Asia Group Advisors (AGA) is a strategy and investment advisory group to leading global businesses, foundations, and industries operating across Southeast Asia. Our work spans a range of sectors including energy, financial services, ICT, logistics, sustainability, food & beverages, and agribusiness. AGA focuses on resolving challenges to clients’ existing business interests as well as identifying and advancing new commercial opportunities.

With presence in Singapore, Jakarta, Bangkok, Hanoi, Kuala Lumpur, Yangon and Washington, DC, we help clients adeptly navigate the geopolitical and economic complexities of Asia’s established and emerging markets. Our solutions are tailored to effectively address critical regulatory constraints, policy obstacles and political risk.

With a strong team of public affairs professionals and supported by a robust network of expert political and business advisors, AGA provides an unrivalled breadth and depth of services and expertise throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

AGA was named the “New Consultancy of the Year” in 2016 by Public Affairs Asia, the leading industry association for the public affairs and public relations industries in Asia.

 

Role Overview:

We are seeking an Indonesian and English-speaking candidate with a strong command of both languages. The ideal candidate should have at least one or more years of progressive experience in government relations, corporate affairs and/or strategic communications consulting in Indonesia. The candidate needs a strong understanding of Indonesia’s business, politics, and economics.

The candidate must have strong research and writing skills, and be able to produce concise briefings on economic, political, and legal developments and willing to work in high-pressure, short-deadline situations; willingness to work beyond business hours if needed.

Preference is given to candidates with a master’s degree in business, economics, political science, communications, law, or other related fields.

A career with AGA provides a rewarding opportunity to work a challenging and dynamic space between Asia’s government, business, and civil society organizations. Our Analysts will play a critical role in providing solutions to the world’s largest and most respected companies and organizations.


Responsibilities include:

  • Drafting memos, briefings, presentations, and reports for clients.
  • Developing policy and regulatory updates produced for internal use and distribution to selected clients.
  • Conducting media monitoring and analysis.
  • Conducting research on specific regulations, legislation, and policies.
  • Attending meetings and preparing meeting notes for internal and external distribution.
  • Working on special projects as needed and as assigned.
  • Assisting in website and social media content management.
  • Carrying out English language desk research on a variety of economic and politic issues.
  • Supporting additional operational and administrative activities as required.

Application Details:

  • Starting salaries are competitive and commensurate with prior experience.
  • Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample (no more than 5 pages) to career@asiagroupadvisors.com. Applications must clearly state professional qualifications that meet or exceed the required experience and skills listed above.
  • Desired start date: immediately.
  • Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Due to the high level of applications, we regret that we are unable to respond to all applicants. We shall reach out to you should there be any next step in the recruitment process.
  • Further information on Asia Group Advisors can be found at www.asiagroupadvisors.com.

Role Overview:

We are seeking a Singaporean and English-speaking candidate with a strong command of both languages.
The ideal candidate should have one or more years of progressive experience in government relations, corporate affairs and/or strategic communications consulting in Singapore. The candidate needs a strong understanding of Singapore’s business, politics, and economics.

The candidate must have strong research and writing skills, and be able to produce concise briefings on economic, political, and legal developments and willing to work in high-pressure, short-deadline situations; willingness to work beyond business hours if needed.

The ideal candidate should possess a master’s degree in business, economics, international relations, or a related field.


Responsibilities include:

  • Drafting memos, briefings, presentations, and reports for clients.
  • Developing policy and regulatory updates produced for internal use and distribution to selected clients.
  • Conducting media monitoring and analysis.
  • Conducting research on specific regulations, legislation, and policies.
  • Attending meetings and preparing meeting notes for internal and external distribution.
  • Working on special projects as needed and as assigned.
  • Assisting in website and social media content management.
  • Carrying out English language desk research on a variety of economic and politic issues.
  • Supporting additional operational and administrative activities as required.

Application Details:

  • Starting salaries are competitive and commensurate with prior experience.
  • Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample (no more than 5 pages) to career@asiagroupadvisors.com.Applications must clearly state professional qualifications that meet or exceed all the required experience and skills listed above.

Role Overview:

We are seeking a Malay and English-speaking candidate, with a very strong command of both languages. The ideal candidate should have at least one or more years of progressive experience in government relations, law, corporate affairs and/or strategic communications consulting in Malaysia. The candidate needs a strong understanding of Malaysia’s business, politics, and economics.
The candidate must have strong research and writing skills, with a talent for critical thinking and analysis. Candidates should be self-starters who are eager to build their expertise and networks, and thrive in high-pressure situations.

