Regional Intelligence Analyst - Latin America

  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Feb 02

Position description

The NBCUniversal Global Response and Intelligence Center (GRIC), located at NBCUniversal headquarters at 30 Rockefeller Center, New York, NY, is a 24x7 incident response center, managing and coordinating crisis response on behalf of NBCUniversal assets worldwide. The GRIC is comprised of a GRIC Director, Regional Intelligence Analysts and 24x7 operations officers monitoring worldwide incidents. The Intelligence Analyst will be part of NBCUniversal’s Global Security Operations team, reporting directly to the GRIC Director and working closely with the 24x7 GRIC operations officers. The Intelligence Analyst anticipates, assesses, and communicates threats against NBCUniversal executives, staff, talent, events, businesses, reputation, and/or facilities. The Intel Analyst reviews information from open/public sources, official sources, and professional contacts, and conducts timely, accurate, relevant, and creative assessments of international security issues. He/she produces a range of written and verbal analyses for employees, correspondents, production staff, and management of NBCUniversal, supporting the company’s security and crisis management operations worldwide.

Here's what you'll do in this role

  • Conduct comprehensive all-source collection, analysis and production of tactical risk assessments of foreign threats against NBCUniversal assets worldwide
  • Assesses potential threats to local/regional offices, events and assets and communicates the information in a timely and accurate manner
  • Maintain currency on regional intelligence topics in the Latin America Region, including but not limited to terrorist threats, political instability, and regional emerging threats
  • Develops sophisticated risk assessments for NBCUniversal executives, staff, talent, and businesses
  • Develops actionable proactive intelligence to mitigate threats and support corporate decision-making during a crisis
  • Assist in analyzing the impact of events or threats to NBCUniversal assets through collaboration with other business units, such as News, Productions and Sports
  • Build, maintain and leverage relationships with key external agencies, local/federal law enforcement, intelligence/military agencies and other public and private entities
  • Builds relationships with other corporate and government intelligence teams to share intelligence methodologies and analysis to better support the wide variety of our company’s business groups
  • Prepares appropriate risk assessments and properly communicates to the GRIC Director and/or relevant stakeholders on all matters of impact or potential impact in a timely manner


Basic Qualifications

If this sounds like you, we can’t wait to meet you!

  • Minimum 2 years of analytic experience with an intelligence agency, law enforcement organization, the military, or the private sector
  • Regional expertise with extensive knowledge in and understanding of international affairs in the Latin America region gained through study, travel, or work in the region
  • Fluency in Spanish required

Desired Characteristics

Bonus Points if this describes you

  • Experience in an analytic fusion cell/command center environment highly desired
  • Natural curiosity about world events; knowledgeable on world and local events in Latin America region
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Portuguese fluency highly desired
  • Advanced open source research skills; knowledge of social media resources for proactive intelligence collection
  • Demonstrated research and critical thinking skills to identify, collect, synthesize, and evaluate large amounts of data and draw logical and actionable conclusions
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule and sometimes extended schedule during crisis periods, to include weekends and holidays
  • Ability to operate under stress, multi-task in a fast-paced environment, sometimes under ambiguous circumstances
  • Self-motivated, strong organizational and multitasking skills, and detail-oriented
  • Equally comfortable working independently or collaboratively on a project, often under compressed timelines
  • Highly responsive and proactive, able to own tasks from start to finish 
  • Experience briefing senior management on sensitive threat related matters
  • Strong professional ethics and ability to maintain absolute discretion, confidentiality, and trust
  • Bachelor’s degree in a field of study such as political science, international relations, national security studies, journalism preferred; advanced degree highly desired

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