The announcement for the Forensic Analyst of Electronic Data position by the Cyprus Police was cancelled and re-announced due to the oversight of a necessary qualification. Applicants who had already paid the application fees will receive refunds and are encouraged to reapply under the new announcement number 5603/1.
Why was the Forensic Analyst of Electronic Data position announcement by the Cyprus Police cancelled and re-announced?
The Cyprus Police cancelled the original announcement for the Forensic Analyst of Electronic Data position due to an oversight of an essential qualification: registration with the Register of Members of the Scientific and Technical Chamber of Cyprus (ETEK) in electronic engineering. Affected applicants will receive refunds and are invited to reapply with the new requirements under announcement number 5603/1.
Overview of Cancellation
The Cyprus Police has recently issued a notice regarding the cancellation of an announcement for a specialized position. Originally published in the Official Gazette of the Republic under announcement number 5588/1353 dated 24/11/2023, the position advertised was for one (1) Forensic Analyst of Electronic Data. Upon review, it was discovered that an essential qualification had been inadvertently left out of the original announcement.
Essential Qualification Requirement
The missing qualification pertains to registration with the Register of Members of the Scientific and Technical Chamber of Cyprus (ETEK). Specifically, candidates are required to be registered in the field of electronic engineering, which encompasses computer engineering as well. Recognizing this oversight, the Cyprus Police has taken immediate action.
Refunds and New Application Procedures
Individuals who had already paid the application fees in response to the initial announcement will receive full refunds. These individuals, along with new applicants, are invited to reapply under the new announcement. The updated announcement carries the number 5603/1 and was published in the Official Gazette of the Republic on 03/01/2024.
Applicants are required to submit their applications exclusively online through the government portal at
www.gov.cy. The specific section to navigate to is “Employment and Social Insurance->Applications.”
Creating a CY Login Profile
To begin the application process, one must first create a profile designated as a Citizen (Natural Person) on the CY Login system. The authentication of this profile is a mandatory step and can be accomplished through several methods:
- Verification via e-banking.
- A video call with officers from Citizen Service Centers (KEP) for individuals with Cypriot identification, which must be scheduled in advance.
- A direct appointment at an Identification Center.
A detailed guide on these authentication methods is available at the following link:
Applicants with an existing certified profile should not create a new one. However, for those who have forgotten their login credentials, there are recovery options for both username and password.
Submission of Supporting Documents
As part of the application, candidates need to scan and upload all pertinent certificates. It is crucial to note that any applications submitted after the specified deadline will not be considered and will be automatically rejected by the system.
Application Period and Fees
The window for submitting applications opens on Thursday, 04/01/2024, at 09:00 and will close on Monday, 05/02/2024, at 14:00. An application fee of €45 is applicable, which must be paid through the JCC payment acceptance system.
Additional Information and Assistance
For more details on the required qualifications, the duties and responsibilities of the position, and other relevant information, candidates can refer to the Official Gazette of the Republic dated 03/01/2024. Further assistance can be obtained from the Police websites
www.cypruspolicenews.com, or by contacting the Recruitment Office of the Police at the following numbers: 22808236, 22808247, and 22808483.
Note: Publication details for the newspaper of the Republic have been omitted.
The announcement for a job position as a Forensic Analyst of Electronic Data by the Cyprus Police was cancelled and then re-announced. This happened because the original announcement forgot to mention an important qualification: registration with the Register of Members of the Scientific and Technical Chamber of Cyprus (ETEK) in electronic engineering. People who had already paid the application fees will get their money back and are encouraged to apply again with the new announcement number 5603/1. The new application can be done online through the government portal and applicants need to submit their supporting documents. The application period is from January 4th, 2024 to February 5th, 2024, and there is an application fee of €45. More information and assistance can be found on the Police websites or by contacting the Recruitment Office.