on assignment, Singapore

21.05.2024 | Experienced Case Manager

Alaco is seeking experienced researchers and investigators to join our team. The role will report into the Co-heads of Transactions Advisory and the Director of Operations, and will work directly alongside our team of junior research analysts.

This is a full-time position with excellent benefits, including a discretionary year-end bonus, pension scheme, support for continuing education, and 25 days holiday.  The role is based in Alaco’s London office, and the company has a hybrid working policy. 

Duties/Responsibilities
• Create and execute research plans to fulfil client briefs, using a wide range of public records and human source information from jurisdictions globally.
• Prepare comprehensive and nuanced written reports on findings, and present these orally to clients as required.
• Supervise the work of junior research analysts on individual assignments.
• Liaise with human sources.
• Draft project proposals.
• Assist in business development efforts, e.g. by attending events and conferences, creating media and social media content.

Skills and experience
• 4-6 years’ experience in business intelligence or a related field such as journalism, government or law.
• Track record of creative and analytical approach to research.  Experience working with information from human sources preferred.
• Excellent English-language communication skills, both written and oral.  Ability to explain complex events and concepts in clear and concise terms.
• Second language skills are advantageous. We are currently prioritising candidates with Arabic and Russian language skills, although we welcome applications from candidates with other second languages or none.

About Alaco
Alaco is a leading business intelligence firm. We help clients manage risk, assess commercial opportunities, resolve disputes and protect their reputations through the provision and analysis of information. We work globally, on one-off assignments and ongoing programmes for a wide variety of organisations, including financial institutions, multinationals, law firms, development institutions and family offices.  Alaco is a subsidiary of Sigma7, a global risk information and services platform.