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Deputy Director for Consumer Protection

Job Title: Deputy Director for Consumer Protection
Section: 5: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Federal Trade Commission, Bureau of Economics, 600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC, 20580 USA

JEL Classifications:
C1 — Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
D — Microeconomics
D8 — Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty
K — Law and Economics
L — Industrial Organization

Keywords: Federal Trade Commission, FTC, Microeconomics, Industrial Organization

Information Deadline Date: 05/31/2021

Salary Range: $132,552 – $194,300

This position is located in the Bureau of Economics of the Federal Trade Commission. The Bureau of Economics provides economic analysis and support to antitrust and consumer protection investigations and rulemakings, advises the Commission and other government entities about the impact of government regulation, and analyzes economic phenomena in the nation’s economy as they relate to antitrust and consumer protection policy. The Deputy Director for Consumer Protection provides executive leadership and oversight of the economic support to the Commission’s consumer protection mission. This support entails both statistical and analytical efforts to ascertain facts, provide a sound economic basis for actions, and dispel incorrect economic arguments. The Deputy Director also examines broad consumer policy issues to provide evidence and analysis that will inform the Commission’s policy development on significant consumer protection questions.

Application Instructions

Interested U.S. citizens may apply for the Senior Executive Services (SES) position online at by searching for vacancy # EXEC-210507-60541-BE-LA. Applications will be accepted until May 31, 2021. The FTC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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For more information, phone: 202-326-2021

FAX for Applications: 202-326-2543


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