Associate - Singapore

(Thai, Vietnamese or Bahasa Indonesia at native level is preferred)

Company overview

Blackpeak is an international investigative research and risk advisory firm dedicated to uncovering critical risk-related information for our clients worldwide.

We specialize in investigative due diligence, investigations and security, and business intelligence research. Each project is executed by our in-house team with unmatched in-country expertise, using customized investigative methodologies.

Our team members have been managing risk consulting projects for more than 20 years covering all industries across the globe.

Founded in Asia, the firm now operates from strategic locations in key financial and economic centers, including Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou and New York.

Position overview

Blackpeak is seeking an associate, to be based in its Singapore office, focusing on risk investigations (including due diligence, disputes and business intelligence) in Southeast Asia. We are looking for a bright, inquisitive and self-driven individual who wants to be part of a high quality, diverse and busy team. You will have the opportunity to work on a broad range of projects across a range of industries.

You will be expected to be able to carry out intensive research and analysis of large amounts of information and then assessing accuracy, reliability and relevance. You will also be expected to be able to produce high quality written reports to present your findings to clients, under the supervision of members of the Blackpeak senior management team.

Blackpeak associates join the firm with a range of academic and professional experience. Graduates from any discipline, including law, finance, journalism, liberal arts or social sciences, are welcomed to apply.

Skills and experience

The following skills and competencies are relevant:

  • Native or complete fluency in written and spoken English
  • Command of Thai, Vietnamese or Bahasa Indonesia at native level is preferred
  • The ability to carry out detailed research and analysis via proprietary databases, the Internet and human sources
  • Strong analytical skills, including critical thinking and problem solving abilities
  • Effective communication skills - ability to communicate research findings in writing and orally, as well as more complex issues, in discussion with clients and Blackpeak staff
  • A solid understanding of the business and political environment in Southeast Asia, including the key issues affecting investors, would be an advantage
  • The ability to meet deadlines, prioritize workload and multi-task under pressure
  • The ability to work as part of a multinational team across Blackpeak's seven offices. This may include periods working with colleagues in other countries

A competitive salary and benefits will be offered.

All information and materials submitted to Blackpeak will remain strictly confidential and be treated for recruitment purposes only. Only short-listed candidates will be notified.

If your qualifications, experience and aspirations match our requirements, please send your resume and cover letter to