Research Analyst, Japanese Speaker

Job Title: Research Analyst, Japanese Speaker
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Contact Name: Ron Lau
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 13, 2018 15:38

Job Description

Our client,  an expanding Financial Services Information provider based in Hong Kong is looking for a potential candidate to join as an Research Analyst:  


Job Description

  • Daily tracking of online news and conducting in-depth online research on private equity and venture capital deals
  • Processing and inputting of deal information onto the databases in a timely manner. You will be required to seek out and collect Asian data primarily written in Japanese and accurately input this into our databases in English.
  • Reviewing data from several sourcing channels curating the relevant facts
  • Performing data quality assurance checks and occasionally collaborating with team in other offices to provide feedback on the quality of their output
  • Occasionally corresponding with fund managers either by phone and email to obtain accurate information on their investments
  • Occasionally performing statistical analysis using MS Excel and putting together reports for publications and client data requests
  • Composing online profiles and occasionally provide input to reports and publications



  • Native/Bilingual fluency in English and Japanese
  • Education level - Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent)
  • Excellent research abilities, being able to show persistence and a keen eye for detail to successfully gather valuable information.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. 
  • An interest in the alternative assets and/or finance industry
  • Enjoy working with numerical data
  • A proactive approach to dealing with issues, investigating and providing solutions to the problem
  • Strong team player with the ability to work independently.
  • Relevant work experience in a research-led environment is desirable (particularly experience working in a research capacity covering private equity / venture capital / M&A deals) but not essential. 


If you are interested, Please send your CV and cover letter to and