Research Analyst APAC

No global movement springs from individuals. It takes an entire team united behind something big. Together, we work hard, we laugh a lot, we brainstorm nonstop, we use hundreds of Post-Its a week, and we give the best high-fives in town. Learn more about how Airbnb works: https://www.airbnb.com/info/how_it_works

The Communications team is responsible for telling the Airbnb story around the world. Whether it's speaking to media and bloggers, hosts and guests, industry commentators, thought leaders or the wider community, the Communications team is the voice of Airbnb. We're a fast growing, high energy team with a passion for people, places and great stories. If you'd like to be part of one of the world's greatest companies, come tell us your story.

This position will be based in Singapore You will work closely with our global communications, policy, and data science teams to provide data, analysis and reports to support policy and communications campaigns around the world. You must be highly adept fulfilling requests from a large group of users, able to maintain high standards of accuracy in fast-paced environment, and able to provide high quality output on a tight deadline.

Your Day to Day Role 

  • Fulfill data and research requests in a timely manner using sql, excel and other tools
  • Assist with the production of reports, blog posts, memos and other work products that include data about the Airbnb community
  • Track all research projects and requests in a given region
  • Administer and analyzing surveys
  • Work seamlessly with other teams to coordinate research projects that require their expertise
  • Assist with response to urgent media inquires, providing data quickly and accurately


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 2+ years of experience in communications, public affairs, policy or planning
  • Very strong analytical skills; comfort with Excel, GIS, SQL
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver work product or research in a timely manner
  • Strong research, writing, and communication skills; ability to present complex ideas in a compelling format
  • An interest in the sharing economy and an understanding of cities and public policy
  • Maintaining enthusiasm and a calm demeanor in stressful situations
  • Strong spoken and written English

Bonus Skills

  • Expert user of Excel
  • Expertise with SQL or GIS
  • Familiarity with the Adobe Creative Suite package
  • Experience with survey creation, administration, and analysis
  • Experience with large databases and raw data
  • Ability to speak additional languages

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