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Risk Advisory Business for Peace Expert (UN Account)

Service Line / Portfolios:  Accounting & Internal Controls

Kuala Lumpur, MY

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Deloitte Southeast Asia is searching for a suitable candidate to join the team of the regional United Nations Team as a Business for Peace Expert.
The United Nations Team within Deloitte Southeast Asia is fast growing and dynamic. It offers its members an unparalleled opportunity to develop their leadership capabilities and to be part of a team of professionals dedicated to making an impact that matters. In view of its regional expansion, the firm is seeking to hire a Business for Peace Expert to support its work for the United Nations and Not-for-Profit and Donor Organizations. The position will be based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Work you'll do
The Business for Peace Expert will work on several tasks, including:
  • Business development including actively seeking out new clients and partners
  • Identify priority activities as well as advise on business strategies
  • Develop and implement solutions for clients across SEA
  • Increase awareness and engagement on peace and business issues through delivering workshops, capacity building trainings and thought leadership

Your role as a leader

At Deloitte, we believe in the importance of empowering our people to be leaders at all levels. We expect our people to embrace and live our purpose and shared values, challenging themselves everyday to identify issues that are most important to our clients, our people and the communities, and to make an impact that matters. In addition to living our purpose, Assistant Manager across our Firm are expected to:


  • Understand objectives for stakeholders, clients and Deloitte whilst aligning own performance to objectives and sets personal priorities.
  • Develop themselves by actively seeking opportunities for growth, shares knowledge and experiences with others, and acts as a strong brand ambassador.
  • Seek opportunities to challenge themselves, collaborate with others to deliver and takes accountability for results.
  • Build relationships and communicates effectively in order to positively influence peers and stakeholders.
  • Work effectively in diverse teams within a highly inclusive team culture where everyone is supported, respected and recognized for their contribution.



We are looking for an analytical, result-driven and flexible person who thrives working both individually and as part of a team. Suitable candidates will fulfill the following requirements:
  • Bachelors in international relations, peace and conflict studies, economics, business or other relevant discipline required. Masters or equivalent is preferred
  • 3+ years of full-time experience working in a business/peace related sector
  • Knowledge of conflict and peacebuilding trends, policies, and approaches in Southeast Asia
  • Experience working with commercial actors, private sector associations, UN entities and relevant government institutions in post-conflict and conflict zones
  • Excellent analytical capabilities as well as communication and presentation skills
  • Able to work cooperatively as well as independently and deliver results
  • Fluency in English (additional proficiency in Southeast Asian or official UN language is an asset)
  • Full-time experience working in consulting or for the corporate sector is considered as a strong asset
  • Having an MBA is considered as a strong asset

Due to volume of applications, we regret only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
Requisition ID:  8341

In Malaysia, the services are provided by Deloitte and other related entities in Malaysia ("Deloitte in Malaysia"), which are affiliates of Deloitte Southeast Asia Ltd. Deloitte Southeast Asia Ltd is a member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited. Deloitte in Malaysia, which is within the Deloitte Network, is the entity that is providing this Website.

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