Job Location : Hong KongExiger APAC is excited to welcome to our team highly motivated and inquisitive individuals. In APAC, we are based in Hong Kong and Singapore where we deliver top-notch due diligence research to our clients.
The associate works both independently and collaboratively on research and reports for our clients, by utilizing a wide range of research tools to gather risk and compliance intelligence on individuals and companies.
The associate analyzes their research and develop it into a narrative report, which is used by clients to understand the general background of the subject, assess the subject’s legitimacy and reputation, and inform strategic decision-making.
In addition to research, the associate assists with the APAC Staffing team on the scheduling of work assignments for over 20 research professionals.
The associate also coordinates with Exiger teams in Europe and North America to seek global support for the research team in APAC, on a daily basis.
This role would be an excellent fit for candidates who outperform demanding timelines and complex tasks.
Extensive primary and secondary research using a variety of open-source and web-based tools
Identification of pertinent information and development of useful insights into the subject
Own cases from request to submission with review of cases by senior researchers
Write clear, concise and thorough reports for clients
Utilize best practices in research methodology to effectively complete reports for various different clients and of various different scopes
Commitment to integrity and thoroughness of research and writing
Complete research and writing of cases of all levels of complexity
Assist with case administration and team organization
Contribute to the allocation and assignment of professional research staff to client projects
Liaise with client managers and the teams in Europe and North America to determine staff capacity and optimal allocation of resources for upcoming client projects
Align research professionals’ skills and capabilities to client needs
Other duties as assigned
Knowledge & Skills
Professional fluency / proficiency in English
Professional fluency / proficiency in Chinese (Simplified and Traditional)
Proficiency in working with Microsoft Office software including Word
Excellent writing skills
Rigorous attention to detail
Superior comprehension and analytical abilities
Excellent logical thinking
Ability to work in fast-paced and self-driven environment
Organizational and time management competency required
Strong customer service orientation
Ability to manage and prioritize several projects and assignments simultaneously
Ability to collaborate vertically and horizontally across the organization
Basic knowledge of legal system and politics in China or other Asian jurisdictions such as China, Malaysia, Singapore, or Indonesia, in order to understand political exposure / connections
Interest and understanding of current events, international affairs, financial regulations, economics and / or finance
Professional fluency / proficiency in a second Asian language such as Hindi, Thai, Korean, Vietnamese, or other Asian languages a plus
Experience working with contractors a plus
Experience implementing Gantt charts a plus
Professional Experience Required
Bachelor’s degree required, 0-2 years of relevant work experience.
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There will be equal opportunities in the recruitment, training and development and promotion of employees.