Preference is given to candidates with a master’s degree in business, economics, political science, communications, law, international relations or other related fields. We welcome all the interested candidate to apply including undergraduate candidates who already have several years of working experience.

A career with AGA provides a rewarding opportunity to work in a challenging and dynamic space between Asia’s government, business, and civil society organizations. Our Analysts will play a critical role in providing solutions to the world’s largest and most respected companies and organizations.


Responsibilities include:

  • Drafting memos, briefings, presentations, and reports for clients.
  • Developing policy and regulatory updates produced for internal use and distribution to selected clients.
  • Carrying out media monitoring and analysis.
  • Conducting research on specific regulations, legislation, and policies.
  • Attending meetings and preparing meeting minutes for internal and external distribution.
  • Working on special tasks as needed and assigned.
  • Assisting in website and social media content management.
  • Carrying out English language desk research on a variety of economic and politic issues.
  • Possess a willingness and ability to build networks and relationships with bureaucrats, regulators, other public officials, government institutions, the business community, media, civil society organizations, and other relevant stakeholders.
  • Supporting additional operational and administrative activities as required.

Application Details:

  • Starting salaries are competitive and commensurate with prior experience.
  • Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample (no more than 5 pages) to career@asiagroupadvisors.com.Applications must clearly state professional qualifications that meet or exceed all the required experience and skills listed above.
  • Desired start date: immediately.
  • Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Due to the high level of applications, we regret that we are unable to respond to all applicants. We shall reach out to you should there be any next step in the recruitment process.
  • Further information on Asia Group Advisors can be found at www.asiagroupadvisors.com.

Role Overview:

We are expanding and seeking a full-time Associate to drive client service in our Hanoi office.

AGA helps organizations identify and capture business opportunities and navigate complex regulatory, political, and economic issues. We deliver unparalleled results to our clients through our on-the-ground presence and direct access, broad networks of relationships, tailored solutions, and hands-on implementation.

Our Associates assume a high degree of project responsibility and lead daily client and stakeholder engagements. Associates are also expected to play important mentorship roles for junior team members. Depending on a candidate’s skills and experience, s/he may assume the role of Associate with increased responsibilities in office management and client development.

The candidate we are seeking will have expertise in policy and stakeholder engagement in Vietnam as well as demonstrable connectivity with the Vietnam government. S/he should have experience in project management and in communicating with senior business executives. S/he must have outstanding research skills and be able to demonstrate written English fluency in policy, political and issue analysis in Vietnam. The ideal candidate would have prior experience in government relations, corporate affairs, or strategic communications and possess a master’s degree in business, economics, international relations, communications, law or related field.

A career with AGA provides a rewarding opportunity to work in the dynamic space between Asia’s governments, businesses, and civil society organizations. Our Associates play critical roles in a growing firm providing solutions to some of the world’s largest and most respected companies and organizations.


Responsibilities include:

  • Structuring and proposing solutions to client challenges and issues.
  • Building, maintaining, and managing client relationships.
  • Overseeing the preparation, drafting and finalization of the analytical reports.
  • Leading project work, including research, presentation to clients and ensuring all deliverables are up to the highest quality.
  • Building networks and relationships with bureaucrats and public officials, the business community, civil society organizations, government institutions and other relevant stakeholders.
  • Supporting business development efforts, including the drafting of proposals and participation in pitches.
  • Working on special projects as needed and assigned.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Six plus years’ experience in government relations, corporate affairs, and/or strategic communications in Vietnam.
  • Demonstrable experience engaging and maintaining working relationships with mid to senior level government officials and business executives.
  • Working experience and strong familiarity with government stakeholders, coupled with a high-level understanding of the investment and policy climate in Malaysia.
  • The ability to interpret complex current issues, policy and political movements to produce concise and client-ready in briefings and reports.
  • Engaging interpersonal negotiation and communication skills, including experience in cross-cultural environments and international settings.
  • Fluent in English and Vietnamese, both written and oral.
  • The ability to multi-task and adhere to deadlines while managing multiple projects.
  • The ability to mentor and train junior team members.
  • The ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

Application Details:

  • Desired start date: immediately.
  • Starting salaries are competitive and commensurate with prior experience.
  • Applications must clearly state professional qualifications that meet or exceed all the required experience and skills listed above.
  • Interested applicants should send a cover letter, CV, and writing sample (no more than 5 pages) to career@asiagroupadvisors.com.
  • Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Due to the high level of applications, we regret that we are unable to respond to all applicants. We shall reach out to you should there be any next step in the recruitment process.
  • Further information on Asia Group Advisors can be found at www.asiagroupadvisors.com.

