Specialist Analyst

Victoria Police is a large organisation employing police, public servants and protective services officers. Victoria Police provides support to the community 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year.

At Victoria Police our goal is for our workforce to reflect the diverse community we serve. We continually seek to attract and retain a diverse workforce which includes people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities and cultures including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage.
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Department: Victoria Police
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Analyst
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/20027044I
Closing Date: 24-Jan-2018
Salary Range: $93,867 - $113,572
Job Duration: Until 30/11/2018
Attachments: C2766.docx (Word, 430KB)
Job Specification

Victoria Police VPS Application Form.docx (Word, 639KB)
Self Assessment

Contact: Simon
8690 2179 or simon.field@police.vic.gov.au

Position Details

  • VPSG-5 range $93,867- $113,572 p.a. + super + leave loading (pro-rata)
  • One (1) part time (0.6 FTE), fixed term (until 30/11/2018) position available
  • Working within the Specialist Intelligence Services Division, Intelligence and Covert Support Command located at the Victoria Police Complex, 313 Spencer Street, Docklands, 3008*

About the role

As the successful applicant, you will provide authoritative strategic advice to Victoria Police decision makers on the results of intelligence gathering and analysis, including the identification of trends and emerging issues. You will model high level leadership attributes in the workplace and across the organisation through the provision of coaching and guidance.  You will contribute to Victoria Police intelligence holdings by remaining conversant with current national and international criminal, technological, legal and operational trends in crime, road safety and public safety, and the intelligence tools being utilised in analysis and reporting.

Some of your duties will include:

  • Conducting analysis on trends, issues and drivers to inform senior decision makers;
  • Preparing  high quality products on a range of issues including crime, road safety and public safety;
  • The development of operational and strategic intelligence across the organisation; and
  • Providing intelligence briefings to Executive Command and other stakeholders as required.

As the successful applicant, you will have:

  • A high level understanding of intelligence analysis and strategic intelligence, with practical applied analyst skills;
  • Demonstrated high-level critical thinking skills and the ability to condense complex ideas and information into a language appropriate for the audience;
  • High-level negotiation, presentation and interpersonal communication skills with the proven ability to liaise with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders;  and
  • Proven experience in the preparation of comprehensive reports, plans, proposals.

Requirements and relevant information:

  • Successful completion of the Victoria Police Intelligence Training Program and the Strategic Analysis Course (through Charles Sturt University) (or qualify within 12 months).
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in the related fields of intelligence, criminology, criminal justice, criminal intelligence or research are highly desirable.
  • Within three months of appointment the successful candidate must obtain a Negative Vetting Level 1 security clearance. To obtain this clearance applicants must hold Australian Citizenship.
  • The successful applicant will be required to sign an agreement of confidentiality.

*Your usual place of work will be within the Specialist Intelligence Services Division, Intelligence and Covert Support Command; however you may be required to work at any other division within the Command as required.

How to Apply

Please click the “Apply Now” button at the bottom of this advertisement. Please view the full Position Description attached to this advertisement before applying. If you are experiencing accessibility issues, please open the Position Description through Acrobat Reader.

When opening the Application Form which is attached to the advertisement, please ‘save' a copy to complete.  Please note that applicants are not required to respond to each key selection criteria listed in the position description.

Applications must include:

  • Resume
  • Completed application form

If you would like to discuss the role further, please contact Simon on (03) 8690 2179 or via email simon.field@police.vic.gov.au.

If you have a disability/medical condition and require a copy of this advertisement and attached documentation in an accessible format or would like to discuss an access requirement/adjustment for the recruitment process, please contact  the VPS Recruitment Team via email vpsrecruitment@police.vic.gov.au.



Please note: No applications will be accepted via email, applicants must click on “Apply Now” to submit an application.

Closing date for applications is midnight, Wednesday 24 January 2018.

Find out what it's like working as a Victorian Public Servant for Victoria Police: http://www.policecareer.vic.gov.au

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