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Searchplus Asia is quality-driven human capital consulting firm that is results-oriented, responsive and committed to exceeding our clients and candidates expectations. We provide a comprehensive range of services that are supported by our industrial expertise, insightful local market knowledge and exceptional methodology. We are a leading provider of executive search, market research and market entry services in Greater China and in APAC Region. We have offices located in Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong, Ho Chi Minh City, Seoul and Kuala Lumpur.


Since our founding in 2007 Searchplus has conducted numerous high-level searches and projects for a prestigious list of clients in our specialized industries that we cover. At Searchplus, we have one simple mission: help our clients find the right people they need to grow and prosper. Our Clients and top executives count on us to work with them in partnership to find the perfect fit between company and candidate to ensure long-term success for both.


The people at Searchplus are highly energetic and fun. We also highly value personal development and in a short time frame. Searchplus is the place to work when you're passionate about achieving results and care about the one-team spirit. To work at Searchplus is to work with a very diverse set of people with different nationalities and backgrounds in terms of degrees and work experience.




Searchplus is looking for candidates with a sharp intellect, problem-solving skills, leadership skills, great teamwork and collaborative abilities as well as an ability to make substantial impact. We are looking for a positive, passionate and pro-active student or recent graduate with ideally (not a must) a Bachelor or Master’s Degree (or equivalent) from any of the following disciplines – HR, Business, Psychology, or equivalent. Candidates shall be ambitious, highly motivated, result oriented and share our passion for people – and for life. We want people with a willingness to adapt, learn and advance in fast-changing environments.


Title: Research Analyst Intern

Location: Kuala Lumpur (Need to be flexible with travel to Shanghai)

Starting date: ASAP

Hours: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM – Monday to Friday

Future: Could lead to a fulltime role for the right individual.




  • Assist in recruitment procedure including position advertisement, search qualified candidates in the methods of talents pool, Internet or cold call, recommendations, telephone screening, list building and various industry/candidate mapping assignments.

  • Connecting with passive candidates via networking and referrals from current/past talent and candidates

  • Promote our job opportunities and recruitment related news on LinkedIn, Company website and other social media channels.

  • Our analysts are active members of client service teams, gathering, synthesizing, and presenting information and data associated with client engagements and market opportunities.

  • At the beginning of each assignment, they assist in the development of the search strategy, including constructing company target lists, researching candidate profiles and matching necessary competencies to executive experience, drawing from internal, external and contracted resources.

  • Writing of candidate reports, conduct reference check, prepare related files for clients and follow up with candidates

  • Analysts can be included on business development activities and are encouraged to develop in-depth knowledge of given industry sectors and/or functional specialities. This includes gaining awareness of current news and issues, developing a perspective on competitive landscapes, understanding market influences, tracking share performance and explaining relevant trends.




  • Fluency in Chinese, both written and oral is not a must but an advantage

  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively, both verbally and in writing in English

  • Excellent project management skills – ability to manage multiple projects at once

  • Analytical skills, organised and methodical with a questioning style.

  • An entrepreneurial mind-set combined with the ability to take the initiative, work independently and drive implementation

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with ability to work with people at all levels within the organisation.

  • Proactively present recommendations and ideas on how to improve existing business processes

  • Adaptive to frequent changes in priorities, organization and strategy and ability to handle deadlines with short lead times

  • Proven record of leadership in a work setting and/or through extracurricular activities is a plus.

  • Absolute self-starter with hands-on work ethics

  • Strong IT skills covering MS Office, Excel and PowerPoint.

  • Availability for a 3-6 months internship




  • Challenges which let you grow day by day and a goal oriented, dynamic and fast paced environment.  Promise you a very steep learning curve and plenty room for personal growth

  • Flexible and agile company with flat hierarchy

  • Rotation program where newly hires get the chance to come and work for us in Shanghai 1-6 months per year (all expenses covered).

  • International working atmosphere in the heart of Kuala Lumpur and cross-cultural teams

  • An amazing team that looks forward to grow together and learn from the past and share in the future

  • Opportunity for rapid career advancement

  • Chance to work not only in downtown Kuala Lumpur but also in Shanghai and Ho Chi Minh City.



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