Ofcom economists provide the analysis that makes communication markets work better for everyone. Our activities include assessing the impact of the BBC’s services on commercial broadcasters, incentivising investment in faster broadband and better mobile coverage, designing mobile spectrum auctions, Competition Act investigations in the broadcasting, postal and telecoms sectors, and helping consumers to engage in communications markets.
We are currently looking for experienced economists to join our competition team as Senior Associates or Associates.
On a typical project, you will be:
All Ofcom staff enjoy generous benefits including private medical care, a private pension and 25 days’ leave (with the option of purchasing up to 10 additional days) see: https://www.ofcom.org.uk/about-ofcom/jobs/benefits.
We have bright, modern offices in both central London and Edinburgh. Colleagues in both offices work on UK-wide projects.
We recognise that not everyone has the same needs and we strive to offer flexible working arrangements to help manage work and personal commitments. We have family friendly policies that actively seek to support our colleagues and enable our teams to work in the most effective way. We welcome applications from candidates who would like to work part-time or flexibly, so please tell us what your preferred working arrangements are.
Regulatory economist, Competition economics, Competition policy, Auction, Economics, Analytical skills, Modelling, Telecoms, Broadcasting, Econometrics