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Covert Monitoring Unit Case Officer

Reference
1621361
Contract Type
Flexible Hours, Part-Time, Permanent
Sector
Public Sector
Location
Warrington
Salary
£30,154 - £33,504
Expiry Date
25/03/2019
Due to the nature of the role it is highly advised that you review the Candidate Information pack attached to this vacancy.

Job Description

Candidates must be able to obtain DV Clearance 


Investigations Command is the core crime fighting capability of the NCA. We take an intelligence-led approach and concentrate on tackling the criminals and risks to the public which are beyond the capability or capacity of other law enforcement bodies. 

The Investigations Command provides a flexible, shared operational capability, designed to maximise the impact of the UK's collective resources against serious and organised crime, and in specialist support of major crime. Our teams respond to a broad range of threats, many of which also remain a responsibility for police forces and other agencies as well as private industry. 

Our teams also lead investigations across the Serious and Organised Crime landscape and provide a national service of specialist investigative skills and expertise to support major crime investigations conducted by police forces, such as abduction, serial sexual crime and no body murder. 

The Covert Monitoring Unit Case Officer is responsible for supporting the provision of guidance to operations SIO’s throughout an investigation involving intrusive covert audio and video monitoring, to liaise with the NCA Technical Operations Law Enforcement partners and stakeholders to optimise the use of covert audio, video and enhancement technology and to support the development and maintenance of the NCA Covert Monitoring Operating Model and the Covert Monitoring Training Programme. Full details of this role can be found in the attached Candidate Information Pack. 

The ideal candidate will have a good working knowledge of UK and International legislation, codes of practice, policy and guidance that impacts on the use of covert monitoring and related technical surveillance capabilities. Candidates will be required to have experience of managing the acquisition, storage and analysis of audio-visual products and related dated from a range of sources, as well as proven experience of responding to time critical scenarios within a dynamic operational environment and managing a tight deadline. 

If you want to make the UK a safer place, apply today. See the candidate information pack for more detail 

 

Experience Criteria 

You will be required to supply evidence of: 

  • A good working knowledge of UK and international legislation, codes of 
  • practice, policy and guidance that impacts on the use of covert monitoring and related technical surveillance capabilities
  • Experience of managing the acquisition, storage and analysis of audio-visual product and related data from a range of sources
  • Proven experience of responding to time critical scenarios within a dynamic operational environment as well as managing tight deadlines

 

Person specification

  • Recent experience of managing covert activity requiring RIPA Authority.

Behaviours

We'll assess you against these behaviours during the selection process:

  • Communicating and Influencing
  • Working Together
  • Delivering at Pace

 

Technical skills

We'll assess you against these technical skills during the selection process:

  • National Insurance Number - Required for monitoring purposes only