Integrity Investigator – the Football Association

October 25, 2016

Location: Wembley, decease London, viagra UK

Closing date: 3rd November 2016


The Football Association (The FA) is the governing body of football in England. We are responsible for promoting and developing the game at all levels; from grass roots through to the professional game, The FA Cup and the England International teams, and has two core assets: Wembley Stadium and St George’s Park.

The Role:

  • – To investigate possible breaches of FA Rules and Regulations relating to the integrity of the game.
  • – To ensure Participants are educated in relation to matters affecting the integrity of the game.

Key responsibilities will include;

  • – To proactively and reactively conduct investigations into alleged breaches of FA Rules relating to areas including financial misconduct, betting, match fixing, breaches of the intermediary regulations, third party ownership, media/social media comments, discrimination and anti-doping.
  • – To specifically address matters involving breaches of betting and/or match fixing regulations.
  • – Develop intelligence sources and encourage intelligence sharing in relation to integrity matters.
  • – Conduct investigative interviews and thorough reviews of all available evidence in relation to alleged breaches of FA Rules.
  • – Prepare case files for prosecution.
  • – Ensure effective and thorough case file management for all investigations.
  • – Work in conjunction with other members of the Integrity Team to identify and overcome emerging threats to the integrity of the game.
  • – Make recommendations on how investigations strategy and practice can be enhanced and made more timely and efficient
  • – Ensure that best practice is followed and further developed in relation to investigations into misconduct.
  • – Input into policy development in relation to policies and procedures concerning integrity issues.
  • – Execute additional tasks as required in order to meet FA Group changing priorities.

The Person:
The successful candidate will possess the following skills and experience:


– Detailed knowledge and understanding of the area of sports betting, integrity and anti-corruption.
– Extensive experience of the conduct and management of investigations in a regulatory and/or anti-corruption context
– Experience of multi-jurisdictional investigations and collaborative working across agencies
– Established investigative  interviewing skills
– Experience of case file preparation and management
– Experience of intelligence handling and processing confidential and sensitive information
– Good knowledge of the English football pyramid including Steps 1-4
– Strong presentation skills
– Good knowledge of English football including the professional and semi-professional game and the non-league Pyramid.
– Excellent written communication and report writing skills
– Significant professional investigation experience

What the employers can offer:

  • An exciting and challenging role within a changing, dynamic and world-renowned sports organisation.
  • Attractive benefits and a competitive salary for the right candidate

The Football Association Group promotes inclusion and diversity, and welcomes applications from everyone. If you have any particular requirements in respect of the recruitment or interview process please mention this in your covering letter.

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