The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works to promote sound and well-functioning financial systems and markets through its provision of industry and payment services, advancement of infrastructure reform in key markets and training and educational support to international institutions.
The Outreach and Education function engages, empowers and educates the Second District communities that the Bank serves, especially civic leaders, students, educators, small business owners, policymakers and the general public. It furthers the Bank's commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and leveraging our unique attributes to positively impact school and university programs, as well as analysis and research.
The mission of the Communications and Outreach Group is to develop, coordinate and disseminate information about the Bank and its work to internal and external audiences. Specific responsibilities include:
Digital and Multimedia Communications
Manage the Bank's online presence.
Convey the Bank's messages using multimedia presentations with video stories and interactive graphics.
Supports the Bank's business objectives by facilitating the sharing of information via strategies and messaging designed to engage, educate and inform staff.
Manages various Bankwide communication vehicles, such as the intranet, print publications, plasma screens, blogs, a daily news email, templates and other applications designed to help implement the Bank's strategies and deliver the right messages—and information supporting those messagesin a timely and effective manner.
Serves as the Bank's central contact for media inquiries.
Disseminates information regarding Bank activities to the public through the media.
Monitors the media for developments of interest to the Bank.
Outreach and Education
Build the public's understanding and trust that the Bank acts in their interest.
Actively honor its public duty to explain and inform Bank policy decisions and build support for sound monetary and regulatory policy.
Broaden and deepen its network of relationships across the Second District and key constituencies.
Leverage the Bank's resources to advance the region's economic vitality.
Provide grassroots intelligence and insights to inform the policy process.
Demonstrate exemplary stewardship of resources.
Provides public tours and manages the museum and its exhibits.
Develops programs and outreach efforts to increase public understanding of who we are and what we do.