Our team is expanding

The AKE International team is drawn from a variety of disciplines, including former military, law enforcement, commerce, academia and intelligence. Ranging from non - government organisations to multi-national corporations, our expertise covers the full spectrum of business risks from conception and planning to delivery.


AKE Political Violence Research Analyst

AKE Intelligence is looking to recruit a paid, part-time Political Violence Research Analyst to work in our London office 2/3 days per week. Applicants should have an excellent command of written English, a demonstrable background in international politics or security, and preferably hold or be working towards a master's degree or equivalent experience.

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Tracking incidents of political violence around the world
  • Writing summaries of incidents of political violence
  • Maintaining AKE’s global incident database

Applicants should email a CV, short cover letter and relevant writing sample of not more than 350 words to intel@akegroup.com. AKE expects a minimum commitment of three months. Please state your availability in the coming months in your application. AKE is seeking to fill the position as soon as possible and will be interviewing candidates on a rolling basis.

                                                 *Please note: AKE will only contact successful candidates*

AKE Remote Internship Scheme

AKE Intelligence runs a three-month remote internship scheme every quarter. Applicants should have an excellent command of written English, a demonstrable background in international politics or security, and preferably be working towards a master's degree or equivalent experience. Internet access is also required, but those taking part can do so anywhere in the world. Applicants should have a specialist interest in one of the following regions or areas:

  • Latin America
  • Iraq
  • Eurasia and Former Soviet Union
  • Middle East and North Africa
  • Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Afghanistan and Pakistan
  • Asia Pacific
  • International economics

Duties and responsibilities may include:

  • Provision of analytical political, security and economic intelligence for a range of public and private sector clients.
  • Assistance in updating AKE's online country intelligence services, including political, security and economic forecasting.
  • Assistance in political risk consulting projects.

Recruitment normally occurs every January, April, July and October. Instead of submitting CVs speculatively, please check the website periodically for details and apply when the formal advert has been placed.


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