Intelligence Analyst II - OSINT, Transportation, Maritime

  • Location
    Paris, France
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Posted
    Mar 22

Position description

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Provides high-level and bespoke advice on geopolitical events including regular written briefings/reports as required.
  • Proactively monitors global developments/events.
  • Defines, shapes, and guides the Transportation Intelligence Category. 
  • Provides alerts and situation reports within the transportation category and/or sub-categories, specifically focused on maritime related events, but to include cross-training on : airline strikes, accidents, and delays; related incidents in transportation globally, transportation worker disruptions; railroad and subway related events; and mass transportation events. 
  • Shapes and creates location intelligence related to one or more specific transportation categories, specifically maritime intelligence. 
  • Provides special reports, webinars, blog postings, and other related material impacting clients and/or business continuity relating to major transportation disruptions, potential threats, or risks. 
  • Informs and advises clients regarding transportation incidents or disruptions, in accordance to Crisis24/GardaWorld’s request for information policy and procedures as the SME in the sub-category space of maritime intelligence. 
  • Assists Category Intelligence Manager in vetting and/or procuring third party resources to enhance products. Creates standard operating procedures and guidelines for non-SME analysts to use when covering transportation events. 
  • Assists in training non-SME analysts in SME category and/or relevant sub-categories for cross-coverage. Regularly and routinely collaborates with other SME’s in regions and categories to create intelligence products.


Education Requirements

  • Master’s degree in Geopolitical, International relations, or maritime-related field is required.


Work Experience

  • 2 to 4 years of experience as a geopolitical analyst with interests for international shipping, transportation safety, or other related fields. 
  • Course of duties should have included data management and analysis in field, reporting, and customer service (internal or external).



  • Excellent oral and written communication skills. 
  • Multilingual or bilingual with native French proficiency and professional level English proficiency. 
  • Ability to relate complex information to consumers and lay persons.
  • Ability to rapidly discern actionable information and disseminate pertinent information, concern, and risk mitigation measures to a vast and diverse audience.
  • Ability to understand geopolitical events in core geographies and place them in a global context. 
  • Accurate representation of events in the form of written and oral communication. 
  • Excellent customer service skills. 
  • Ability to work independently to meet deadline and directives while also participating in a team environment. Dedication in mentoring peers. 
  • Basic Microsoft software skills to include Word, Excel, SharePoint, Outlook. 
  • Outstanding research skills using OSINT open-source information available by web, print, or research institutions.



Work conditions

  • Office setting and machine use. 
  • Sitting, standing, walking, hearing, speaking, reading, writing. 
  • Extended periods of sitting during assigned working hours. 
  • Extended exposure to computers.


Information Security

  • Adhere to applicable information security procedures and policies as updated from time to time on the ISMS. 
  • Report any information security incidents or potential information security threats to the Information Security Officer. 
  • Take a proactive approach to information security.


Other Information 

  • Flexible hours and work days are required to meet Crisis24/GardaWorld’s core 24/7 mission.
  • Candidates will be asked to pass a background check as well as writing and technology aptitude screenings as a condition of employment.

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