Criminal Investigator

  • Location
    City Of London, Greater London
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Defence and Military
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Public Sector - Civil Service

Criminal Investigator

Our client; a Law Enforcement organisation based in Central London are currently recruiting for an Investigator to work within one of the Operational Divisions, Investigators will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team investigating cases of serious and complex fraud or bribery and corruption: helping to bring cases to timely and successful conclusions.

  • Location: Embankment Area (Hybrid-working)

  • Hours: Full-time, Monday to Friday, 36hrs

  • Pay: £17.68ph

  • Start: ASAP pending a security clearance which can take up to 4 weeks

  • Duration: 6-9 months


  • Taking an active role in an investigation, including developing lines of enquiry and gathering evidence.

  • Assisting your case team in exercising our client powers under Section 2 CJA 1987.

  • Assisting multiple investigations contemporaneously which are running at different speeds and in a dynamic environment in accordance with legislation and investigation standards.

  • Participate in searches of business and residential premises working in conjunction with the police and/ or wider law enforcement community.

  • Reviewing large quantities of material to identify relevant information and progress lines of enquiry.

Experience/Skills Required

  • Experience in witness and/or victim statement in criminal investigations either economic crime or major or former CID.

  • Good knowledge of CPIA and understand the fundamental of how this applies to witness statements etc.

  • Preferable experience of eDiscovery and/or holding analytical skills to undertake lines of enquiry.

Why work with Adecco:

  • 20 days annual leave 9 days bank holiday

  • Perks at work - discount vouchers and points to spend

  • Support program with 24/7 helpline

  • Eye care vouchers

  • Competitive pension scheme

If this is the role for you, then apply today! Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Adecco is an equal opportunities provider.

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