Analyst / Associate Analyst, Malaysia

Who We Are:

BowerGroupAsia, Inc. (BGA) is the premier government affairs and public policy advisory firm supporting multinational companies in the Asia-Pacific region. We are a fast-growing company and seek a talented, highly motivated Malaysia Analyst/Associate Analyst in our Kuala Lumpur office to support a growing client services team.

Responsibilities:
  • Research and monitor business and investment sector issues, including government policies, regulatory developments, industry developments, consumer trends and issues, and business and investment opportunities on behalf BGA and clients.
  • Analyze and interpret the corporate, business, policy, and political implications of specific government regulations, policies, and laws at the national and provincial levels.
  • Provide well-written, succinct, actionable reports to clients and to BGA leaders.
  • Build networks and relationships with bureaucrats and public officials, the business community, civil society organizations, and consumer groups.
  • Provide information and analysis on stakeholders relevant to BGA clients.
  • Offer guidance and assistance in developing and implementing business, government relations, media, public affairs, and other strategies.
  • Represent BGA at meetings as requested by BGA Malaysia leaders or by BGA headquarters.
  • Provide other support as requested by BGA Malaysia leaders or by BGA headquarters.
Job Requirements:

We seek an exceptionally collegial, eager, highly motivated self-starter who can work independently and collaboratively, anticipate client and company needs, and be part of a high-performing Malaysia and global team.

Relevant qualifications include:

  • Fluent English, native Bahasa and excellent written and oral communications skills in both.
  • Excellent research and analysis skills, deep knowledge of the Malaysian finance sector and general knowledge of additional business sectors such as ICT, healthcare and others.
  • A keen understanding of Malaysia’s economic environment and the ability to navigate it on behalf of clients.
  • Proficiency in MS Office and basic internet applications are required, as is enthusiasm and ability to learn and adopt new technologies.
  • University degree and relevant professional experience are required.

Applicants should send a cover letter and CV/resume to talent@bowergroupasia.com and asrulhadi@bowergroupasia.com.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.