Role Overview:

We are expanding and seeking a full-time Associate to drive client service in Kuala Lumpur.

AGA helps organizations identify and capture business opportunities and navigate complex regulatory, political, and economic issues. We deliver unparalleled results to our clients through our on-the-ground presence and direct access, broad networks of relationships, tailored solutions, and hands-on implementation.

Our Associates assume a high degree of project responsibility and lead daily client and stakeholder engagements. Associates are also expected to play important mentorship roles for junior team members. Depending on a candidate’s skills and experience, s/he may assume the role of Associate with increased responsibilities in office management and client development.

The candidate we are seeking will have expertise in policy and stakeholder engagement in Malaysia as well as demonstrable connectivity with the Malaysia government. S/he should have experience in project management and in communicating with senior business executives. S/he must have outstanding research skills and be able to demonstrate written English fluency in policy, political and issue analysis in Malaysia. The ideal candidate would have prior experience in government relations, corporate affairs, or strategic communications and possess a master’s degree in business, economics, international relations, communications, law or related field.

A career with AGA provides a rewarding opportunity to work in the dynamic space between Asia’s governments, businesses, and civil society organizations. Our Associates play critical roles in a growing firm providing solutions to some of the world’s largest and most respected companies and organizations.


Responsibilities include:

  • Structuring and proposing solutions to client challenges and issues.
  • Building, maintaining, and managing client relationships.
  • Overseeing the preparation, drafting and finalization of the analytical reports.
  • Leading project work, including research, presentation to clients and ensuring all deliverables are up to the highest quality.
  • Building networks and relationships with bureaucrats and public officials, the business community, civil society organizations, government institutions and other relevant stakeholders.
  • Supporting business development efforts, including the drafting of proposals and participation in pitches.
  • Working on special projects as needed and assigned.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Five plus years’ experience in government relations, corporate affairs, and/or strategic communications in Malaysia.
  • Demonstrable experience engaging and maintaining working relationships with mid to senior level government officials and business executives.
  • Working experience and strong familiarity with government stakeholders, coupled with a high-level understanding of the investment and policy climate in Malaysia.
  • The ability to interpret complex current issues, policy and political movements to produce concise and client-ready in briefings and reports.
  • Engaging interpersonal negotiation and communication skills, including experience in cross-cultural environments and international settings.
  • Fluent in English and Malay, both written and oral.
  • The ability to multi-task and adhere to deadlines while managing multiple projects.
  • The ability to mentor and train junior team members.
  • The ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

Application Details:

  • Desired start date: immediately.
  • Starting salaries are competitive and commensurate with prior experience.
  • Applications must clearly state professional qualifications that meet or exceed all the required experience and skills listed above.
  • Interested applicants should send a cover letter, CV, and writing sample (no more than 5 pages) to career@asiagroupadvisors.com.
  • Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Due to the high level of applications, we regret that we are unable to respond to all applicants. We shall reach out to you should there be any next step in the recruitment process.
  • Further information on Asia Group Advisors can be found at www.asiagroupadvisors.com.

Role Overview:

We are expanding and seeking a full-time Associate to drive client service in our Bangkok office.

AGA helps organizations identify and capture business opportunities and navigate complex regulatory, political, and economic issues. We deliver unparalleled results to our clients through our on-the-ground presence and direct access, broad networks of relationships, tailored solutions, and hands-on implementation.

Our Associates assume a high degree of project responsibility and lead daily client and stakeholder engagements. Associates are also expected to play important mentorship roles for junior team members. Depending on a candidate’s skills and experience, s/he may assume the role of Associate with increased responsibilities in office management and client development.

The candidate we are seeking will have expertise in policy and stakeholder engagement in Thailand as well as demonstrable connectivity with the Thailand government. S/he should have experience in project management and in communicating with senior business executives. S/he must have outstanding research skills and be able to demonstrate written English fluency in policy, political and issue analysis in Thailand. The ideal candidate would have prior experience in government relations, corporate affairs, or strategic communications and possess a master’s degree in business, economics, international relations, communications, law or related field.

