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Federal Reserve Board Overview

Washington, DC
1001 to 5000 employees
1913
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Unknown / Non-Applicable
FDIC, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, SEC

Working at Federal Reserve Board

The Federal Reserve's duties fall into four general areas:
• conducting the nation's monetary policy by influencing the monetary and credit conditions in the economy in pursuit of maximum employment, stable prices, and ... Read more

Mission: The Federal Reserve System is the central bank of the United States. It was founded by Congress in 1913 to provide the nation with a safer, more flexible, and more stable monetary and financial system.

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    I have been working at Federal Reserve Board full-time (More than 5 years)

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    Smart people, can do big projects if motivated

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    Limited opportunities for non- PhD staff.

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Federal Reserve Board Photos

Federal Reserve Board photo of: Janet L. Yellen smiles after being sworn in as Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System on February 3, 2014.
Federal Reserve Board photo of: Chairman Ben S. Bernanke receives a standing ovation at the Board meeting in Washington, D.C. on January 27, 2014.
Federal Reserve Board photo of: Left to Right: Janet L. Yellen; Alan Greenspan; Ben S. Bernanke; Paul A. Volcker
Federal Reserve Board photo of: Chairmen Of Federal Reserve Districts Photo credit: Harris & Ewing
Federal Reserve Board photo of: Former Chairman Alan Greenspan highlights events during his terms as Chairman
Federal Reserve Board photo of: The Marriner S. Eccles Building, completed in 1937 and dedicated to former Chairman Eccles in 1982.
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    Law Enforcement Officer Interview

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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 6+ months. I interviewed at Federal Reserve Board (Washington, DC).

    Interview

    Panel interview - Relax and describe yourself and your leadership accomplishments. Military/ Law Enforcement experience a plus. Recent graduates - This is a great job as a stepping stone for a law enforcement career.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about yourself - Describe what you bring to the organization; nothing eccentric; keep it professional.   1 Answer
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Federal Reserve Board Awards & Accolades

  • Work-Life Seal of Distinction, WorldatWork, 2015
  • Work-Life Seal of Distinction, Alliance for Work-Life Progress (AWLP), 2014

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