COLSA Corporation is currently seeking experienced applicants for a Social Media Analyst (Bengali).
The selected applicant will draft proposed responses and other messages in the specified foreign language and translate these responses from Bengali into English for review. The Analyst will develop and maintain familiarity with USG policy on designated issues and be able to draw upon publicly available, cleared USG information resources.
High-level capability in the assigned language, particularly in writing which allows the analyst to understand and communicate in the current online environment. Working knowledge of online media and social networking platforms is required.
Additionally, the Analyst will assist in the production and dissemination of key multimedia materials in Bengali and post responses online. The applicant may be required to develop and peer review any translation to be posted in online media.
Analyze media statements or postings to predict trends. Keep backup documentation such as notes, informative papers, and/or white papers.
Some experience living in a foreign country where the specified language is widely spoken, and is preferably the national language.
Some travel may be required. Applicant must be a US citizen, and must have an active Secret Clearance.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited University in a related field or equivalent experience.
Minimum 6 years of experience.
Foreign Language: Fluency in Bengali verbal and written communications.
Advanced proficiency in verbal and written in the foreign language.
Successful candidates will also possess strong English communication and writing skills.
Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet requirements for access to classified information. COLSA Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/V/D.