Job Opening: Research Analyst

job opening - 5The Camstoll Group is a tight-knit, fast growing sanctions and illicit finance research and advisory firm with decades of combined government and private sector experience combating the world’s most complex national security and financial crime challenges.

Utilizing proprietary open-source research methods, network analysis, and data analytics, we generate insights into today’s most complex policy, regulatory or competitive challenges. In particular, we are experts in assessing and analyzing markets impacted by regulatory risk, sanctioned actors, political upheaval, violent conflict, and corruption. Our clients are financial institutions, multinational corporations, and governments.

We are seeking research analysts with one to five years of experience to join our research staff in our Los Angeles or Washington, DC offices for start dates in February or March 2017.


The successful candidate will be intelligent, accomplished, and energetic as demonstrated by his or her academic and extra-curricular credentials. The analyst position requires creative and proactive critical thinking skills, an insatiable appetite for foreign affairs and international policy, experience finding and researching online and offline information resources, comfort synthesizing large amounts of information, as well as strong written and oral communication skills.

Candidates with professional proficiency in strategic languages including Japanese, Russian, Arabic, Spanish, French, Korean, Farsi, and Urdu may be preferred for some positions. Individuals with experience in business intelligence research, conflict and illicit finance analysis, banking sector risk management and compliance, and other national security-related matters are encouraged to apply.


Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and research-based writing sample between 3 and 10 pages long.


• Competitive salary
• Health Insurance
• 401k
• Free parking or subsidized Metro Pass
• Weekly catered lunches
• Fully stocked kitchen with gourmet coffee, healthy snacks and beverages
• Collaborative & modern open plan workspace


About Paula

Paula lives in the vortex of academic life. She studies medieval Japanese history.
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