Deputy Senior Investigator

The Police Investigations and Review Commissioner is currently seeking applications for a Deputy Senior Investigator to join our team.


The successful candidate will have proven experience in managing complex investigations and a background in carrying out a similar function in an inspection, regulatory, or enforcement environment.

 A strong analytical approach, keen eye for detail when gathering evidence, confident interviewer, analysis and presentation with well-developed critical thinking skills, obtaining information and using sound judgement to reach conclusions are all essential skills for this role.  

This experience may have been gained within organisations other than the police service and we would welcome applications from candidates with relevant experience from other organisations.

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Key Information

  • Location: Hamilton (Hybrid)
  • Salary: £44,557 - £53,351 (B3)
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • Hours: around 37 hrs per week
  • Deadline: Sunday, 25 February

Candidate Information Pack

Our candidate information pack provides you with all the relevant details relating to this vacancy.

It includes:

  • Job description
  • Competencies
  • Person specification
  • Vetting details
  • Job benefits
  • Our selection process
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How to apply

Please read the candidate information pack and download the application form.

Your completed application form should be emailed to:

Applicants who have not been contacted by us within three weeks of the closing date, should assume they have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Please note:

  • We do not accept CVs.
  • We are unable to provide feedback on unsuccessful applications
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