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National Crime Agency

Senior Investigator
National Crime Agency

Salary: £39,038 - £42,432 + London Weighting Allowance £3,339.

Full Time

Permanent

Ashford

Belfast

Birmingham

Bridgend

Bristol

Chelmsford

Chorley

Crawley

Dover

Exeter

Fareham

Gartcosh

London

Midlands

Nottingham

Scotland

Sheffield

Slough

Stevenage

Sunderland

Wales

Warrington

Yorkshire

Closing date: 7 Oct, 2019

Date added: 10 Sep, 2019

Job description

Please read the candidate information pack for more detail.

Every day will be different. Using innovative approaches and ground breaking techniques you will be making decisions which help to disrupt and bring to justice criminals who present the highest threat to the UK.

Responsible for managing and leading officers investigating serious and organised crime.

As a Senior Investigator, you will be managing a team of PIP2 investigators and mentoring trainees so will have experience mentoring and developing staff.

You will be required to manage and lead serious and organised crime investigations as a Deputy SIO / Action Allocator, will be experienced in managing risk, and have proven experience in decision making and managing resources.

You will be working closely with other NCA departments and partner agencies to identify threats from criminality and work in a challenging environment to pursue offenders. There may be the potential requirement to deploy as a surveillance operative, demanding full flexibility and the ability to work long hours at short notice.

Main Responsibilities

• An in-depth knowledge and use of relevant legislation (UK and international law) affecting operational agency activity.

• Proven experience of successfully leading or supervising people or a team to deliver against operational objectives and performance.

• Experience in effective operational decision making with accountability for decisions made.

Individuals who do not currently hold PIP2 Supervisor accreditation are still eligible to apply as long as they can provide evidence of equivalent level experience. Experienced investigators who join the agency without PIP2 Supervisor accreditation will be required to achieve this within their probationary period.

***All NCA officers must hold SC Enhanced upon entry as a minimum. To meet the National Security Vetting requirements for this role you will need to have resided in the UK for a minimum of 3 out of the past 5 years. For more information please see the Candidate information Pack***