NAFCU Employment Opportunities

Founded in 1967, the National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU) is an independent voice in Washington, focusing exclusively on the needs and issues of federal credit unions. NAFCU's specific, overriding purpose: to directly shape the laws and regulations under which federal credit unions operate.

Browse available positions at NAFCU below. Download our employee benefits information for a look at the wide range of benefits NAFCU offers. Contact hr@nafcu.org with any questions about working for NAFCU.

Director of Regulatory Affairs

NAFCU (Arlington, VA) seeks a Director for their dynamic Regulatory Affairs Division to develop and implement the Association's regulatory policies and programs, interpret all regulatory activities impacting upon the members of the Association and lobby regulatory agencies. Significant interface with the press is also a key aspect of the position.

Requirements include:

  • College degree with major concentration in government, political science or an allied field. Advanced degree in law and bar membership required.
  • Prior experience in work related to regulatory affairs.
  • Experience in research and/or analysis.
  • Experience with or knowledge of the financial service industry.
  • Superior writing and speaking skills.
  • Administrative and managerial skills.
  • Superior interpersonal skills.
  • Experience with program management and budgeting.

The ideal candidate:

  • Likes to improve things, always leaving processes, people, and places better than he or she found them.
  • Is enthusiastic and positive, always seeing the best in colleagues and members, and striving to help both in any way possible.
  • Isn't afraid of failing, but is deathly afraid of not trying.
  • Understands that trade associations are businesses that need to make money; understands the need to grow revenues; and is driven to accomplishing that goal.
  • Works hard and plays hard, and isn't afraid of getting their hands dirty.

We have an unbridled enthusiasm for serving our members and their mission, and we are looking for a passionate and forward-thinking individual who is ready to deliver the association's brand promise and value proposition. To apply, email resume w/cover letter and salary expectations to hr@nafcu.org. EOE.


At NAFCU, we have an unbridled enthusiasm for serving our members and their mission, and we are looking for a passionate, strategic, and forward-thinking individual who is ready to deliver the association's brand promise and value proposition. To apply, email resume with cover letter and salary requirements to hr@nafcu.org. EOE.