Research Associate

RWR Advisory Group
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    Sep 25

Position description

RWR Advisory Group is hiring for a Research Associate position to assist with our company’s work providing research to clients regarding Chinese economic activity. The work involves tracking business activity and would benefit from understanding issues at the intersection of economics, finance, risk, defense, foreign policy, and international affairs. Mandarin Chinese language skills are preferred.

RWR Advisory Group is a Washington, D.C-based research and consulting firm that specializes in the issues present at the intersection of global business activity, international security concerns, political risk and economic and financial statecraft.  RWR is particularly focused on the global business activity of Chinese companies.  RWR has been a pioneer in tracking this activity and providing related research and advisory services to clients.

RWR is looking to fill a Washington, DC-based Research Associate position that would be responsible for researching business relevant content.  The successful candidate must be a U.S. citizen and have a bachelor’s and/or master’s degree in a relevant field, such as economics, business, international affairs or regional studies.  The following skills are required.


  • Strong writing skills.
  • Strong research skills and experience, with keen attention to detail and quality control.
  • Analytic ability.
  • An ability to work under daily deadlines.
  • Experience and knowledge of matters pertaining to China.
  • An understanding of international political economy and finance.
  • Competence with Microsoft Office.
  • Mandarin Chinese language skills are preferred.