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October 27, 2020

Analyst - Korea (Part-time)

The Asia Group, LLC is now accepting applications on a rolling basis for an analyst to join our Washington, D.C. office (remote work until further notice). This intern will primarily support the firm’s Korea portfolio.

The Asia Group is a strategic and business advisory firm that supports Fortune 500 corporations with market entry and expansion strategies, stakeholder engagement strategies, and complex conflict resolution initiatives in the Indo-Pacific region. The Asia Group’s clients cover a broad range of industries, including: technology; telecommunications; financial services; autos; energy; pharmaceuticals; transportation; hospitality; and aerospace and defense.

The Asia Group is looking for highly motivated candidates who either have or are working toward an MBA or a Master’s degree in international relations, political science, and/or Asian studies. Analysts work closely with partner-led client teams and play key roles in supporting the firm’s research and analysis.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct market, industry, and political research and analysis.
  • Provide background information to support memos, reports, and briefing materials for clients
  • Track market, industry, and political developments impacting client equities
  • Provide administrative support for client engagements
  • Occasional support on non-Korea related tasks

Required Experience and Qualifications:

  • Working proficiency in Korean
  • Outstanding research and writing skills
  • Ability to excel in a fast-paced environment with multiple tight deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proficiency in Microsoft applications and experience with PowerPoint
  • Team player with eagerness for professional development
  • Adeptness and openness to learning new things

Desired Focus and Expertise:

  • Strong economic, political, and sectoral expertise on South Korea
  • Demonstrated understanding of the political dynamics in and surrounding North Korea
  • Relevant work experience
  • Demonstrated familiarity with Asian market dynamics

Internships at The Asia Group are paid. Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States. For this position, The Asia Group is seeking candidates capable of working 20 hours per week.

The Asia Group typically hires analysts on a trimester schedule – Fall (September start), Spring (January start), and Summer (June start) – for a four-month appointment that can be extended by an additional four months through mutual agreement. However, applications are accepted throughout the year on a rolling basis and qualified candidates will be contacted off-cycle when there is firm need. If you intend to apply for a specific hiring cycle, please note this on your application email and in your cover letter.

All interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and a two-page analytical writing sample to careers@theasiagroup.com and complete the relevant application forms at https://theasiagroup.com/careers/.

Please submit all documents in the following format: “Name (First and Last) – Document Type”

All interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and a two-page analytical writing sample to careers@theasiagroup.com and complete the relevant application forms at https://theasiagroup.com/careers/.

Please submit all documents in the following format: “Name (First and Last) – Document Type”


Submission:

Rolling

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