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Geopolitical Analyst (Indonesian Support)

Kuala Lumpur Job No. r00189355 Temporary

Job Description

Job Purpose


Accenture is seeking discerning individuals plugged into internet technologies at the intersection of crisis, geopolitical, and user harm issues. You will be working on the leading edge of fast-developing issues like the spread of misinformation and potential breaches in election integrity.


Candidates can expect a fast-paced, high-energy environment working on a team that delivers a high-impact synthesis of culture-shifting trends. Successful candidates will be able to coalesce, through discernment and writing, information from various sources and ensure our client’s global team can get up to speed on the latest developing trends. Strong writing and communication skills are essential for this position.


Job Description

  • Synthesize multidimensional information and data sources clearly and concisely for different audiences.

  • Investigate, analyze, and report on identified trends.

  • Document all data and research procedures.

  • Work with management to prioritize business and information needs.

  • Evaluate, analyze, and conceptualize strategic risks and threats.

  • Identify emerging trends and forecast new forms of abuse.

  • Translate how global developments could cause potential adverse impact on the client.


Job Qualifications & Experience


  • BA/BS Degree (Political Science, Journalism, Digital Media or related field.

  • Strong understanding and work experience of international and geopolitical events and how they impact Global businesses and/or Relevant work experience in research-based role.

  • Excellent writing skills in English and Indonesian language. Synthesize the analysis of multi-dimensional data and information clearly and concisely for different audiences.

  • Fluency and experience in using Word/Excel/PPT or gSuite.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal), with a proven ability to work successfully with cross-functional teams with senior stakeholder and executive visibility.

  • Calm under pressure, and able to operate well in urgent, developing situations.

  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and multitask.

  • Strong deep-dive and critical thinking skills.

  • High degree of initiative and deadline-driven productivity.

  • Strong interest in internet, culture, news media and current events.

  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 

  • Positive can-do attitude.

Preferred Qualifications & Experience

  • Proven track record of an investigative, data-driven approach to answering complex questions.

  • Familiarity with Internet technologies and related policy and regulatory environments.

  • Native speaker for the language of work or must speak the language of work fluently and have spent 5 of the last 10 years in the country where the language of work is spoken.

  • Demonstrate cultural awareness for the language and market for which being hired

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