research team lead, public sector advisory team in Kuala Lumpur

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job details

kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
banking & financial services
job type
RM 180,000 - RM 216,000 per year
reference number
leong kok yuen, randstad
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job description

Our client is both an academic institute and a think tank/advisory firm that utilizes the theoretical frameworks of blue ocean strategy to create powerful solutions that are high impact, low cost, and rapidly executed. Our client's mission is to support the public sector to achieve its future of being a developed nation by providing a roadmap, transforming the public sector on the local, state and national level through high-impact, low-cost initiatives that cut across ministries and agencies.

Our client is looking for research team lead to lead a team of research/senior research to conduct research and assist in special projects that plays a key role in data gathering, contribute to making final recommendations and present final work to the directors.


  • Apply blue ocean strategy to design and implement strategies for clients across various industries
  • Perform feasibility studies and in-depth market research for developing strategies for both public/private sectors
  • Monitor/analyze politics, economic, and social developments in Malaysia and other countries
  • Engage with various public/private sector entities and faciliatete collaboration to successfully execute strategies
  • Provide advisory servceis and training for both public/private sectors
  • Build/maintain the network of blue ocean strategies practitioners/trainers in public agencies
  • Develop new education materials for blue ocean workshop


  • Minimum master from international university in business administration, economics, psychology or Sociololy from Ivy League universities
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a strategy, research, consulting and/or advisory role
  • Excellent verbal/written English and Bahasa Malaysia
  • Great people communication and stakeholders management skills
  • Open to Malaysian citizen and Non-Malaysian residing inside/outside of Malaysia

Interested, please send your resume to