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?
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.
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
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
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
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