Vacancy for Support Officer


Salary: £24,270

Applications are invited for the above full time post in the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner. The Commissioner is accountable to the electorate of Suffolk for ensuring that policing services provided by the Suffolk Constabulary are efficient and effective.

This vacancy presents an exciting opportunity to work in a busy high profile public office.

The successful applicant will provide administrative, secretarial and typing support to the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner and will support the delivery of his commissioning responsibilities for victims and crime and disorder reduction.

Applicants should have excellent keyboard skills with experience of providing a proficient word processing service using Microsoft software packages and be able to demonstrate an ability to make decisions, be analytical and innovative in providing solutions to requirements.

The Commissioner is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and self-motivated person with a proven track record in a similar role in an executive level office environment.

If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Christopher Jackson on 01473 782770.

Closing date for completed applications is 5:00 pm on Friday 9th November 2018. Interviews will be held on Thursday 29th November 2018.

Job Description (PDF, 256KB)

Person Specification (PDF, 219KB)

Application Form

Internal Application Form (for existing police employees)

For a hard copy of the application pack please contact the Human Resources Department, Suffolk Constabulary, Police Headquarters, Martlesham Heath, Ipswich IP5 3QS. Telephone 01953 424747 or email:

Completed applications should be returned to the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner by email (to or by post (Anna Parkinson, Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner, Police Headquarters, Martlesham Heath, Ipswich IP5 3QS).