Police Staff Investigator - Local Authority

  • Job Reference: 361862
  • Date Posted: 2 July 2024
  • Website: https://corporate.spinwellglobal.com/
  • Location: Liverpool
  • Salary: £21.01 Per Hour
  • Sector: Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Role: Police Staff Investigator REF 361862
Contract: 6 months initially
Location: office based in Kirkby, Altrincham, Saltney, Lancaster, Warrington
IR35: Inside
Rate to intermediary: £21.01 per hour - Umbrella

Spinwell is recruiting for a Police Staff Investigator for an excellent opportunity within the public sector.


To investigate Level Two criminality into Serious and Organised Crime on behalf of the NW Region, therefore reducing the risk from those causing the most serious harm to the communities severed by the NW Region.


It is essential that the post holder has extensive experience in the following, in order to investigate and review cases and to quality assure processes:

  • Proven inter-personal and communication skills, both oral and written.
  • The post holder must be able to write and produce comprehensive letters and reports to a high standard.
  • Ability to plan and organise, manage priorities, balancing their workload and work to deadlines monitoring delivery to ensure required standard is met.
  • The post holder must be willing and able to undertake relevant courses to enable them to conduct criminal investigations together with the ability to interview witnesses and victims and interview suspects. They must have or be able to work towards gaining a sound and accurate working knowledge of legislation and procedures relevant to the documenting, handling and storage of exhibits, the responsibilities and procedures in respect of disclosure.
  • Ability to work in a small team with minimum supervision.

It is desirable that the post holder has experience of the following, in order to review cases, lead investigations and quality assure processes:

  • File management.
  • Proven and well evidenced experience in an investigative role and is able to understand the complexities and sensitivities of crime investigation.
  • Liaising with CPS, legal representatives and other agencies involved in crime investigations.
  • Experience in the roles of disclosure, exhibits, and telecommunications and outside enquiries on live investigations.
  • PEACE trained.
  • Knowledge of major incident room procedures.

If you are a Police Staff Investigator apply now or send your CV to Spinwell!


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