It is an exciting senior executive position that leverages on the huge opportunities of Inclusive Fintech and Islamic Digital Economy. This role requires for the person to strategize, plan and amplify success stories and Malaysia’s unique propositions in these verticals. It is required for the person to be connecting and sustaining relationship with key stakeholders such as the regulators, relevant government agencies, global leaders, the industry, media and the startups/scaleups.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Identify and engage with key ecosystem players including, but not limited to, regulators, industry players including financial institutions, government and relevant agencies, global leaders, startups and scaleups in building a unified strategy for Malaysia.
- Evangelize the technologies that could catapult Malaysia into a leadership position for Financial Inclusion and Islamic Fintech.
- Strategize, plan and execute multi-stakeholders amplification initiatives and support the marketing communication of initiatives managed by MDEC and national initiatives accordingly.
- Track the deliverables according to work timeline to meet outcome-based results with clear measurements.
- 2 years of experience in strategic planning or marketing or communication in relevant industries. Domain expertise in digital or financial inclusion is preferred.
- Fresh graduates with degrees in the relevant field are also encouraged to apply.
- Strong verbal and written communications skills are a must, as well as relationship building and stakeholders management skills.
- Demonstrated ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations is key.
- Self-reliant, adaptable, hardworking, decisive, and professional.
- Ability to crunch and analyze data to drive actionable insights and outcomes; and lead relevant campaigns.
- Some basic technical knowledge is helpful but not fully necessary; but must be passionate with technology innovation.
- Experience with and knowledge of the fintech industry, Islamic economy and startup ecosystem is a bonus.
PERKS & BENEFITS
- Flexible working hours
- Casual dress code
- Medical insurance
- Optical and Dental
- Annual Leave