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G5 Intelligence Analyst


The majority of roles are available in Warrington, Birmingham, Bristol and Central London.

A small number of additional roles will potentially be available in other locations as listed below:

Greater London, South West, South East, North East, Belfast and Gartcosh.


About the job

Please read the candidate information pack for more detail.

As an Intelligence Analyst, your role will be to conduct complex and wide ranging analysis in support of the National Crime Agency's mission; developing intelligence products, such as problem and subject profiles and contributing to the National Strategic Assessment, Annual Plan, National Intelligence Requirements and National Control Strategy to aid the fight to cut serious and organised crime.

You will conduct cross-source analysis and exploitation and make recommendations to support the development of intelligence, gain new insights into criminal activity and behaviour, informing NCA understanding of the impact that targeted activity has on the threat presented by serious and organised crime. You will access a range of covert and overt capabilities to inform this work, working with government, Law Enforcement, UK Intelligence Community, private and third sector, in support of both tactical and strategic objectives.

For full details of roles and responsibilities in each business area please view the Candidate Information Pack at the bottom of the page.

***To be considered you will need to successfully complete an SC enhanced clearance before commencing the role. Some roles will require the ability to obtain a DV and STRAP clearance at a later date. To meet the National Security Vetting requirements for this role you will need to have resided in the UK for a minimum of 3 out of the past 5 years. For more information please see the Candidate information Pack***


The following qualifications/skills are essential to the role and proof will be required at interview:

• IPP accreditation or equivalent experience as listed in the Technical Criteria
• Formal intelligence analysis training (eg NIAT/ GIAT/DIAM).

All of our Intelligence Analysts are required to hold Intelligence Professionalisation Programme (IPP) accreditation or be able to provide evidence of equivalent experience within the answers to the technical criteria. This evidence should have been attained within the last 4 years.

Please ensure the dates of any accreditation you are relying on are entered onto the CV.

Should you progress to the assessment stage of the process, you will be required to provide copies of your original certificates.

Failure to provide evidence at interview may result in your application not progressing to the next stage.


We'll assess you against these behaviours during the selection process:

  • Working Together
  • Delivering at Pace

Technical skills

We'll assess you against these technical skills during the selection process:

  • Experience of carrying out intelligence analysis within law enforcement, defence or national security and the ability to communicate results of intelligence analysis to influence decision making.
  • Good knowledge of relevant legislation and policy within law enforcement, defence or national security.
  • Good knowledge of data management within law enforcement, defence or national security.
  • National Insurance Number - Required for monitoring purposes only.
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