Intelligence Analyst I

  • Location
    Annapolis, Maryland
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    May 01

Position description

At WorldAware, we take a proactive approach to solving business challenges and our customers are at the heart of everything we do. It’s the reason we love rolling up our sleeves and getting down to work – and it’s why we’re so successful. It takes an entire team to stand behind something big. Interested?


Join the WorldAware Risk Intelligence Team! We are looking for a self-starter, 

someone who is calm under pressure, and has demonstrated high-quality writing 
and briefing skills. Be part of our global Middle East/North Africa (MENA) 
team. We will rely on you to be the intelligence specialist for our clients. Do 
what you love, monitor real-time events in the MENA region, prioritize those 
situations of concern to our clients, and hone your writing and analytical 
skills as part of a world class intelligence organization. You will draft well-written 
intelligence products with minimal supervision. You will deliver timely, 
accurate, and relevant intelligence in the form of brief tactical alerts, 
situation reports, in-depth assessments, and strategic predictions. In 
addition, you will be challenged to respond professionally to quick-turnaround 
client requests in writing and/or on the telephone and may be called upon to 
conduct client-facing webinars. This is a full-time position. 

Shift work and flexibility in scheduling is required to meet our 24/7/365 mission. 

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Be the subject matter expert for MENA
  • Monitor events and developments in region for alerting and general awareness
  • Draft concise, accurate, error-free intelligence
  • Peer support for other MENA sub-regions (Levant, Gulf, North Africa) and global 
  • Interact professionally with clients in written and verbal communications

Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline required (Political Science, Economics, 
    International Relations, Intelligence); Master’s preferred

Work Experience

  • 3+ years’ experience in a related field preferred (Intelligence, Analysis, 
    Security, Risk Management)
  • Foreign language proficiency in Arabic, Farsi, French, or Hebrew preferred
  • Regional work/study experience


  • Excellent intelligence gathering and analytic skills
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Management and leadership skills
  • Inter-personal skills
  • Effective time management and problem solving skills
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work with little supervision
  • GIS/Mapping skills preferred
  • Must be available for shift work (nights, weekends and holidays)
  • Must pass a pre-employment background check

Application instructions

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