ICT Analyst

13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Dear Candidate, I am looking to recruit 5 ICT Analysts for full time positions of varying duration. I am particularly interested in hearing from those with the relevant skills and experience, including University Students who are available for short term assignments varying from 3 months (X2) to 8 months (X2) (remaining post 1 X 6 months). The role is to be advertised by Exeter University additionally.

Post: ICT Analyst x5
Grade: £14.73/hr
Location: Exeter
Host Force: Devon & Cornwall
Vetting: Enhanced
Hours: 37
Flexi-time: yes
Start date: ASAP
Duration: 2x 3 months, 2x 8 months, 1x 6 months - this will be determined at interview

The principal responsibility of the role is to report to Area Leads or Managers within ICT Department of the Strategic Alliance between Devon & Cornwall and Dorset Police. Can have project-based responsibility for ICT Support Officers or other similar roles.

Key requirements:

* Significant experience of successfully working in a user-focused ICT service and project delivery environment.
* Experience of working with 3rd party suppliers in the delivery of end to end ICT services.
* Broad technical understanding and practical experience of working with a number of the processes and technologies in use within the police service, with proven aptitude to understand related concepts and their application. For example and not an exhaustive list:
* ICT Infrastructure - Local and Wide Area Networks. Fixed, wireless, radio and mobile Networks
* Mobile Data services. Operating systems, protocols, databases and service management tools.
* Availability and capacity management
* ICT Applications - Software design principles, system and service administration
* Availability management, service validation & testing, knowledge management.
* ICT Change - requisite products derived throughout the full change lifecycle including requirements capture, service design, evaluation, implementation, change, transition, release, capacity and configuration management
* Understanding of ICT security and background understanding of legal issues relating to ICT e.g. Data Protection and Computer Misuse Acts
* Proven ability to analyse and use information methodically to identify problems and draw logical conclusions.
* Proven technical problem solving skills
* Demonstrable ability to communicate complex technical information in a way meaningful to non-specialists
* Ability to work under pressure, unsupervised
* Excellent presentation skills
* Good Microsoft Office skills

Should you wish to apply please send through the following:

1. Your updated CV.
2. Your availability; when you are available to interview
3. Your availability; when you are able to start if successful
4. Details of any up & coming holidays planned in next 6 months
5. Explanation of any gaps in your CV.
6. Your reason for leaving your current position.
7. If you have worked for Devon & Cornwall Police or any other police constabulary previously.
8. 2 or 3 examples of where your experience/skills match.


Please note this position requires vetting paperwork to be completed & taken with you to interview should you be invited to interview. These will be sent to you should you be successful at interview along with guidance on how to complete them. Please note vetting can take up to 6 weeks although generally, successful candidates clear in approximately 2-4 weeks. You will be required to take one proof of address & one proof of ID with you to accompany your vetting forms. Please see below the list of ID required:

Proof of ID:
In date Passport or birth certificate with both parent's names on it.

Proof of address:
Driving license with your current address on it or a bank statement or utility bill with your name & current address on it & must be dated within the last 3 months.

Adecco is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer