Investigation/Vetting Officer



* Job Title: Investigation/Vetting Officer - 26713


* CV Submission Deadline: Thursday 18th January @ 10:20am


* Daily Pay Rates: £174.00 - £232 UMBRELLA / £138.55- £184.73


* Hours: Daily 7.4 / Weekly 37


* Location: South East: Milton Keynes: ACIO


* Contract Length: 05/02/2018 to 31/08/2018


* Security Clearance Level Required: BPSS(DS)/SC preferred

We are looking for Investigation/Vetting Officer(s) with Sc who can work from home/Milton Keynes & have had interview experience in the last 2 years.

Details below.

.To plan, co-ordinate and conduct investigations into suspected cartel activity in collaboration with Assistant Director Investigators, Principal Investigation Officers and Senior Investigation Officers.
To assist, where appropriate, with applications to the High Court for search warrants.
To assist with on-site investigations using formal powers.
To comply with statutory duties and procedural requirements in all investigatory activity.
To analyse, assess and present to the team leaders, the evidence gathered in the course of an investigation identifying whether it is sufficient to proceed and to assist the team leader, as appropriate, in drafting appropriate documentation.
Other tasks may be required to be undertaken from time to time commensurate with an investigator post.
The primary role of the Vetting Officer is to conduct vetting interviews on behalf of UKSV.

The information obtained at interview provides a significant contribution towards the security assessment of the suitability of a person to have authorised access to sensitive government information and protectively marked assets.
Vetting interviews are undertaken with individuals at all levels across the MOD, Government Departments, Police Forces, Government Contractors and members of the general public.

The role involves interviewing individuals by telephone, and very occasionally face-to-face - which might require travel to official establishments and private homes (advance notice of travel usually given).
The job holder will be required to write up the interviews in reports as per the Vetting Officer's Standard Instructions.

Their report should provide a fair and upbiased assessment/recommendation in the format required, and to a stated quality standard.
They will be set a required number of interviews and reports to be completed on a weekly basis, and will be expected to manage and organise their time efficiently to deliver the required outputs.

Mandatory requirements/experience:



* Recent investigative interviewing experience (within the last two years);


* Experience of report/paper writing;


* Have good interpersonal skills and the ability to put people at their ease;


* Willingness to undergo National Security Vetting (if security clearance not already held).

Desirable requirements:



* PIP Level 2 qualified or equivalent;


* Good IT skills, particularly familiarity with Microsoft Office products (including Outlook and Word);


* An understanding of risk, and analytical skills;


* Previous experience working within the Civil Service;

If you are an Investigation/Vetting Officer & meet the experience required above please call/mail me asap.

Thank you.


James/Number 8 Resourcing Ltd

Please note the CV submission deadline.
Please don't apply if you don't have the experience or clearance!


  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: 6 months approx
  • Rate: 174-232 Per Day Umb/Paye option
  • Location: Milton Keynes, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: Number 8 Resourcing Ltd
  • Contact: James Christie
  • Tel: 02087472161
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: D26713mk
  • Posted: 2018-01-16 10:52:40 -

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