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Investment Analyst, AOPL D, Hong Kong

Original post in LinkedIn:

  • Classification: Austrade Overseas Performance Level D (AOPL D)

  • Location: Hong Kong

  • Salary: HKD 320,494 per annum

The Role

This position works closely with the Austrade network  across the Greater China region and will be responsible for conducting  high quality research and analysis work to identify and qualify key  industry players and potential investor contacts and provide insight and  market trends in selected industry sectors.

Duties include

  • Proactively identify, analyse, and track potential  corporate investors and key industry players in priority industries  across Greater China. This will involve preparation of target lists of  potential investors, analysis of their decision-making processes, and  expansion drivers and development of tailored value propositions for  individual companies.

  • Manage regional data-driven lead  generation project to support Investment Managers’ targeted outreach to  Tier 2, 3, and 4 cities across the region with a focus on private-owned  enterprises in identified priority sectors.

  • Responsible in the  development of company profiles, country-briefing, and other ad-hoc  data/financial research to support investor outreach and wider consulate  promotion.

  • Analyse inwards investment and export data to build  investment case materials and undertake related research and analysis  to identify market trends.

  • Assist with the development,  administration, and record keeping for in-market investment attraction,  promotional programs, investor engagement, and lead generation and  opportunity conversion.

  • Produce and provide detailed research  reports and pitching materials about the commercial and financial  benefits of investing in Australia’s priority industries.

  • Capture market insights into trends in particular industries and report  on these back to relevant teams in Greater China and Australia.

  • Identify appropriate sources of data (internal and external), information and reports that support research objectives.

  • Maintain relationship with onshore information centre and data teams to share information and coordinate access to data sets.

  • Contribute to knowledge creation within Austrade by adopting innovative  practices, sharing knowledge, and embracing development opportunities.

  • Maintain Austrade standards and policies, including diversity in the  workplace, ethical practice, occupational health and safety principles,  and compliance with audit requirements.

For more detailed information please view the Job Information Pack.


To be eligible for consideration and appointment you must have:

  • Work Authorisation - to be eligible for employment with  Austrade in Hong Kong, candidates must be legally authorised to live and  work in Hong Kong at the time of appointment.

  • Language - the  successful candidate must be a highly motivated team member, fluent in  written and spoken English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.

  • Security  Clearance - the successful applicant must be willing to complete an  Entry Level Screening Pack and be confirmed as a suitable person to  access Government resources prior to commencement in the role.

Closing date

Applications close at 11:30pm, Sunday 11 September 2022 (Hong Kong Standard Time)

This is a locally-engaged position governed by Austrade’s Overseas  Engaged Employees terms and conditions of employment and Hong Kong  labour law. Candidates must currently have the right to live and legally  work in Hong Kong. Austrade will not be able to provide any sponsorship  letter nor be involved in the work visa application process.

Only candidates who complete their application in Austrade’s online  recruitment system will be considered. Email applications can not be  accepted.

Due to the large volume of applications received, we are unable to  respond to each applicant. We endeavour to respond to applicants of  interest within a period of three weeks from the application closing  date. If you are not requested to attend an interview, please assume  that your application has not been successful.

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