Intelligence Analyst

Force Headquarters, Camden, London
Full Time
Only areas within Greater London are entitled to this allowance.

An Analyst is required on a Permanent contract paying £26,483.59 per annum plus £2,520.00 London Allowance with British Transport Police (BTP) based in our Force Headquarters in London (NW1).

BTP is the national police Force for Britain’s rail network. Every day we ensure the safety and security of over six million passengers and railway staff throughout England, Scotland and Wales. As an Analyst you will conduct high quality analytical work and deliver a timely analytical service in support of BTP's objectives and priorities. You will provide intelligence and analytical support whilst representing the Force at a national level tackling Major Crime, Fraud, Financial and Organised Crime investigations.

As an Analyst you will be required to:

  • Conduct analysis at a strategic, tactical and operational level, identifying and using appropriate analytical tools and techniques to interpret gaps, patterns and trends, assess threat, risk and harm and make recommendations in support of decision making, prioritisation and resource allocation.
  • Establish and interpret requirements to ensure the needs of key stakeholders are met.
  • Collect and evaluate data and information to support the creation of a collection plan and the delivery of analytical products.

Please see the attached role profile for further information.

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

  • Previous experience in an operational/intelligence development environment and to hold a nationally recognised accreditation in analysis such as NIAT.
  • Telecommunications Analysis experience - hold a nationally recognised accreditation in telecommunications and possess experience of producing such analysis evidentially.
  • Research, analyse and assimilate large volumes of complex data obtained from a variety of sources including call data, ANPR, phone downloads and crime data.
  • Experience of making recommendations, inferences and hypotheses based upon analysis to assist Senior Investigating Officers.
  • Briefed and/or presented analysis of complex data sets to investigation teams and officers of varying rank.
  • Knowledge and experience in the use of a variety of systems/software including i2 Analyst Notebook, MapInfo and Microsoft Office.
  • Experience of conducting and presenting intelligence research including the use of open source techniques.
  • Liaising with external agencies and stakeholders to develop an exchange of information.
  • Experience of working in a team to support fast paced live investigations as well as managing tight deadlines and prioritising workloads.
  • Good working knowledge of the National Intelligence Model (NIM) and relevant legislation (for example Investigatory Powers Act, Data Protection Act, Management of Police Information).
  • Attended case conferences with the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) and attended court as a witness is preferable.

If you are interested in applying to this 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:

  • Starting annual salary of £26,483.59 per annum plus £2,520.00 London Allowance.
  • Yearly incremental pay progression up to £31,554.90 per annum.
  • 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays.
  • Final salary pension.
  • Various salary sacrifice schemes 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.

This opportunity is closed to applications.