Financial Officers, Financial Services, Human Resources

Senior Human Resources Business Partner, FedNow

  • Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
  • Boston, MA
About FedNow and Federal Reserve Bank of Boston


The Federal Reserve is developing a new interbank 24x7x365 real-time gross settlement (RTGS) service with integrated clearing functionality, called the FedNow service. This service will help enable financial institutions provide their customers with the ability to send and receive payments any time, any day, and have full access to those funds within seconds.  This position is a unique opportunity to be part of a new mission-critical Federal Reserve initiative that will be transformative to the payments landscape in the United States.

The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

As part of the central bank of the United States, the Boston Fed works to promote sound growth and financial stability in New England and the nation. We contribute to communities, the region, and the nation by conducting economic research, participating in monetary policy-making, supervising certain financial institutions, providing financial services and payments, playing a leadership role in the payments industry, and supporting economic well-being in communities through a variety of efforts. 

For more information on the Federal Reserve, please visit our website.

The Opportunity

The Senior Director of Programs & Development (SDPD) is a key leadership role within EAI’s Executive Management Team (EMT). Reporting directly to EAI’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the SDPD will be accountable for successfully implementing EAI’s strategic and business plans while remaining focused on EAI’s broader mission of enhancing the quality of life and well-being of people around the world.

The SDPD has full responsibility for developing and implementing EAI’s programmatic growth strategy, leveraging the organization’s current successes and market position, and securing significant yearly revenues both in new and existing EAI countries. S/he/they will have full programmatic, business development, and financial oversight, including meeting global revenue targets, staff recruitment and management, and program execution of all projects.

Under the leadership of the SDPD, EAI will be known for rapid, efficient project start up, project execution that delivers impact and “value for money” and project closeout that reflects orderly transition, accountability and cost control.

Expressing Interest

Koya Partners, the executive search firm that specializes in mission-driven search, has been exclusively retained for this engagement. Kim Dukes, Managing Director, and Kristina Dorne, Senior Search Associate, of Koya Partners have been exclusively retained for this search. To express interest in this role please submit your materials here.  All inquiries and discussions will be considered strictly confidential.

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The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from people of color, persons with disabilities, women, and LGBTQ+ applicants.

About Koya Partners 

Koya Partners, a part of the Diversified Search Group, is a leading executive search and strategic advising firm dedicated to connecting exceptionally talented people with mission-driven clients. Our founding philosophy—The Right Person in the Right Place Can Change the World—guides our work as we partner with nonprofits & NGOs, institutions of higher education, responsible businesses, and social enterprises in local communities and around the world.  

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