Paralegal Specialist

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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Washington, DC
Jun 08, 2022
Jun 25, 2022
Full Time
Summary This position is located at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Office of Regulations. The incumbent will support the Office of Regulations in preparing documents for publication in the Federal Register, managing comments on rules and regulations proposed by the Bureau, and tracking requests for guidance on interpretive and compliance matters.See our tips on the application process and printable checklist to ensure each step of the application is completed. Responsibilities The following are the duties of this position at the CN-52, broadly equivalent to the GS-12. If you are selected at a lower grade level, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties, and will receive training to help you grow in this position.Reviews and revises Bureau documents for publication in the Federal Register and on the Bureau's website. Advises attorneys on technical and publication requirements for regulatory documents. Serves as the Office's liaison with staff of the CFPB Legal Division and the CFPB Office of the Executive Secretary on publication matters.Develops, organizes, and maintains document and information management systems for managing comments on rules and regulations proposed by CFPB and other Office projects and functions. Based on knowledge of the nature of the proposals and the interests and priorities of the Office of Regulations, assists in cataloguing and indexing comments and other documents.Coordinates, tracks and routes requests for guidance on interpretive and compliance matters under federal consumer financial laws that are administered by the CFPB. Coordinates internal and external relations and communications with Office of Regulations attorneys, other CFPB staff, and parties outside the CFPB as directed. Prepares or assists with the preparation of guidance documents.Conducts basic legal and other research assignments under supervision of requesting attorney, as required, using library references, federal agency and other designated Internet websites, files, corporate records, private and governmental studies, computer databases, and other pertinent sources to supply needed legal or factual information for inclusion in memoranda, directives, or rule implementation materials. Analyzes data and drafts relevant documents (eg memoranda, reports, summaries, charts, letters, legal documents, briefing papers, testimony, and presentations) as required.Contributes to drafting of Federal Register materials and other external and internal documents, under supervision of a requesting attorney, as required, based on legal or factual information designated by the attorney.Travel RequiredNot requiredPromotion Potential52Supervisory StatusNo

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