Intelligence Analyst II - Regional

WorldAware
  • Location
    Annapolis, Maryland
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    Jan 10

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?

Position Overview: 
 

As the Intelligence Analyst you are a substantive expert for the Americas region, knowledgeable of security and political concerns in North, Central, and South America and the Caribbean and able to speak with confidence about such concerns. You will be expected to monitor real-time events in the region, prioritize those situations of potential concern to clients, and draft well-written intelligence products with minimal supervision. You will be committed to providing timely, accurate, and relevant intelligence to customers in the form of brief tactical alerts, situation reports, in-depth assessments, and periodic special reports. In addition, as a successful analyst, you will be expected to respond professionally to quick-turnaround client requests in writing and/or on the telephone and may be called upon to conduct client-facing briefings or webinars. The incumbent will be a self-starter, composed under pressure, and have demonstrated high quality written and verbal skills.
 

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Serves as subject matter expert for countries within the Americas region (North, Central, and South America and the Caribbean).

  • Monitors sources in local languages for events, concerns, or indicators of concerns that may have personal safety or business continuity ramifications

  • Drafts concise, accurate, error-free intelligence 

  • Interacts professionally with clients in written and verbal communications

  • Performs back-up duties related to other regions

  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by manager

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline (e.g. international relations, political science, Latin American or Caribbean studies, security studies, intelligence studies, economics, Spanish, Portuguese); Master’s degree preferred

  • Foreign language proficiency required; Spanish and/or Portuguese

  • Minimum of two years of work experience in a related field (e.g. analysis, security, intelligence, risk management, journalism)

  • Work/study experience in Latin America and/or the Caribbean preferred

Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills 

  • Excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills

  • Excellent computer skills

  • GIS (geographic information systems) skills preferred

Application instructions

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