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Assistant Officer

Reference
1606166
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
IT, Public Sector
Location
Leicester
Salary
£19,046
Expiry Date
14/11/2018
As an NCA officer you can make a difference! We are at the forefront of Law enforcement in the UK and we look for a wide variety of skills and experience to protect the public.

Job Description

The Operational Technology team sits within Capability Development in Technology Command. Capability Development leads on specifying, designing, developing, delivering and supporting new technical capabilities (operational, business, back office and corporate) across the agency. Our role is to protect the public from the most serious criminal threats. 

Providing administrative support to the business area; successful candidates will prepare documents, coordinating departmental correspondence, minute taking and diary management. This role will also involve maintaining, developing and reviewing the office systems and processes, arranging meetings and travel bookings, and raising purchase orders in support of departmental procurement activities. 

The ideal candidate will have IT skills (particularly the use of databases and Microsoft Office including Word and Excel), understanding of relational databases, table structures and data integrity issues and also possess administrative/organisational skills with the ability to multitask. In addition to a general knowledge of administrative practices, interpersonal /customer facing skills and the ability to extract and interpret complex data/ information. 

The Technology Command is responsible for NCA’s technology and information estate to enable the agency to lead the UK’s fight against serious and organised crime. Crime-fighting Information and Technology Professionally Delivered Operationally Exploited Through: Creating a cutting edge technology and information environment that connects, empowers and enhances our officers’ crime fighting capabilities The Operational Technology team sits within Capability Development in Technology Command.

Capability Developments new approach was created as part of a recent restructuring, which is:

  • Overall coordination of the agency’s investment strategy and roadmap for capability development and skills growth.
  • Deployment of hi-end capabilities in support of live operations, providing NCA with capabilities for 21st century law enforcement. Capability Development leads on specifying, designing, developing, delivering and supporting new technical capabilities (operational, business, back office and corporate) across the agency. Our role is to protect the public from the most serious criminal threats. 

We are currently looking to recruit 1x G6 Assistant Officer in our Leicester site.

Key Responsibilities:

Provide administrative support to the business area to include:

  •  the preparation of documents
  •  typing and co-ordinating departmental correspondence
  • arranging meetings
  • diary management
  • minute taking
  • maintain, develop and review office systems/processes
  • travel bookings including accommodation/car reservations
  • organise events and raise purchase orders in support of departmental procurement activity (as appropriate)