Associate - Mandarin speaker

Singapore, SG

Position Overview:

GLG is seeking a Research Associate to support clients in Singapore. A Research Associate will be responsible for managing and executing primary deliverables to add value to GLG clients based in Singapore.

Research Associates help to drive GLG’s business model and develop their segments client base through close coordination with senior members of the team and working with clients to fulfill their primary project needs including client requests, assisting senior team members with high-level product execution, and facilitating in-person interactions between GLG’s clients and Council Members.

Specific responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Fulfill time-sensitive project requests for GLG clients
  • Exhibit strong business communication and client service skills
  • Learn to leverage GLG’s platform and network to match thought leaders with clients, based upon the client’s project objectives
  • Collaborate closely with senior team members to program live event content for Asia as well as more broadly distributed virtual event content
  • Coordinate with cross-functional and international colleagues to develop product strategies
  • Work closely with Business Development colleagues and sector-specialized Managers to deepen existing client relationships 
  • Effectively interact with financial services clients across the region and manage relationships with senior leaders from the investment community.

An ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher from a top tier university
  • Excellent communication skills in English and Mandarin
  • 0 to 3 years of relevant industry experience in recruitment, internet/market research, outreach, partnership, business development
  • Superior communication and interaction skills, including demonstrated oral, written and presentation abilities
  • Successful track record managing multiple, simultaneous complex tasks and working in team environments
  • Attention to detail

About GLG / Gerson Lehrman Group

GLG is the world’s leading platform for on-demand professional learning. Businesses rely on GLG to learn from 600,000+ member-experts; clients look to address complex strategic challenges and make better business decisions within a rigorous compliance framework. Headquartered in New York City, GLG’s 1,500+ employees work from offices in 12 countries.

We believe strongly in our mission- and values-driven culture. Our core values drive our success. They are: learning & curiosity, responsibility, courage, judgment, fresh perspective, service, and integrity.

To learn more, visit www.GLG.it.

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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