Lead Analyst

Intelligence, Counter Terrorism Policing South East (CTP SE)
TVP Broad Band 4J
Salary £41,462 per annum.
Full Time

As a Lead Analyst, you will provide specialist supervision encompassing regular independent reviews of work and the development of skill profiles.

You will regularly engage with and provide specialist advice to Senior Officers. You will promote analysis and prioritise workloads in accordance with force priorities. You will also be responsible for providing analytical support, undertaking detailed analysis of investigations and producing analytical products that supports decision making.

You will have substantial current role-related experience as an Analyst in a police environment with excellent understanding of the National Intelligence Model (NIM). You will have experience of delivering intelligence products, crime analysis tools, methodology and specialist software.

Relevant professional qualification and completion of the National Intelligence Analysis Training; IBM I2 Analyst notebooks / i Base course and Core Skills in Communications data / CD data course are essential to the role. You will also have excellent communication and managerial/leadership skills.

CTP SE are committed to becoming the most diverse team in the South East. We encourage interest and applications from candidates of all backgrounds and particularly welcome applications from female and BAME (black, Asian and minority ethic) candidates to enable us to truly reflect the communities we serve.

Due to the role requirements, it is essential that the post holder be prepared to be security cleared to Developed Vetting (DV) level. Furthermore, due to the nature and sensitivity of work carried out we require that candidates not only hold this vetting level but that they also undertake additional security clearances which include additional nationality checks. This post is therefore restricted to UK nationals. This is line with government requirements, supported by Cabinet Office policy and Section 82(2) to (4) of the Police Reform Act (2002), and is for the purpose of safeguarding national security, to ensure that any potential vulnerabilities are identified at an early stage.

This role is part of a national, regional and local network and as a result you will be required to travel for business purposes. This may include travel across the UK and is not limited to the south east. You will be asked to demonstrate flexibility regarding working hours in line with operational demand and occasionally this may require working away from home. For this reason, a full UK Driving licence is essential.

For further information please email RecruitmentSE@thamesvalley.pnn.police.uk  quoting Job Reference 16759.

Applications must be submitted by the closing date of 23:55hrs on Sunday 26 April 2020.



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All posts require a level of Police Vetting as per the National Vetting Code of Practice. The residency requirement is necessary to enable all applicants to be checked in an equitable manner. Thames Valley Police will allow applicants to apply who do not necessarily reach the criteria as long as they have proven UK residency and supporting evidence where necessary. Applications will be considered on a case by case basis.

Thames Valley Police serves diverse communities; to truly reflect this, we are keen to recruit people from Black, Asian and other minority backgrounds. We value the knowledge and experiences that individuals bring from different cultures and welcome any contributions that can enhance the services we deliver to the public.

We believe in investing in all of our people, and run tailored Positive Action Initiatives to support our colleagues from underrepresented backgrounds in their personal and professional development, ensuring everyone has a level playing field to succeed, progress and feel fulfilled in their careers.