Risk Intelligence | Digital Intel, Vice President

Industry: Professional Services

Job Family: Risk Management

20 Jan, 2023

New York

Full Time

United States

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Teneo is the global CEO advisory firm. We partner with our clients globally to do great things for a better future.

Drawing upon our global team and expansive network of senior advisors, we provide advisory services across our five business segments on a stand-alone or fully integrated basis to help our clients solve complex business challenges. Our clients include a significant number of the Fortune 100 and FTSE 100, as well as other corporations, financial institutions and organizations.

Our full range of advisory services includes strategic communications, investor relations, financial transactions and restructuring, management consulting, physical and cyber risk, organizational design, board and executive search, geopolitics and government affairs, corporate governance, ESG and DE&I.

The firm has more than 1,500 employees located in 40 offices around the world.

About Teneo Risk Advisory

Teneo Risk Advisory is one of five business segments within Teneo (alongside Strategy, Talent, Management Consulting, and Capital Advisory), focused on offering CEOs a holistic approach to identify, manage, and mitigate operational risks to their businesses.

The business segment, led by former New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton, is comprised of a world-class team of practitioners, investigators, analysts, technical advisors, and strategic partners with a broad array of operational and advisory backgrounds from the world’s most respected corporate, military, intelligence, consulting, technology, public health, and public-safety organizations. Our team’s vast experience and backgrounds render us equipped to address a myriad of internal and external threats which CEOs must navigate daily.

Teneo Risk Advisory helps organizations protect their most valuable assets: people, information, and infrastructure. Our tenet is prevention, problem-solving, and partnership with our clients. We provide comprehensive strategic guidance to build risk awareness, resiliency, and mitigation and also bring an added dimension to our clients’ risk-management capabilities. Our core offerings are Risk Intelligence, Corporate Resilience, Cyber Security, and Public Safety.

Job Description

A Vice President (VP) within Teneo Risk is a core, client-facing member of our account teams. As a VP you are responsible for assisting with the definition and execution of strategic programs and initiatives in support of Teneo Risk clients. This includes CEOs of major global corporations and their leadership teams, including a large percentage of Fortune 100 firms, requiring VPs to illustrate strong communication and client advisory skills. Vice Presidents are highly motivated and dedicated individuals who are able to deal directly with senior clients and internal team members on strategy, new business development, client solutions, thought leadership, and industry trends.

As a VP with Teneo’s Risk Intelligence team, the individual will be primarily tasked with the day-to-day management and execution of Teneo Risk’s Digital Intelligence capabilities. The VP will report directly to the Managing Director and Head of Teneo’s Risk Intelligence practice area and will work closely with the team to manage client engagements and deliver best-in-class service. This role is responsible for maintaining a network of intelligence resources and open-source/social media analysis tools that will improve Teneo Risk’s ability to identify threats and emerging risks pursuant to client engagements.

The ideal candidate is someone with experience in supporting a Risk Intelligence division or practice area at a Fortune 500 firm or major security consultancy, with a particular focus in dealing with Digital Intelligence solutions.


Assist and Lead client engagements and workstreams related to Digital Intelligence, particularly open-source intelligence monitoring of security, operational, and reputational threats and emerging risks to Teneo client. Support fast-paced Digital Intelligence requirements – including OSINT monitoring, analytical intelligence products and related client deliverables Guide junior analysts in Digital Intelligence workstreams and client engagements. Drive impact and value on critical issues that confront security leaders such as CSOs, CISOs, General Counsel and Chief Risk Officers Assist project teams with the monitoring and analysis of emerging threats, working with project leads to understand how threats might impact our clients in a fast-paced, dynamic environment Experience in and desire and dedication to delivering project deliverables and meeting milestones


A minimum of 5 years of experience as an intelligence analyst or risk intelligence specialist, with a specific focus on Digital Intelligence functions Experience with open-source intelligence and social media analysis tools, including deep and dark web platforms; experience conducting advanced internet-based research using Boolean logic Strong understanding of industry-leading OSINT tools and capabilities Experience leading workstreams and managing other analysts. Bachelor’s degree in political science, international relations, government, economics, cybersecurity policy or related field required; master’s degree in similar fields strongly preferred Illustrate strong critical thinking and writing skills Working knowledge of at least one other language (Spanish, Chinese, French, or Russian) is strongly preferred Proficiency with Microsoft Office products. Advanced Excel experience (pivot tables; charts; functions; etc.) Expertise in the development, design, and delivery of the analytic methodology and approach for building intelligence products and services Proven problem-solving skills, and the ability to identify, analyze and resolve problems, driving solutions through to resolution Maintains an entrepreneurial spirit and is innovative by nature – in ideas, approaches, products, etc. and approaches complex issues with intellectual rigor and good judgement

What we offer

As a Teneo employee, you'll enjoy unique benefits including flexible time off policy; medical, dental, and vision coverage; long-term disability, and life insurance; a 401K plan; commuter benefits; team events; snacks; and other perks.

Our commitment to diversity and inclusion

Teneo is an equal opportunity employer and promotes a diverse and inclusive workplace. Teneo considers all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, gender identity, genetic information, or sexual orientation or any other status protected by applicable law.

Base Salary Range: $130,000 – 190,000 (compensation for this role will depend on several factors, including a candidate’s qualifications, skills, competencies, and experience that may fall outside of the range listed).

Bonus Eligible: Yes

Total Compensation Package: Includes annualized bonus, 401k match, healthcare coverage and a broad range of additional benefits and perks.