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Opportunities at the CMA

The Competition and Markets Authority is currently recruiting a number of posts across the organisation.


The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is the successor body to the Competition Commission and the Office of Fair Trading. This new organisation will build on the existing work of the UK competition authorities to promote competition, within and outside the UK. Our mission is to make markets work well in the interests of consumers, businesses and the economy. Our ambition is to be a world-leading competition and consumer agency.

Our work is both complex and compelling, with the potential to impact on the lives of everyone in the UK - and for those who join us at this formative time it offers a uniquely exciting professional opportunity.You can see these and all current CMA vacancies, with full details of how to apply, on Civil Service Jobs

The CMA is currently recruiting:

  • Assistant project directors, to work across a diverse range of projects including: competition and consumer enforcement, mergers, markets and regulatory appeals projects. These projects are often high profile, complex and precedent-setting with significant market impact.

  • Project managers/advisers, to play a key role as part of multidisciplinary teams in delivering a range of high quality, legally robust and timely projects. The role will vary from project to project and will depend on your skills and experience.

For further information and to apply, please visit Civil Service Jobs. The closing date is 30 June 2014. Read more about working for the CMA.

Published 12 June 2014
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