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Press Release from Consumer Financial Protections Bureau

Dec 07 2016


The CFPB is seeking applicants for the position of Older Americans Impact Specialist.More information can be found at:


It is anticipated that there will be significant interest in the announcement. As a result, the announcement will close at 11:59 p.m. ET on the date of receipt of the 50th application or at 11:59 p.m. ET on 12/08/2016; whichever occurs first. Any required documents should be submitted at the time that you apply as documents will not be accepted after the vacancy closes.



Older Americans Impact Specialist

Are you ready to take a public role as the leader of a team of subject-matter experts on aging issues, consumer financial protection, and financial education who work to improve the experiences of older adults in the consumer financial services marketplace? If so, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) may be right for you!

About the CFPB

We aim to make consumer financial markets work for consumers, responsible providers, and the economy as a whole.

The Office of Financial Protection for Older Americans leads the Bureau’s financial education, consumer protection policy, and other work to enhance and support the financial security of older adults.

Your impact

As the Impact Specialist for the Office for Older Americans, you will work closely with the Office’s small, dedicated, and experienced team to:

• Help execute impact plans and current strategies to take advantage of emerging opportunities to serve greater numbers of older consumers.

• Researches and supports collaborative efforts to develop results-based outcomes and mechanisms to track and assess the success of scaled programs

What we’re looking for

We are seeking someone with proven experience who will work in coordination with OA staff to develop impact plans for programs that advance the goals of the Office through coordinated work with stakeholders in the public and private sectors. Strong candidates will also have experience identifying and strengthening the work of the office by providing operational and programmatic support to expand and scale promising strategies. Applicants should have experience in developing results-based outcomes and mechanisms to track and assess the success of scaled programs, and evaluating the quality and effectiveness of internal and external content, crafting messaging campaigns, and managing projects.

What you’ll get

Your work throughout the Bureau and beyond will allow you to serve the needs of growing population of consumers who face unique risks and challenges. You will have the opportunity to be a significant force for good on behalf of older adults, their families, and their caregivers. You will work with other staff to identify and implement modifications to programs to create a lasting positive impact on the current and future generations of older adults in America.


The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to create and maintain a vibrant and diverse workforce. Women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

About the CFPB

The CFPBis a 21st century agency that helps consumer finance markets work by making rules more effective, by consistently and fairly enforcing those rules, and by empowering consumers to take more control over their economic lives.

Learn more at consumerfinance.gov.

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