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C Division
North West Area HQ (Peninsula, Manchester)
Full Time

An Analyst is required for a permanent contract paying £25,964.30  with British Transport Police (BTP) based in Manchester, Peninsula.

BTP is the national police Force for Britain’s railways. Every day we ensure the safety and security of over six million passengers and staff throughout England, Scotland and Wales. As an Analyst with BTP you will conduct high quality analytical work and deliver a high quality and timely analytical service in support of BTP's objectives and priorities.

As an Analyst you will be required to:

• Undertake analysis of extensive data sets; including crime, intelligence, incidents, telecommunication, financial, witness/ suspect statements, statistics, interview material, partnership and open source information.

• Identify information gaps and make recommendations based on analysed data to SCT, Senior Officers, managers, other staff, senior managers within external agencies and the BTPA. Task researchers and other staff with filling identified information gaps.

• Form part of a management team and be regarded as a professional advisor for the use of analytical services and products. Provide analysis to assist in developing organisational, operational, intelligence and investigative strategies and policies.

Further information about this vacancy can be found in the attached job description.

The successful Analyst will be required to evidence the following skills:

• Experience of producing complex reports, both alone and as part of a team

• Research and analytical skills evidenced either through work experience or educational background.

• Trained and experienced in using Microsoft Office applications and different databases for the purposes of research and analysis. Experience of producing research and analysis dealing with different types of data for example data mining, use of databases.

If you are interested in applying to this Analyst role then please do not delay as interviews will be held as soon as appropriate candidates are highlighted. In return for your experience, we can offer you:

• Salary up to £25,964.30

• 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays

• Final salary pension

• Various salary sacrifice schemes (cycle to work/childcare) and retail discounts

We want our organisation to be as diverse as the community it serves and welcome applications from everyone. You must have both the permanent right to live and work in the UK and have been permanently resident in the UK for at least the previous three years. Any cautions or convictions including those deemed ‘spent’ must be declared at the point of application but will not necessarily exclude you from employment.

We kindly ask agencies not to send CVs. If CVs are received BTP reserve the right to engage with the candidate directly and without a fee being paid under any circumstances.