01JUL - Media Analyst, The Rendon Group - Deadline: 24JUL


Organization Description
The Rendon Group is a leading international strategic communications firm with experience planning and managing strategic and tactical communications programs in 91 countries across Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. 

Location - Washington, DC

Job Description
The Media Monitoring Analyst provides The Rendon Group's (TRG) clients with real-time information as it relates to our clients’ specifications. We are looking for someone to average around 24 hours per week and will work every other weekend on the overnight shift (11 pm to 7 am).

Work for this 24/7 operation is generally executed alone and outside core business hours. Support is needed on overnights, weekends, and holidays. This position pays $15/hr during day shifts and $17/hr during overnight shifts. This position is not eligible for benefits.

Job Responsibilities
The analyst reads and analyzes open-source and proprietary news feeds, determines their importance based on the clients' requirements, and compiles and sends news alerts to our clients. The analyst also facilitates communication between TRG team members around the globe and supports TRG programs as needed. The analyst will also conduct ad hoc research for TRG and client needs utilizing the aforementioned open-source and proprietary news feeds as well as language skills.

Job Requirements
A candidate with a BA in international studies, communications, public relations, or a related field.

Strong analytical/writing skills and a robust interest in international affairs/politics. International ‘news junkies' will enjoy this position.

Must be reliable, trustworthy, and have the ability to multitask, meet deadlines, and know how to prioritize.

How to Apply
Please go to the TRG website, http://www.rendon.com/contact/, and scroll down in the career openings section to the Analyst - Media Monitoring position.  A successful application will have a resume, cover letter, and a writing sample.

Deadline - Friday, July 24th