Senior Recruiting Associate, Public Equity

Shenzhen, CN

Senior Recruiting Associates work closely with the Hong Kong based Public Equity client facing team on custom recruiting efforts to quickly connect GLG Clients with key opinion leaders and industry executives of all levels, as well as leading strategic development of GLG Council Member communities

Specific responsibilities include (but are not limited to):


  • Grow the GLG Council Member Network in Greater China by recruiting industry experts through outreach, desk research, industry networking and relationship building.
  • Work closely with GLG Client Solutions team to understand clients’ needs, fulfil time-sensitive recruiting requests by analyzing client inquiries, identifying and interacting with industry experts best suited to participate in consulting activities with our clients.
  • Work closely with GLG Client Solutions team to identify strategic recruiting opportunities, align recruiting efforts and drive development of new content and product opportunities (e.g. Event speakers, survey panels).
  • Build knowledge in one of GLG’s core industries (Technology, Media & Telecom / Healthcare / Energy & Industrials / Consumer Goods & Services) and develop awareness of broader industry trends relevant to expert recruitment and client servicing.
  • Manage a community of experts in one of GLG’s core industries (Technology, Media & Telecom / Healthcare / Energy & Industrials / Consumer Goods & Services) by building relationships with key industry opinion leaders, organize offline expert networking events to foster knowledge sharing and develop referral opportunities.
  • Work on other ad-hoc initiatives associated with building the GLG Council Membership.


An ideal candidate will have the following: 


  • Three to four years working experience within one of GLG’s core industries: Technology, Media & Telecom/ Healthcare/ Energy & Industrials/ Consumer Goods & Services, including:
    • Business Development
    • Executive Recruitment
    • Investor Relations
    • Conference/ Tradeshow production
    • Financial Public Relations
    • Financial Journalism
  • Good understanding, awareness and interest in financial markets.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Chinese. Professional and confident interpersonal skills required.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize effectively, while ensuring a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Intellectually curious with a passion for learning.
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher from a top tier university.
  • Native Mandarin speaker with fluency in English is a must.


We seek bright, positive and flexible people who also:


  • Act with the highest integrity and professionalism in all their endeavors.
  • Utilize superior analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Think creatively and focus on opportunities for growth, and lead others to do the same.
  • Express a strong desire to work in a team.
  • Respond effectively to management direction and clients’ needs.
  • Demonstrate the ability and initiative to handle increasing responsibility over time.



About GLG / Gerson Lehrman Group

GLG is the world’s leading platform connecting professionals with expertise. We pair businesses and nonprofits in every sector with the largest network of experts from around the globe to drive smarter, faster decisions and help make the world work better. Our clients rely on GLG’s 650,000+ member-experts and almost 2,000 employees to provide 24/7 insight and exceptional service within our rigorous compliance framework. We bring the power of insight to every great professional decision.   


Notes: GLG does not allow employees to trade public equities or debt.  All prospective new hires are required to undergo a background check.


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Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. (“GLG”) is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, race, religion, color, marital status, disability, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law.