JOE - April 2013

Central Intelligence Agency
Directorate of Intelligence (DI)
Political Analyst
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Political Analyst
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, DC, USA
JEL Classifications:
D7 -- Analysis of Collective Decision-Making
F -- International Economics
F5 -- International Relations and International Political Economy
H -- Public Economics
Salary Range: $49,861 - $97,333

JOE ID Number: 201304_398611

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
The CIA's Directorate of Intelligence is looking for candidates to serve as political analysts. We have particular needs for country/regional specialists on East Asia, the Middle East, and South Asia and have more limited openings for specialists on Europe, Latin America, and Africa. Political analysts support US policymakers by evaluating the goals and motivations of foreign governments and entities.

Minimum Requirements: Candidates with a bachelor's degree in foreign area studies, international relations, political science, history, or national security studies are encouraged to apply. A degree in demography, anthropology, geography, comparative politics, or media studies, combined with an international focus, is also of interest. For some specialties, a master's or advanced technical degree may be required. Candidates proficient in at least one of the languages of their area of expertise (for example, Mandarin Chinese for China specialists, Arabic or Farsi for the Middle East, or Urdu or Hindi for South Asia) and who have some travel or residency in the region are highly desired. Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4-point scale is required.
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An equal opportunity employer and a drug-free work force.

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