Careers

Working at AGA offers an opportunity to have impact. We are a growing regional company, working on some of the most pressing issues, from agriculture and food safety, to trade wars, to digital economy.We directly engage with political decision-makers, heads of business, and social leaders, to find new solutions and drive policy change.

To achieve this, we look for go-getters and creative thinkers who are motivated by curiosity and challenges. We are building a meritocratic and collaborative workplace, where every day something different happens.

We also invest in our people. We empower our team by providing training and opportunities for people to build their expertise and exposure to be thought-leaders in the region.

Find out more about why our people are committed to building their careers with AGA.

INTERNSHIP

AGA’s internship program gives students from different disciplines and backgrounds the opportunity to gain first-hand policy experience and exposure to government relations and public policy work. As an AGA intern, you will work with and be mentored by our senior staff, and you will take responsibility for specific components of a client project.

Our program emphasizes effective communications, policy analysis, research and writing skills. We also seek to develop the professional interests of our interns by assigning sector-specific work. At the end of the internship period, interns are expected to present a research project to the team.

AGA internships are generally three to six months of full-time work schedule, but we also accommodate part-time interns.

 

How and when to apply

Interested candidates should apply to career@asiagroupadvisors.com. To be considered, your application must include cover letter and resume in PDF format. Once all applications have been reviewed, selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.

We accept applications from students from international relations, political science, economic, law, and humanities majors who are nearing the completion of their undergraduate or graduate studies.

CURRENT OPENING

Asia Group Advisors is a strategic and investment advisory firm with offices and a network of partners across Southeast Asia. Our clients include leading global companies, governments, associations, and foundations.

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

Role requirements
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.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • 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 are 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 www.asiagroupadvisors.com.

Asia Group Advisors (AGA) is a premier advisory and government-relations consultancy with operations across Southeast Asia. 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 of experience in government relations, corporate affairs, and/or strategic communications in the 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 Vietnam.
  • 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 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.

Asia Group Advisors (AGA) is an advisory and government-relations consultancy with operations in Bangkok and across Southeast Asia. We are expanding and seeking a full-time Analyst to contribute to research as well as on-the-ground client support in Thailand.

We are seeking a Thai 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 Thailand. The candidate needs a strong understanding of Thailand’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 other written materials for clients.
  • Developing policy and regulatory updates produced for internal use and distributed to selected clients.
  • Carrying out media monitoring and analysis.
  • Conducting research on specific regulations, legislations, 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 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.

Asia Group Advisors (AGA) is a premier advisory and government-relations consultancy with operations across Southeast Asia. We are expanding and seeking a full-time Associate to drive client service in our Bangkok office.

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:

  • Five plus years’ experience in government relations, corporate affairs, and/or strategic communications in 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 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.

Contact Us

Myanmar

Yangon

Phone:+65 6716 9902

Email:buyse@asiagroupadvisors.com

Thailand

23rd Floor, Athenee Tower, 63 Wireless Road, Pathumwan
Bangkok 10330, Thailand

Phone:+66 2 126 8047

Fax:+66 2 126 8080

Email:jueng@asiagroupadvisors.com

Vietnam

29th Floor East Tower, Hanoi Lotte Center
No. 54 Lieu Giai St., Cong Vi, Ba Dinh, Hanoi

Phone:+84 4 3267 3808

Email:trang@asiagroupadvisors.com

Malaysia

Unit 3A-01A, Glo Damansara
No. 699, Jalan Damansara
60000 Kuala Lumpur

Phone:+65 6716 9902

Email:buyse@asiagroupadvisors.com

Singapore

15 Scotts Road Thong Teck Building
#04-08 Suite 8, Singapore 228218

Phone:+65 6716 9902

Email:natalegawa@asiagroupadvisors.com

Indonesia

Gedung Wirausaha, 2nd Floor
Jalan Rasuna Said,Kav. C5 Jakarta, Indonesia 12920

Phone:+62 21 5279 078

Email:sudjana@asiagroupadvisors.com

Washington D.C.

Phone:+65 6716 9902

Email:schwarz@asiagroupadvisors.com