The Role: Research Associates – Chinese (Private Equity Profiles)
The Impact: The role will require working closely with our counterpart offices based in India, London, New York and Argentina to ensure that data is consistently captured in an accurate and timely manner.
The Career Opportunity: Research Associates will participate in time-sensitive projects, data quality-assurance and collaborative initiatives with colleagues across offices
The Team / The Business: Working as part of a regional team, the Research Associate will have direct responsibility for the coverage of private equity markets throughout Asia.
Skills: Proficiency in English and Chinese language (Mandarin), knowledge in financial relevancy.
Identifying relevant information on deal-activity and the buy/sell-side entities involved.
Maintaining regional investment firm profiles through primary (direct contact) and secondary (web-based) research.
Working with colleagues across multiple locations, to address market specific queries.
Quality control of regional market data.
Participating in and developing projects and processes focusing on data-integrity and workflow solutions.
Maintaining and developing relevant sources of information and direct contacts within your market.
The position requires written and spoken language translation skills from Chinese to English
A University graduate or at post-graduate level.
An inquisitive and investigative nature with a positive attitude and a strong interest in research.
A good communicator, with excellent written and spoken skills, and a confident telephone manner.
Able to work to ambitious productivity goals.
Computer literate with working knowledge of MS Office and ability to work easily with new software.
As intensive training is provided, a financial background is not essential; however a keen interest in learning about the private capital markets and the global business environment is important.
This is a Full-Time position and applicants must be willing to work in Ortigas , Pasig City.