Jobs Available : Information Services Research Specialist


We are a leading global management consulting firm with 47 offices in 30 countries around the world. Our Southeast Asian practice, based in Singapore, has more than 140 employees. Due to our expansion in Southeast Asia, we are now looking for an Information Services Specialist to join our Information Services team based in Singapore.

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Information Services Manager, you will provide basic research and information services to the Southeast Asia consulting group, with requests to help other Bain offices globally.

Core Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Provide timely and high quality research to the consulting group utilizing electronic, print and other resources
  • Work closely with consultants to understand the context of the case, determine their research needs and information services required and produce filtered research results
  • Develop specialized industry knowledge of resources
  • Proactively send regular industry updates to the consulting group, and raise awareness amongst them through the scanning of business literature and targeted industry journals via manual and electronic means
  • Lead scheduled business research and just-in-time training for new consultants
  • Identify and collect new sources of information, resources and systems to support data gathering needs
  • Participate in ongoing industry-specific product and service evaluations and resource development activities and participate in implementation as appropriate

Position Qualifications:

  • Degree holder in any discipline
  • A minimum of 3 years’ working experience in information services, ideally in a fast-paced consulting, financial services or other business setting or equivalent preferred
  • Fluent written and verbal communication skills in English required
  • Proficient in Vietnamese preferred
  • Good interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Keen learner and able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Good working knowledge of information resources content
  • Innovative and meticulous, with an eye for details
  • Able to work in a team

Interested applicants are invited to send in your application to


Closing Date: 11th June 2012

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.