Intelligence Analyst – Trainee – NZ Police

Job Description
Intelligence Analyst – Trainee
Salary Range: $59,333.00 – $76,784.00
Permanent, Fulltime
Job Requisition ID: 17311
The Tasman District Intelligence Unit based in Nelson has a vacancy for an Intelligence analyst/trainee.
The purpose of the role is to contribute to crime and crash reduction and the prevention and disruption of criminal activity by preparing nationally-standardised intelligence products that inform and support prevention, intervention and enforcement activities. The role within our organisation is to lead the activities for Our Business and enable our people to deliver them.

Skills – you will be able to:
Demonstrate analytical thinking.
Apply analytical techniques to interpret information for intelligence analysis.
Research, analyse, critically examine crime and criminality, and write intelligence products to assist decision makers.
Manage competing demands and high workload at times and able to demonstrate an ability to execute on their purpose.
Develop and maintain a wide range of positive relationships (internal and external)

Experience – you will have:
Experience producing a high standard of reports/presentations.
Experience in using a variety of tools and techniques to understand a problem, develop solutions and effectively influence and inform decision-making.
Experience presenting (written and verbal) complex issues clearly to a range of audiences

Core Competencies – Level 1 Contributor
For more information about the above Core Competencies, visit “Our Values” on our website to view our Core Competency Framework: How We Do Things.

Special Requirements / Applicants must:
Hold the New Zealand Diploma in Intelligence Analysis or equivalent. If the NZDIA is not held, the applicant must have the necessary relevant experience and be able to complete and submit the required NZDIA modules within 15 months of employment. Applicants who do not meet this criteria will be considered for a Trainee Analyst role.
Submit samples of work with their application
Be a New Zealand Citizen or have permanent residency and be able to obtain and maintain an appropriate security clearance

Additional Information:
Successful applicant must reside Nelson
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If this position sounds like you, click APPLY NOW or visit our Police website: select ‘Current vacancies’ to apply today! You will be required to submit a Curriculum Vitae (maximum 4 pages) which provides a brief account of your relevant education, skills and experience. In addition, you must complete an application form telling us why you are interested in the position and how you meet the above Core Competencies of the role, no more than 4000 characters (including spaces), approximately 600-650 words per section.

IMPORTANT: Applications submitted directly through the Government Jobs Website are no longer considered. Please visit our Police website: and select ‘Current vacancies’ to apply for this position.

If you are an existing Police Employee, you must apply through our internal Careers site and include your QID number in your application.
If you are an existing Contractor working for Police, you must apply through the NZ Police career site and create a profile as an external candidate. Please do not include your QID.
If you have questions about this vacancy, please contact Vera Perry by email at

Applications close at 5pm, Friday 29th May 2020