Analyst, Chinese and/or Japanese language fluency

Kroll Associates, Inc.
  • Location
    Reston, Virginia
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Posted
    Mar 20

Position description

Our Analysts support the overall research and due diligence process for Kroll’s Risk & Compliance practice area.  Analysts manage cases from start to finish, conducting extensive Internet, database, and media research into companies and individuals to provide our clients with an accurate assessment of the status, legitimacy, general background, and overall reputation of a subject company and its principals.  Our Analysts’ work enables our clients to make informed, strategic decisions that have a huge impact on their organizations.  As a result, we place a high value on our talent and seek candidates with a high level of conscientiousness, integrity, and professional pride.

We have opportunities for excellent researchers who have fluency in both reading and writing comprehension in Chinese and/or Japanese language(s) as well as the English language.  The right candidate will have outstanding English reading and writing skills, meticulous attention to detail, a sense of curiosity, the ability to learn quickly, and a dedication to customer satisfaction. 

Kroll is the leading global provider of risk solutions. For more than 40 years, Kroll has helped clients make confident risk management decisions about people, assets, operations and security through a wide range of investigations, cyber security, due diligence and compliance, physical and operational security and data and information management services. Headquartered in New York with more than 35 offices in 20 countries, Kroll has a multidisciplinary team of nearly 1,000 employees and serves a global clientele of law firms, financial institutions, corporations, non-profit institutions, government agencies and individuals.


  • Undergraduate or graduate degree at an accredited university majoring in: International Relations/Affairs, Regional Studies, Political Science, or other related areas of study required
  • Extremely strong English-language writing skills
  • Chinese and/or Japanese language fluency in reading and writing comprehension
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to accept and apply constructive feedback
  • Ability to quickly and effectively summarize information from multiple sources into concise analytical assessments
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to prioritize several projects and assignments on multiple topics while meeting tight deadlines
  • Customer-service orientation with a dedication to quality
  • 1-3 years of previous work experience (including internships) is highly desirable
  • For bilingual and multilingual candidates, advanced fluency/proficiency in at least one foreign language (written and reading) is required;  highly desired languages include Chinese, Bahasa, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, German, Russian, Portuguese, and Arabic
  • Availability to work a full-time schedule with the understanding that additional hours and weekend work may be required

This job description is a summary of job requirements and duties and is not intend

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