Vacancies

We’re undergoing an exciting period of change and growth at OPSS, and there’s never been a better time to join us. Below you can find our current vacancies, which are updated regularly.

The Testing Strategy team delivers across the whole portfolio of OPSS regulatory and testing requirements. The team holds responsibility for the testing strategy and chairs the testing oversight panel, both of which feed into the overall OPSS strategies and high-level decision making. On any given day, the team collaborate closely with both internal and external stake-holders to ensure robust, rigorous and outcome focussed scientific based tests are conducted. To continue to increase our product safety capabilities, we are spending over £5 million to develop our site at Teddington and that includes growing our laboratories to cover key elements of product safety testing needs. We are looking to recruit a candidate with passion and experience who enjoys working in a team to deliver projects for a range of clients.

As part of a dynamic and collaborative team to carry out the technical aspects for projects spanning the OPSS portfolio.

We are looking for new colleagues in our testing strategy team to lead and deliver on a wide range of testing projects and provide technical advice to support OPSS regulatory activities.

The OPSS Intelligence Unit is responsible for understanding the risk posed by unsafe and non-compliant products to the UK consumer. OPSS works to protect consumers from unsafe products and support businesses through effective regulation. The Unit is integral to building the Office’s knowledge base for effective decision-making. We are seeking an intelligence researcher who can add to the diversity and scope of the Unit to help embed our intelligence capability supporting both operational and strategic Intelligence.

This is an exciting opportunity for a focused individual to be an integral part of a team with the key purpose of consumer safety!

 

The Operational Support Unit (OSU) is the ‘front door’ to the office, and we are a high-demand front-line team. We deliver outstanding customer service to both our internal and external customer base, providing reassurance and building confidence through our response to enquiries and everyday engagement with colleagues. We work diligently to support other functional teams across OPSS, undertaking administrative duties to support our regulatory obligations and delivering our purpose. We are also responsible for developing, implementing and supporting processes to underpin multi-functional activities.