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Firearms Enabling Officer G4

Reference
1621272
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Public Sector
Location
Location is flexible
Salary
£34,971
Expiry Date
25/03/2019
Firearms Enabling Officer G4

Job Description

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. 

We are looking for a Firearms Enabling Officer to manage a team of officers engaged in providing enabling support to the NCA Armed Operations Policy, Compliance, Assurance and Threat to Life. The post holder will be responsible for the development of policies and operating procedures to ensure that appropriate standards are maintained and to provide advice on legislation, policy and tactical options to assist in the planning and implementation of investigations and operations. 

The successful candidate will possess a good understanding of criminal law and UK Legislation related to firearms and Threat to Life operations and demonstrable experience of management of risk in an operational environment. The post holder will also possess a good understanding of Authorised Professional Practice Armed Policing and the Code of Practice on Police use of Firearms. 

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