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The SFO is a small Auckland-based agency with approximately 54 employees, 90% of us have a frontline role. The central city office consists of forensic accountants, investigators, lawyers, corporate services and investigation support specialists.

Maintaining a diverse workplace and an inclusive culture is important at the SFO. Appointments are based on merit and all employees have a responsibility to promote a work culture in which all people, whatever their gender, ethnic or social background, sexual orientation or role – are valued and treated equitably and with respect.

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Financial Crime Investigator

Investigators form a critical part of multidisciplinary mini-team assigned to each investigation, and are responsible for driving forward investigative tasks under the guidance of a Principal. This role requires an individual to bring their investigative experience and technical knowledge/skill to investigate and prosecute serious or complex financial crime.  

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is an enthusiastic and confident performer and has worked in another domestic or overseas law enforcement agency or similar body. We do need you to have between one and three years’ experience as a qualified Detective or equivalent and would like you to have experience in working on large files and/or undertaken investigative work relating to financial crime. 

If you are interested in this role or you would like further information, please contact:

Paula Watts Managing Director, Niche Recruitment
09 377 2248

All enquires will be treated with strict confidentiality.

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for. Applicants who do not meet these requirements will not be considered.

Closing date: 17 October 2017