intelligence officer




Intelligence officers develop and execute plans to gather information and intelligence. They investigate the lines of enquiry which would provide them with the necessary intelligence, and contact and interview people who may provide intelligence. They write reports on their results, and perform administrative duties to ensure records maintenance.

Alternative label

  • research & intelligence officer

  • counter-terrorism analyst

  • intelligence analyst

  • intelligence research specialist

  • housing intelligence officer

  • intelligence investigator

  • intelligence research officer

  • criminal intelligence analyst

  • military intelligence officer

  • cyber investigator

  • research and intelligence officer

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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