The Intelligence Analyst is a substantive expert for the Americas region (North America, Latin America and the Caribbean), knowledgeable of political and security developments in the Americas and able to speak with confidence to clients' concerns. The analyst 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.
The analyst 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, the successful candidate 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 as mentioned above.
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 on other regions
Education and Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline (e.g. international relations, political science, area studies, security studies, intelligence studies, economics, Spanish, Portuguese); master’s degree preferred
Foreign language proficiency: Spanish and/or Portuguese, Required
Must have the ability to pass a pre-employment background check
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
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with Experience
Internal Number: 2018-040
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