsible for the accuracy of presentation materials. .
Contributes to design and implementation of effective housing finance regulations, policies, procedures, and guidelines. Identifies necessary program modifications based on knowledge or experiences with the programs and recommends changes to FHFA regulations and policies as appropriate to ensure continued effectiveness of the programs of the Enterprises.
Supports the views of the Office, Division and FHFA on inter-office, intra-office and inter-agency working groups and task forces. Represents the views of the Senior Associate Director and Office in a professional manner and is responsible for understanding these views prior to participating in these groups. Responsible for preparing follow-up reports as a member of these groups.
Communicates with functionally equivalent offices at the HUD, Treasury Department including OCC, FDIC, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Department of Veterans Affairs, Ginnie Mae, Federal Reserve System, Farm Credit Administration, NCUA, and/or other government agencies relevant to the operations and missions of the Enterprises.
Monitors the Enterprises' multifamily housing finance policies and programs relative to certain policy related directives.
Contributes to resolution of written and telephonic inquiries regarding housing finance programmatic and policy issues.
Keeps abreast of developments in housing finance by monitoring real estate finance and marketing, and affordable housing trends and legislative developments. Applies information gathered in daily work assignments, as input for program modifications as appropriate.
Ensures the timely development, production, and accuracy of management reports on the housing finance activities of the Enterprises, as appropriate.
Occasional travel - You may be required to travel occassionally.
Job family (Series)
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