A career with AGA provides a rewarding opportunity to work in the dynamic space between Asia’s governments, businesses, and civil society organizations. Our Associates play critical roles in a growing firm providing solutions to some of the world’s largest and most respected companies and organizations.


Responsibilities include:

  • Structuring and proposing solutions to client challenges and issues.
  • Building, maintaining, and managing client relationships.
  • Overseeing the preparation, drafting and finalization of the analytical reports.
  • Leading project work, including research, presentation to clients and ensuring all deliverables are up to the highest quality.
  • Building networks and relationships with bureaucrats and public officials, the business community, civil society organizations, government institutions and other relevant stakeholders.
  • Supporting business development efforts, including the drafting of proposals and participation in pitches.
  • Working on special projects as needed and assigned.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Six plus years’ experience in government relations, corporate affairs, and/or strategic communications in the Thailand.
  • Demonstrable experience engaging and maintaining working relationships with mid to senior level government officials and business executives.
  • Working experience and strong familiarity with government stakeholders, coupled with a high-level understanding of the investment and policy climate in Thailand.
  • The ability to interpret complex current issues, policy and political movements to produce concise and client-ready in briefings and reports.
  • Engaging interpersonal negotiation and communication skills, including experience in cross-cultural environments and international settings.
  • Fluent in English and Thai, both written and oral.
  • The ability to multi-task and adhere to deadlines while managing multiple projects.
  • The ability to mentor and train junior team members.
  • The ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

Application Details:

  • Desired start date: immediately.
  • Starting salaries are competitive and commensurate with prior experience.
  • Applications must clearly state professional qualifications that meet or exceed all the required experience and skills listed above.
  • Interested applicants should send a cover letter, CV, and writing sample (no more than 5 pages) to career@asiagroupadvisors.com.
  • Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Due to the high level of applications, we regret that we are unable to respond to all applicants. We shall reach out to you should there be any next step in the recruitment process.
  • Further information on Asia Group Advisors can be found at www.asiagroupadvisors.com.

Role Overview:

AGA is currently seeking a full-time Associate to be based in Indonesia. Our Associates assume a high degree of project responsibility and lead daily client and stakeholder engagements. Depending on a candidate’s skills and experience, s/he may assume the role of Associate with increased responsibilities in project and client development management.

The candidate we are seeking will have expertise in policy and stakeholder engagement in Indonesia as well as strong connectivity with the Indonesia government. S/he should have experience in project management and in communicating with senior business executives. S/he must have outstanding research skills and be able to demonstrate written English fluency in policy, political and issue analysis in Indonesia. The ideal candidate would have prior experience in government relations, corporate affairs, or strategic communications and possess a master’s degree in business, economics, international relations, communications, law or related field.

A career with AGA provides a rewarding opportunity to work in the dynamic space between Asia’s governments, businesses, and civil society organizations. Our Associates play critical roles in a growing firm providing solutions to some of the world’s largest and most respected companies and organizations.


Responsibilities include:

  • Structuring and proposing solutions to client challenges and issues.
  • Building, maintaining, and managing client relationships.
  • Preparing detailed reports, briefings, and other written materials for clients.
  • Providing in-country, on-the-ground support for ongoing client programs and client development activities.
  • Government and business stakeholder mapping and engagement.
  • Working on special projects as needed and assigned.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Four plus years’ experience in government relations, corporate affairs, and/or strategic
    communications in Indonesia.
  • Demonstrable experience engaging and maintaining working relationships with mid to senior
    level government officials and business executives.
  • Working experience and strong familiarity with government stakeholders, coupled with a high-level
    understanding of the investment and policy climate in Indonesia.
  • The ability to interpret complex current issues, policy and political movements to produce
    concise and client-ready in briefings and reports.
  • Engaging interpersonal negotiation and communication skills, including experience in cross-cultural
    environments and international settings.
  • Highly articulate English and Indonesian language skills, both written and oral.
  • The ability to multi-task and adhere to deadlines while managing multiple projects.
  • The ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

Application Details:

  • Desired start date: immediately.
  • Starting salaries are competitive and commensurate with prior experience.
  • Applications must clearly state professional qualifications that meet or exceed all the required experience and skills listed above.
  • Interested applicants should send a cover letter, CV, and writing sample (no more than 5 pages) to career@asiagroupadvisors.com.
  • Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Due to the high level of applications, we regret that we are unable to respond to all applicants. We shall reach out to you should there be any next step in the recruitment process.
  • Further information on Asia Group Advisors can be found at www.asiagroupadvisors.com.