The Strategy and Policy team is part of our Strategy and Research group. The group is responsible for setting Ofcom’s strategy and providing an evidence base to ensure our work meets the needs of consumers. We work closely with the other teams and disciplines across Ofcom, helping them to tackle complex policy issues and building our understanding of how the communications market is performing.
The Strategy and Policy team takes a long-term view, helps to identify Ofcom’s priorities and collaborates to help solve complex policy problems. We work on a diverse range of issues across the communications sector. The team works collaboratively with the rest of Ofcom to ensure we have a clear view of positive outcomes for consumers, and how Ofcom's work can support delivery of those outcomes.
The key responsibilities of the team are:
As an analyst in the team you will develop a strong understanding of the communications market and apply strategic and analytical skills to address complex policy issues. Usually working within project teams either in the strategy and policy team or in other areas across the organisation, you will be given responsibility for specific pieces of analysis and modules of strategic projects.
Your responsibilities may include:
Following developments in the communications sector and thinking about the implications for Ofcom and consumers.
We are looking for high calibre, organised candidates who have a keen interest in the communications sector and are keen to develop further.
The essential requirements for the role include: