Assistant Research Analyst - Greater China

Job Description

Position Summary

Working in the World-Check Risk Screening product, the Assistant Research Analyst is required to maintain accurate information currency to support the growth of Thomson Reuters' Content business across the region.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Undertakes timely and accurate research as an essential member of the research team:
  • Maintain research data currency on breaking world events
  • Conduct in-depth research on specific international issues
  • Analyse a wide range of data sources and produce structured reports

Reporting and Relationships
  • Reports to China Research Team Leader
  • Interacts with other research team colleagues from same office and other countries

Required Skills and Experience
  • In-depth knowledge of China's political and economic system is mandatory as this role supports clients in China
  • Must be fluent in English and Chinese (Simplified and Traditional) due to the specific client base responsibility across the China region
  • Must posses excellent research (internet), analytical and writing skills
  • Must be proficient with MS Office and working in an online environment
  • Excellent ability to work independently, multitask and meet tight deadlines.
  • Must exhibit excellent professionalism - highly motivated, efficient ad ability to manage stress
  • Must exhibit a can-do attitude
  • Must posses keen understanding of the world political environment and general country knowledge

Education / Certifications
  • Bachelor's Degree in international relations, political science, sociology, security studies or other social sciences fields. Outstanding recent graduates will also be considered.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

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