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£26,865 to £28,725 Per year Appointments will normally be based at the bottom point of the salary scale
23 February 2021 11:03:00
Closing Date:
09 March 2021 17:00:00

Based within ICT Dept at Police Headquarters

Scale 6 £26865.00 to £28725.00 per annum

37 hrs per week , Monday-Friday 9-5



Cumbria Constabulary is one of the top performing Police Forces in the country and Cumbria is one of the safest places to live.  Our goal is to make sure that this doesn't change.

The rapid development of technology means ICT plays a significant and central part in almost everything we do.

Our ICT department prides itself on its delivery of the innovative, cutting-edge solutions and we are looking to recruit a confident Business Systems Analyst to join the team to help to support the effective delivery of policing services through the management, administration, development and exploitation of business systems, to provide high quality, customer focused services.   


Alongside a competitive salary, the Constabulary actively supports work life balance through the provision of a generous flexible working scheme. In addition, a comprehensive package of employee benefits is available including:

• access to the local government pension scheme,

• child care voucher and cycle to work schemes,

• occupational maternity and sickness schemes, and

• generous annual leave entitlements.


Working experience and applied knowledge of computer applications and environments.

Ability to query and interrogate complex integrated systems.

Experience of working effectively in partnership with customers and ICT suppliers, both internal and external.

Demonstrable understanding of the capabilities required to successfully deliver an ICT related project including: Requirements Specification, Business Process Reengineering, System Testing, and Change Management.

Demonstrable understanding of ICT capability and the issues surrounding the implementation and maintenance of ICT in the police service.

Experience of bringing about change in a large, complex organization.

Previous experience of ICT related projects/system upgrades or work packages within ICT related projects/system upgrades. Experience should have been gained in more than one previous project/upgrade.

Educated to 'A' level or equivalent.

Recognised qualification or training in project management or in a core project delivery skill, such as Change Management or Business Analysis.

Please refer to the attached Job Profile and Person Specification for further details of the role and the essential criteria.

Please note this process will use the Competency and Values Framework for policing (CVF) Personal Qualities.  Please refer to the attached Framework for further details.

Cumbria Constabulary continues to keep Cumbria safe by our staff and officers providing excellent services in partnership with other agencies. Staff jobs are evaluated through the HAY scheme and whilst pay is a strong factor in any recruitment; we can offer the total package, which includes the strong reputational and cultural image of the Constabulary, career progression opportunities including training and development and a wide range of benefits, for further details please click on the following link:

We are already a high performing force, with our staff delivering excellent service on a daily basis. We have outstanding people who work tirelessly to serve our communities. The Code of Ethics sets out the principles and standards of behaviour we expect to see and applies to every individual who works in policing, whether a warranted officer, member of police staff, volunteer or someone contracted to work in a police force, for further details please click on the following link:

We are committed to the development and promotion of equal opportunities for all.  Due to their under representation, applications are particularly welcomed from eligible minority group candidates.

The closing date for this post is 5pm Tuesday 9th March 2021.

* Appointment to all posts is subject to vetting checks some of which may be enhanced

Application forms can be completed online and emailed to  or alternatively returned by post to the following address: Employee Services Department, Cumbria Constabulary Police Headquarters, Carleton Hall, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 2AU.

To apply for this vacancy please refer to the attached application form and application form guidance

Appointments will normally be based at the bottom point of the salary scale.

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