Hotspot Analyst OPCC

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Hotspot Analyst OPCC
Contract / Temporary

Lincolnshire BL TCL 361772

Posted: 16th May 2024 09:46
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  • Pay Rate:

    £16.46 per hour PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    37 Monday – Thursday 8.30am to 4.30pm and Friday 8.30am to 4.00pm

  • This opening assignment is for 10-11 months

  • Lincoln,

    LN2 2LT

What's involved with this role:

Temporary Hotspot Analyst OPCC

Job Ref: Lincolnshire BL TCL 361772

Pay Rate: £16.46 per hour PAYE

Hours per week: 37 Monday – Thursday 8.30am to 4.30pm and Friday 8.30am to 4.00pm

Role Length: This opening assignment is for 10-11 months

City: Lincoln

Hybrid working

NB: Police Vacancy - only for candidates with a minimum of 5 years continuous UK address history. Please note that this vacancy is subject to a strict security vetting procedure.

The purpose of the role is to undertake research and analytical work, with the aim of assisting the OPCC and Lincolnshire Police in their hotspot decision making with the aim of making Lincolnshire the safest place to live, work and visit. Collate data to produce evidence based reports that help identify and explain hotspot issues within the county, and work with the leadership team to develop guidance to inform patrolling plans.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Receiving, reading and collating information received from various sources and applying analytical techniques related to Lincolnshire crime data, data generated from the geo-location application.
  • Provide a single data monthly returns for total aggregate patrol hours, arrests, total stop and searches recorded, and total ASB powers recorded in hot spot areas [month].
  • Provide patrol-level data comprising of date, hotspot and time (start and finish) for each patrol as well as the number of police, PCSOs, partners on each patrol and type of main partner [quarterly].
  • Provide counts of ASB incidents (collected as part of the programme) and crimes (collected separately via the ADR) in the hotspots by day and by hotspot [quarterly].
  • Provide the total aggregate number of weapons taken off the streets [quarterly], funded by the programme. data generated from the geo-location application.
  • Analyse information from computerised and manual source of records, relating to policing activities, law enforcement matters extending to interdependent issues linked with Socio Economic and Demographic impacts.
  • Identify information gaps and make recommendations for obtaining further information.
  • Present the results of analysis to programme or project leads.
  • Give presentations to senior officers and officials, Home Office representatives, police personnel and other interested parties, as appropriate, to illustrate the benefits of analysis and the techniques used to produce information.


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  1. Educated to degree standard or equivalent or experience in a similar role.


Skills & Experience:

  1. Minimum of 12 months recent experience in a similar role, or context and ideally within a public sector organisation.
  2. Demonstrates experience of working under pressure and meeting deadlines.
  3. Proven competence in using IT applications to input and extract data.
  4. Demonstrates experience in the preparation, presentation, and explanation of information.
  5. Demonstrates experience in the application of analytical techniques
  6. Experience in the research of information from a variety of sources.
  7. Ability to develop strong working relationships with members of staff at all levels.
  8. Communicates effectively and clearly both verbally and in writing avoiding jargon.
  9. Uses analytical skills to produce well-reasoned theory.
  10. Must be IT literate and have good keyboard skills in order to operate relevant computer packages including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook to provide an efficient service.




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Hotspot Analyst OPCC
Client Category: Police Force

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