Department for Education

Investigations Managers, Senior Investigators and Investigators

Manchester, Coventry, Sheffield & Darlington
Investigations Manager £48,493, Senior Investigator £35,493, Investigator £28,655
14 Sep 2018
14 Oct 2018
1597853, 1597869, 1597927
Job role
Audit, Internal audit
Contract type
  1. Do you like working in a fast paced environment on high profile work?
  2. Do you want to work in a diverse team of specialists and play a key role in the protection and governance of public funds?
  3. Do you have experience in investigation and counter fraud and possess exceptional attention to detail?

    The Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) are recruiting for a number of roles including investigators, senior investigators and investigations managers.

    The ESFA is an executive agency of the Department for Education and is responsible for distributing over £63bn of funding annually to the education, training and skills sector. 

    Counter Fraud and Investigations (CF&I) is a national team of specialist counter fraud and investigation professionals within the ESFA. We are recruiting experienced, professionally qualified investigators or Counter Fraud specialists with accountancy and/or internal audit experience to play a key role to identify and manage fraud risk.

    The role will provide you with a rewarding opportunity to improve standards for learners across the country. 

    You will benefit from working in a fast-paced environment in an extremely interesting and challenging role. As well as this, the Civil Service offer flexible working arrangements, 25 days leave, increasing to a maximum of 30 days after five years’ service and a highly competitive Civil Service Pension Scheme.