Humberside Police – Digital Innovation co-ordinator  

Role: HP – Digital Innovation co-ordinator      

Department: Enabling

Location: Priory Road

Salary: £28,353 - £30,195

Hours:  37 hours per week          

Contract Type: Temporary for 1 Year      

We are currently recruiting for a Digital Innovation co-ordinator               

This is a unique opportunity to work within the heart of Local Policing, assisting police officers and members of the public on a daily basis.


Role Purpose:

As part of the Digital Innovation Team, to support the development, co-ordination and day-to-day oversight of a programme of projects, initiatives and activities to directly support the delivery of the Force Digital Strategy and relevant national programmes.


Key Responsibilities:

Supporting the identification and development of innovative effective digital solutions to influence improvements to the Forces future technological service delivery.

Supporting management ensuring the successful delivery of digital projects, which are critical to the effective operation and management of the Force and the supporting IT infrastructure.

Supporting the implementation of regional and national IT projects (Digital innovation programme) within force e.g. intelligence.

Maintaining and supporting the department’s quality policy by working to the documented procedures and adhere to the data protection principles.

Ensuring that risks to the Force/Command which may affect its ability to provide business as usual now or in the future are identified and escalated to their line manager or local Risk Champion at the earliest opportunity;

Responsible for using the NDM and THRIVE model in all actions undertaken.

Skills and experience:


  • Experience working in digital environment providing professional advice on the most appropriate technical solutions for proposed projects making recommendations for change

  • Computer literacy with an ability to use Microsoft Office including Microsoft Project

  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills with an ability to influence and negotiate.

  • Good report writing skills.

  • Good, numeracy and project planning skills.

  • Excellent presentation skills, speaks clearly in a manner appropriate to the audience.

For further information relating to the role and tasks of this position please refer to the attached role requirement.




We offer generous entitlements and supportive polices to enable a better work-life balance, some of which are listed below:


  • Generous annual leave allowance

  • Generous ‘family’ leave

  • Access to a range of occupational health facilities

  • Generous pension scheme

  • Employee assistance service ( accessible 24/7)


Further information:


Applicants must meet the minimum requirement checkable history criteria, which must be taken into account for individuals applying to work with South Yorkshire Police & Humberside Police in any capacity. A minimum checkable history of 3 years has been identified for this role and successfully undergoing recruitment vetting procedure is a pre-requisite of employment.



If you have any questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact us at

How to apply for the role:

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Closing Date:

Sunday 15th September 2019 at 23.55


Closing dates are not normally extended, other than in exceptional circumstances and agreement is made with the HR Manager, Recruitment and the Line Manager for the role.




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