|Category:||Vale of White Horse District Council|
Job title -Investigation Officer
Closing date - 21st November 2019
Salary-£29,687 - £35,077
This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly regarded and successful
investigation team at South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse District
Councils. As an Investigation Officer you will be responsible for undertaking dedicated
fraud prevention, detection and investigation activities within South Oxfordshire District Council and Vale of White Horse District
Council, or other partnership authorities.
Day to day
You will be conducting comprehensive investigations into suspected and
potential fraud cases in accordance with best practice and all applicable
legislation. This will involve you working closely with colleagues across the council as
well as other investigative agencies.
You will also perform a range of due diligence activities, supporting service areas across the council. This will require you to effectively manage your own workload whilst working to tight deadlines.
Whilst you will be primarily based at Milton Park or Crowmarsh Gifford, your duties will require you to be out and about in the districts undertaking enquiries as part of your investigative and due diligence activities.
You will have a recognised counter fraud or investigation qualification, e.g. Accredited Counter Fraud Specialist, Professionalism in Security (PINS), NVQ level 3 or 4 in investigations or at least three years' experience working in a counter fraud or similar investigative environment.
You must possess thorough technical knowledge of criminal law and procedure, especially POCA, PACE, RIPA, CPIA and demonstrate practical application.
You will have the ability to deal with sensitive issues with
a high level of integrity, tact and diplomacy and be able to work under
For more information about this role please contact Lisa Sexton on 01235 422483 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please download a Job Description and Person Specification for more information regarding this vacancy:
Investigation Officer - Job Description and Person Specification
Closing Date: 23:59 on 21st of November 2019.
Interviews will be held on 29th November 2019. The selection process will be an interview.