Investigations Assistant

Position Objective:

To conduct research on a variety of assigned topics and help oversee investigations in order to promote the goals of the organization

Term of Employment:


Reports To:

Manager of Investigations

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Research a variety of animal protection issues to help further PETA’s investigative work
  • Ensure the factual accuracy of publications related to PETA’s investigations
  • Review and prepare investigative footage, working with investigators and other stakeholders, so that findings can be shared internally as well as with journalists, authorities, and others
  • Procure equipment for investigators
  • Track expenses as well as complete and turn in expense reports on a regular basis
  • Follow legal and professional guidelines and call issues to your supervisor’s attention
  • File complaints with local authorities based on investigations
  • Maintain strict confidentiality at all times
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the vice president


  • Thorough knowledge of animal rights issues
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct in-depth research
  • Demonstrated ability to work well under pressure
  • Proven excellent organizational skills and meticulous attention to detail
  • Proven effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to share complex findings in an easily comprehensible way
  • Willingness and ability to follow instructions carefully
  • Proven ability to maintain confidentiality and use discretion at all times
  • Ability to make sound judgments
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Demonstrated support for PETA’s philosophy and the ability to advocate professionally for our positions on issues
  • Commitment to the objectives of the organization

How to Apply

Deadline for this position is: August 1, 2022

To apply for this position, please click below. Because of the high number of submissions that PETA Asia receives, applications are not accepted by other means.