Policy jobs at Ofcom

Ofcom is at the cutting edge of modern life. The policies we make have a direct impact on the quality of people’s lives. Join us as a policy professional and help shape the future of the UK’s communications market.

Policy-making is a vital part of what we do at Ofcom. It involves understanding a problem that people are experiencing and designing routes to solve it. We use a wide range of regulatory levers and we influence government and industry stakeholders. We know that great policy-making involves working together to pool expertise and ideas to get the best result.

Who we're looking for

We're looking for people who can add value, bringing your unique skills and experience to our policy roles. We need all types of people because we believe that a diverse group of people is able to offer breadth of experience and thinking.

In return we provide a stimulating and rewarding environment where you'll be working with people who thrive on being challenged. Sharing your unique skills, knowledge and experience to make a real difference. Contributing to, and being part of, our success.

"Working at Ofcom is a fantastic opportunity to ensure the communications market works for consumers – tackling specific issues consumers and businesses face and make sure they benefit from any solution. It’s a great opportunity to work with highly committed and professional colleagues, exercise your analytical and stakeholder management skills, work in a range of different areas, and so far I’ve never been bored!” – Elisa, Senior Consumer Affairs Manager


Read about our policy areas and the benefits of working for Ofcom on the page below, then browse our policy vacancies and apply.