Intelligence Analyst I - APAC Region

Crisis24
  • Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    Aug 03

Position description

At Crisis24, A GardaWorld Company, 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? 

At Crisis24, A GardaWorld Company, 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 – and it’s why we’re so successful. It takes an entire team to stand behind something big. Interested? 

Intelligence Analyst I 

Position Overview: 
As an Intelligence Analyst, you will be a substantive expert for the Asia-Pacific region, knowledgeable of security and political concerns in the Asia Pacific, especially Northeast and/or Southeast Asia, and able to speak with confidence about such concerns. 

You will be expected to monitor real-time events throughout 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, you will be expected to respond professionally to quick-turnaround client requests in writing and/or provide verbal briefings and may be called upon to conduct client-facing webinars. The incumbent will be a self-starter who is composed under pressure and will have demonstrated high-quality written and verbal skills in English and the ability to read Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Bahasa Indonesia, Thai, or Vietnamese. Fluency in French is highly desirable. 

Essential Duties/Responsibilities: 

  • Serves as subject matter expert for countries within the Asia-Pacific region (Northeast, Southeast, South Asia, including Afghanistan and Pakistan, and the Pacific)
  • 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
  • Provides and presents intelligence findings in support of other company functions, including sales, Managed Risk Services, and marketing, as needed.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by manager

Qualifications

Experience, Functional and Technical Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline (e.g. international relations, political science, regional studies, security studies, intelligence studies, economics); Master’s degree preferred
  • Proficiency in Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Bahasa Indonesia, Thai, or Vietnamese; additional fluent French language skills highly desirable. Please indicate your language abilities on your resume or CV.
  • Work experience in a related field (e.g. analysis, security, intelligence, risk management, journalism, etc.) preferred
  • Work/study experience in Asia-Pacific preferred

Skills/Abilities: 

  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent written and spoken communications skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent computer skills
  • GIS (geographic information systems) skills preferred

Crisis24, A GardaWorld Company is dedicated to equal opportunity in employment without regard to race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, veteran or disabled status, or any other protected class. 

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