Intelligence Researcher

UK Anti-Doping (UKAD)
Location London, UK
Posted 27/11/2017
Closes 08/12/2017
Sector Agencies & Sponsors, Science & Medicine
Function Strategy & Research, Medicine & Science, Analysis & Research, Anti-Doping
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Salary Circa £24,000 per annum plus benefits

Job Description

Intelligence Researcher (Permanent)

Job Purpose

To undertake a variety of duties, including data entry and developing a first tier research summary for new intelligence received into the unit, using a variety of sources.

To work as a team with the rest of the intelligence unit to collate information and to provide intelligence research and analytical support to on-going operations.

Person Specification:


  • Educated to a degree level or equivalent
  • Previous experience of working in an intelligence environment, gathering and developing intelligence
  • Experience and working knowledge of intelligence research techniques (including open source), and with analytical tools and methods
  • Familiarity with the National Intelligence Model and the associated processes
  • Proven capability to plan and carry out activities in an orderly and well-structured way, working within appropriate policy and procedures
  • Familiarity with the Freedom of Information Act, and the Data Protection Act
  • Experience of communicating and presenting to a variety of levels of seniority and backgrounds both internally and externally to UKAD
  • Experience of managing sensitive and confidential information in an appropriate manner


  • Accuracy and good attention to detail is essential
  • Excellent IT skills, including full competence in the use of MS Office
  • Participate as a member of a team to move the team toward the completion of goals
  • Demonstrable critical and creative thinking abilities
  • Desirable to have analytical training and skill set

UK Anti-Doping (UKAD)

UKAD is the national organisation dedicated to protecting a culture of clean sport.

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