About us:

Quinlan Partners (quinlanpartners.com) is a global due diligence, investigations, and business intelligence firm that helps clients identify and mitigate risk, shape strategy, and achieve success. We are seeking an inquisitive, motivated investigator to join our team at the Associate level in New York. The Associate hire will join a team of seasoned corporate investigators, investigative journalists and attorneys, and build upon a foundation of solid research skills at a rapidly growing firm that has garnered the stability and loyalty of strong client relationships. 

Our ideal candidate:

Applicants should have one to two years of professional experience in corporate investigations, investigative or business journalism, or research-focused fields, and excel as public record and open source researchers. Strong candidates will demonstrate creative problem-solving abilities and a track record of success in gathering, analyzing, and distilling information in response to complex questions posed by corporate, investment, and legal decision-makers. 

Fluency in a second language is strongly preferred but not required. The Associate role requires a dogged work ethic, excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong attention to detail and intellectual curiosity, and the ability to collaborate with a team while simultaneously executing deadline-driven projects.


Associates are responsible for the following, among other tasks:

  • Conducting in-depth public record and open source background investigations of people and companies;

  • Collecting information, intelligence and evidence to prevent or expose frauds;

  • Expertly navigating public record repositories and databases covering court filings, recorded documents, financial disclosures, corporate records and news reports, among other sources of information in the U.S and around the world;

  • Drafting and editing client-facing reports;

  • Briefing senior management and clients;

  • Overseeing field investigators as they obtain documents, conduct interviews and execute tasks on-the-ground around the world;

  • Executing deadline-driven research projects within corresponding budgets.

Interested candidates may apply directly through the Careers page on our website, https://quinlanpartners.com/contact/#careers. Note that applications submitted without a cover letter will not be considered.

Compensation Range: $50,000 - $110,000
The above represents the expected salary range for this position. Ultimately, in determining your pay, we'll consider your location, experience, and other job-related factors.

This is a full time position

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