OFCOM Compliance Executive

Job Title: OFCOM Compliance Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South West London, London
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH80062
Contact Name: Karl Collins
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 31, 2019 18:06

Job Description

Fantastic opportunity for a compliance executive to join our client - a leading broadcaster.

In an extremely hybrid role you will manage and advise on policy across editorial and channel teams and provide an In-depth knowledge of the Ofcom Broadcasting Code whilst also working towards local editorial policies and guidelines.


  • To be a first line support and source of compliance expertise across all production/commissioning output including live programming.
  • To ensure appropriate internal processes and checks are in place at all times.
  • To access compliance information submitted by suppliers; to sign off programmes as compliant in their schedule context and to ensure that appropriate guidance on announcements and text labels have been specified.
  • To be a source of expertise on the Ofcom Broadcasting Code and Editorial Guidelines, and offer timely advice to staff across all teams
  • To advise on legal issues relating to commissioned programmes.
  • To view contentious material and liaise with key stakeholders.
  • To act as the day to day point of contact on compliance matters with Editorial Policy.

Some must have's for the role

  • Experienced in complying content for broadcast and on-demand at different times of day
  • A detailed understanding of the Ofcom Broadcasting Code and On-Demand Programme Service Rules.

This is an incredible opportunity to really contribute to commercial strategy and make editorial decisions within a very dynamic and excellent work place.

Interviews ASAP

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.