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 & Education function engages, empowers and educates the public in the Second District. Our outreach mission furthers the Bank’s commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and developing programs, analysis and sponsored conferences and clinics to help meet their needs. Our education mission aims to advance public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System and its role in the economy.
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
Manages the Bank's online presence.
Conveys 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
Builds the public's understanding and trust that the Bank acts in their interest.
Actively honors its public duty to explain and inform Bank policy decisions and build support for sound monetary and regulatory policy.
Broadens and deepens its network of relationships across the Second District and key constituencies.
Leverages the Bank's resources to advance the region's economic vitality.
Provides grassroots intelligence and insights to inform the policy process.
Demonstrates 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.