HM Treasury maintains control over public spending, sets the direction of the UK’s economic policy and works to achieve strong and sustainable economic growth.
We are responsible for:
– Public spending: including departmental spending, public sector pay and pension, annually managed expenditure (AME) and welfare policy, and capital investment – Financial services policy: including banking and financial services regulation, financial stability, and ensuring competitiveness in the City – Strategic oversight of the UK tax system: including direct, indirect, business, property, personal tax, and corporation tax – The delivery of infrastructure projects across the public sector and facilitating private sector investment into UK infrastructure – Ensuring the economy is growing sustainably
We have three clear objectives which we focus on. These are:
1. Place the public finances on a sustainable footing 2. Ensure the stability of the macro-economic environment and financial system, enabling strong, sustainable and balanced growth 3. Increase employment and productivity, and ensure strong growth and competitiveness across all regions of the UK through a comprehensive package of structural reforms
Early careers commitment statement
HM Treasury is an equal opportunities employer. We have a policy of equality of opportunity for all staff. Applications are welcome regardless of race, colour, ethnic or national origin, sex, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, religious beliefs or age.
A graduate role at HM Treasury puts you at the centre of policy formulation in government. And because we’re at the centre, you’ll find a place to revel in your responsibility and the contribution you can make to shaping the nation’s future.