Thailand Analyst

· Bangkok, Bangkok
Employment Type OS Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Who We Are

BowerGroupAsia (BGA) is the premier government affairs and public policy advisory firm supporting multinational companies in the Indo-Pacific region. With a presence in 26 countries, BGA staff provide bespoke services to clients in 28 markets across the region. We are a fast-growing company and seek a talented, highly motivated Thailand Analyst in our Bangkok office.

Position Responsibilities

  • Research and monitor business and investment sector issues, including government policies, regulatory developments, industry developments, consumer trends and issues, and business and investment opportunities on behalf of BGA and clients.
  • Analyze and interpret the corporate, business, policy and political implications of specific government regulations, policies and laws at the national and provincial levels.
  • Provide well-written, succinct, actionable reports to clients and to BGA leaders in both Thai and English.
  • Build networks and relationships with bureaucrats and public officials, the business community, civil society organizations and consumer groups.
  • Provide information and analysis on stakeholders relevant to BGA clients.
  • Offer guidance and assistance in developing and implementing business, government relations, media, public affairs and other strategies.
  • Manage and assist with the operations and event logistics organized by BGA for stakeholders.
  • Provide other support as requested.

This position reports to the managing director for Thailand.

Job Requirements

We seek an exceptionally collegial, eager, highly motivated self-starter who can work independently and collaboratively, anticipate client and company needs, and be part of a high-performing team. Relevant qualifications include:

  • A keen understanding of Thailand’s political-economic environment and the ability to navigate it on behalf of clients.
  • Excellent research and analysis skills and knowledge of relevant business sectors such as healthcare, ICT, finance, natural resources, manufacturing, telecommunications and others.
  • Professional experience in government affairs, public policy, consulting or industry expertise relevant to Thailand.
  • Business level English and native level Thai with excellent written and oral communications skills in both languages.
  • Superb and self-confident interpersonal skills, with both U.S. and international counterparts.
  • Ability to engage confidently and thoughtfully with corporate government affairs representatives, as well as Thai and foreign government officials, civil society and the media.
  • Proficiency in MS Office and basic internet applications are required, as is enthusiasm and ability to learn and adopt new technologies. Previous experience using Salesforce is a plus.
  • Education: Minimum bachelor’s degree in public policy, management, international affairs, economics, law and related fields. A master’s degree or higher is preferred.
  • Must be currently based in Thailand.

Please address your application materials to BGA Thailand Managing Director Teerasak Siripant.

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  • Location
    Bangkok, Bangkok
  • Employment Type
    OS Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience