International Police Advisors and Subject Matter Experts

Employer: Camris
Location: Global


CAMRIS International, Inc. is an international development and research firm that provides innovative solutions to health and development challenges through high-quality, economical program and research management services.

We use a catalytic development approach with a twofold goal of:
Translating research into impacts that improve the lives and well being of communities and individuals.
Transforming innovative ideas into sustainable development solutions at scale.

With more than 55 years of experience, CAMRIS has a proven record of managing projects in a responsive manner. We have honed a cutting-edge approach to customer service built on providing expert human resources supported by a strong quality assurance process and reliable management and administrative services. We have developed agile, efficient systems for implementing large technical assistance, research, institutional support and other task-based contracts.

Position Summary

In support of future opportunities, CAMRIS International seeks qualified International Civilian Police Advisors and Subject Matter Experts to provide various services including: instruction and training, curriculum development, proposal development and program design, and technical advisement to law enforcement agencies around the world. Field work will involve providing subject matter expertise and technical assistance to senior officials on matters related to the impartial maintenance of law and order and the protection of human rights. This expertise will include assessing, monitoring, and training local police officers, interacting with local law enforcement stakeholders; observing, monitoring, and advising stakeholders in law enforcement responsibilities and best-practices; assessing existing training programs and making recommendations to local government stakeholders; developing training courses and offering instruction in both classroom and field settings. Positions range from brief domestic or foreign consultancies to 1 – 3 year field posts.

Description Duties:
Expertise and Skills of Interest
Police training (basic, advanced, specialized)
Police mentoring, monitoring and/or advising
Specialized units (SWAT, riot control) training and assistance
Community policing
Border enforcement
Crimes against persons
Property crimes investigation
Criminal Investigation
Crime scene investigation and forensics
Traffic accident investigations
Gender mainstreaming
Civil disorder
Law Enforcement Intelligence
Stability police unit training/development
Narcotics investigations
Homicide Investigations
Transnational crime
Internal Affairs
Financial Crime Investigation
Witness security
Witness protection


Minimum Qualifications
Possess a Bachelor’s or higher degree from an accredited college or university in relevant field. A Master’s degree or PhD is required for instruction or Subject Matter Expert positions.
Combined minimum of eight (8) years of work experience with at least five (5) years of experience in relevant field (i.e. federal, state, municipal, and county law enforcement service)
Currently employed in the respective lines of work for which you are being considered.
Ability to communicate in English (Foreign Service Institute standard level 4 for writing, reading comprehension, speaking for U.S. citizens and level 3 for third country nationals)
Valid U.S. or International driver’s license and ability to operate a standard transmission vehicle
Unblemished background. Ability to pass security clearance is a plus.
Excellent health and be able to pass requisite physical, medical and psychological tests
Valid U.S. passport (for non – U.S. citizens, valid passport from their country of citizenship)
Negotiating, interpersonal and leadership skills
The ability and willingness to train other individuals in their area of expertise
Must pass a nine-panel drug test.
Must be able to obtain a Moderate Risk Public Trust (MRPT) Certification.