17AUG - Media Monitoring Analyst, The Rendon Group - Deadline: 11SEP


Organization Description
With The Rendon Group, our clients benefit from the sophistication of our relationships, products, and trusted expertise from 30 years of experience working on complex global communications challenges in over 98 countries.
TRG clients depend on our cultural acumen and geopolitical savvy in a wide array of cultural and political environments from the austere to the modern. We work end-to-end campaigns for our customers and are equipped to achieve every strategic effect possible. We have planned and executed complex, global, multi-channel campaigns for dozens of clients.

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. Training will be provided.

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.
Candidates with a working proficiency in another language - French preferably - will be prioritized.
Must be reliable, trustworthy, and have the ability to multitask, meet deadlines, and know how to prioritize.

How to Apply
Please visit the Rendon website: http://www.rendon.com/contact/. Please attach a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to the application.

Deadline - September 11th, 2015