Senior Intelligence Analyst - Strategic Intelligence & Capability, State Intelligence Command (4 positions)

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Senior Intelligence Analyst - Strategic Intelligence & Capability, State Intelligence Command (4 positions)

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The NSW Police Force (NSWPF) is one of the largest police forces in the western world, with more than 20,000 employees, including more than 4,000 administrative employees who support the sworn officers that provide a range of law and order services 24 hours a day, seven days a week to the socially, geographically and culturally diverse community of NSW.

Our commitment to Diversity

The NSW Police Force is a proud employer of a diverse range of people. We are committed to reflecting the diverse community we serve and creating an inclusive and respectful workplace for all employees. Differences are embraced, contributions are valued, and everyone has a sense of connection and belonging.

We welcome people with diverse skills, experiences, perspectives and backgrounds and encourage applications from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander peoples, and individuals who may identify as LGBTIQ, with disability, a culturally and linguistically diverse background, and people of all ages.

If you identify as a person with disability or require information or specific arrangements to participate in the recruitment process, please contact Christie Wallace on 02 8835 9712.

If you identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander and would like assistance with your application, please contact the NSWPF Aboriginal Employment & Engagement team on (02) 9768 4644.

About the role

We have an opportunity for a Senior Intelligence Analyst to be part of our Strategic Intelligence & Capapbility team within the State Intelligence Command. The Senior Intelligence Analyst applies expertise in making assessments and predictions to support decision making through a variety of tasks from tactical intelligence functions to strategic reporting on threats and challenges to NSW Police Force.

Essential requirements

Obtain and maintain the requisite security clearance for this role.
Sound understanding of tactical and strategic intelligence, and ability to apply intelligence concepts and ability to prepare intelligence assessments and reports.
Willingness to complete the NSWPF delivered Applied Intelligence Training Program course or equivalent within two years of commencement in role.

For more information on this role (e.g. key accountabilities, key challenges and capabilities required for the role), click here to view the role description.

What we can offer you

At NSWPF our people have access to a range of benefits that help balance life at work and at home. Some of the benefits available when you join the NSWPF include:

competitive salary;
flexible work options;
opportunity to purchase leave;
annual leave loading;
corporate wellbeing programs including seminars and the Fitness Passport;
free annual influenza vaccination;
salary packaging options via superannuation contributions or a novated vehicle lease;
convenient location for public transport and to shops etc; and
in-house gym facilities.

How to Apply

Applications can only be submitted electronically via the I Work for NSW website.

To be considered for this role, attach a cover letter (2 pages maximum) and an up-to-date resume that clearly details your skills & experience as relevant to this role.

You must also address each of the following Target Questions (300 word limit per question) in the text boxes provided in the online application or attach as a separate document.

Target Question 1:
Provide an example of your critical thinking and analysis skills, when you have worked with various stakeholders to develop a written intelligence product that informed/supported strategic and operational decision making required within a tight timeframe.

Target Question 2:
Describe how you would apply expertise in making an assessment to support decision making in a strategic environment.

Your application must stand on its own merits, and the completeness and relevance of your application will determine if you proceed through to the selection process.

Please do not attach copies of qualifications, certificates or documentation (other than what has been requested) - you can bring these if called for interview.

To be eligible to apply for this role, you must meet one of the following statuses:

an Australian Citizen;
a permanent resident of Australia; or
a New Zealand citizen.

Part of our assessment process may include online and/or telephone capability testing therefore you may be contacted to participate.

Prior to commencement, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a rigorous National Police (criminal history) Check and obtain and maintain a Security Clearance as determined by the NSW Police Force.

This recruitment may be used to create a Talent Pool for similar future roles (ongoing or temporary) that may arise over the next 12 months.