Black Box

Blackbox is a leading independent research-centered agency in Singapore. The company is widely recognized for its observations and commentaries on community trends in Singapore and SE Asia and its expertise in social communications and messaging.

With the growth of new media formats and platforms in an increasingly digitalized economy, society is being transformed along with mainstream communications. Blackbox looks beyond traditional consumer research, by providing analysis on the changing dynamics amongst individuals, their peers/ families and the communities they are part of.

Who Are We Looking For?

Blackbox is recruiting people who are looking beyond their next career step. We’re searching for people with a passion for the world around them, who have a voracious appetite for what’s in the news and feel the urge to make a difference. You should be someone who takes pride in their work and who is interested in contributing to Singapore’s growing social dialogue.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate an aptitude for research or communications or specialize in statistics, the social sciences, brand strategy and modern media. We are also looking for generalists who feel their talents and interests are wide ranging and might be a good match for social research, community trend measurement, public policy, strategy and communications.

Positions available

Blackbox has positions available at different levels:

Practice Leaders and Strategists (Research Directors)

Experienced professionals with background in managing teams and/or overseeing strategy for clients. Candidates should have a proven track record over a number of years and be able to demonstrate a level of thought leadership, scholarly expertise or strong business development capabilities.

Senior Researchers/Analysts and Practice Specialists (Managers, Senior Managers, Associate Directors)

People with previous exposure to market research or experience working on social research in government, academia or at a non-profit. We’re also looking for people who have specialised capabilities suited to polling and research. This includes statistics, marketing sciences, analytics, brand communications, digital media, modern history and politics.

Recent Graduates (Research and Senior Research Analysts)

We’re always looking for graduates who are keen to work in a modern business environment where they can acquire a wide range of skills necessary to succeed in today’s workforce and international economy. We’re looking for confident and articulate individuals who are self-motivated and interested in what’s going on in the wider world.


Blackbox has provided opportunities to more than 100 interns in Singapore from all major universities and an array of facilities for over a decade. We are committed to training and mentoring students to prepare them for a more rewarding working life ahead.

Blackbox interns enjoy valuable on the job experiences (including client interaction) and real-world exposure that puts them in good stead for the future. We also provide full time positions to interns who wish to stay on.

How to Apply

Salaries and compensation packages are competitive and Blackbox provides a tolerant and diverse, international workplace. We are also family friendly. If you are interested, please send your CV and a short explanation as to why you think you might be a good fit for us to:

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