Job Title: Counter Fraud Officer
Salary Range: £27,741 - £30,451 pa
Hours: 37 per week - (part-time or reduced hours will be considered)
Contract: Fixed Term Contract for Maternity Cover to commence 01 April 2021 to 31 March 2022
The Hertfordshire Shared Anti-Fraud Service (SAFS) provides an award winning fraud prevention and investigation services to our partner organisations across Hertfordshire & Bedfordshire. Primarily working from home at present but based at one of our offices across Hertfordshire or Bedfordshire. We have a vacancy for someone willing to work in a high pressure environment to demanding targets and delivering excellent service outcomes.
Working as Counter Fraud Officer you must be able to develop professional relationships, have excellent IT and person skills, be prepared to learn and develop as well as undertake, or have already completed, nationally accredited training, and be capable of adapting or developing existing procedures.
The role includes the investigation of fraud committed against a variety of public sector bodies across Hertfordshire. You will be required to interview suspects and witnesses in criminal, civil and disciplinary investigations, accurately collate and record evidence and produce high quality files for use in court or at tribunals.
As this post is to cover a maternity leave post, applications will only be considered from those with relevant experience and qualifications in the counter fraud field.
Hertfordshire County Council is a leading local authority with a highly regarded Counter Fraud service. This is your chance to be part of a busy team that is flexible, responds quickly to change and is never complacent. You’ll be taking on a diverse range of projects which promote Hertfordshire as an innovative, efficient authority with a commitment to helping to keep people healthy and safe and growing the economy.
If you would like an informal chat about this role please contact Nick Jennings on 01438 844705
Closing Date: 21st March 2021
Interview Date: 30th March 2021
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.