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Global Asset Protection Intelligence Analyst – Associate Manager

Job Location: Melbourne, Sydney

Regional Description: Australia

Job Number: 00776192


- Job description

Job Specifications:

·         Job Summary

Under the supervision of Global Asset Protection’s Associate Director for Global Strategy and Programs, use information from vendors, open source material, and social media data to identify, research, and assess potential threats to Accenture’s employees, operations, facilities, and reputation globally.  This position focuses on non-cyber-related threats such as civil unrest and crime, but a general knowledge of cyber actors and threat vectors should inform the analysis. 

·         Responsibilities/Accountabilities

Disseminate information in written or oral format to business leaders to enable them to make timely and informed critical decisions.  Prepare Travel Threat Assessments, Location Threat Assessments (Neighborhood-, City-, or Country-level), Site Threat Assessments, Event Threat Assessments, Tailored Intelligence Products, Daily Incident Assessments or Intelligence Products, Threat Forecasting, Scenario Forecasting, Social Media Monitoring, and Online Exposure Assessments.  Assist in preparing alerts for coordination and distribution through Accenture’s mass notification system.  Provide intelligence support to crisis managers during incident responses.  Track and report metrics around production and deliverables.

·         Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in relevant field, such as political science, international relations, or geographic area studies.
  • Familiarity with English-language social media platforms, specifically Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and Snap
  • Familiarity with analytic tradecraft
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Word, Excel, Illustrator and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of Google Earth and Maps
  • Preferred Skills
  • Effective problem-solving skills
  • Able to learn quickly and to multitask
  • Able to organize and prioritize work with little supervision
  • Able to adhere to timelines and deadlines with effective time management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and excellent English-language written and verbal communication skills.
  • Willingness to take the initiative and to work at a high level with no on-site supervision
  • Excellent research skills.

·         Preferred:

  • Master's degree
  • Experience as an open source researcher in the public or private sector, using social media to conduct threat research focused on risk.
  • Experience in supporting decision-makers with intelligence about emerging threats, potential issues of concern, or imminent crises.
  • Experience in thinking critically, analyzing information, and summarizing findings in writing under tight time constraints.
  • Foreign language and international travel experience
  • Knowledge of ArcGIS
  • Experience with Dataminr, Babel Street, or other social media filtering vendors

·         Other requirements:

  • Ability to work non-standard hours, including weekends and holidays as required by breaking events.

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 459,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

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