Community Lead, MaGIC Sarawak - CEO’s Office

Kuching, Sarawak

General

Contract

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To support the building of a sustainable entrepreneurship ecosystem in B744 by catalysing
creativity & innovation for long term nation impact through the execution of the following:

  • Engage and educate the public on the local entrepreneurial ecosystem and MaGIC’s role vis a vis other government agencies
  • Plan and monitor MaGIC programmes, initiatives and activities to be promoted in Sarawak
  • Manage stakeholders and partnership initiatives with ministries/industry players/ corporates/related communities
  • Plan and manage budget allocation for MaGIC Sarawak
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Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in either of the following fields: Public Administrations, Public
  • At least 2-3 years of work experience and 1 year in a similar job role.
  • Relations, Communications, Social Work or relevant qualifications.
  • Basic Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel skills & WordPress skills
  • Good understanding of community development principles & practice
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to interact effectively with individuals, groups and agencies.
  • Problem solving, mediation, crisis intervention, and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to manage a team with numerous priorities
  • Ability to deal with a wide and diverse stakeholders group
  • Strong leadership abilities
  • Strong project management skills
  • Basic knowledge of the startup ecosystem would be an added advantage
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Responsibilities

  • To serve customers/visitors/relevant stakeholders by providing a high standard of customer service experience.
  • To manage stakeholders & partnerships with ministries, agencies, corporates and the local community including the preparation of necessary documents such as Letter of Partnerships (LOPs), etc.
  • To lead and coordinate events, programmes and activities in MaGIC Sarawak, including pre-event, during and post-event matters.
  • To oversee the administration matters of MaGIC Sarawak including budget utilisation and tracking, visitor recording, facility management, cleanliness, tidiness, and facilities(s) bookings.
  • To assist in the preparation of marketing collaterals for MaGIC Sarawak.
  • To provide support to co-workers in MaGIC Sarawak on their needs.
  • To ensure ongoing upskilling activities in the co-working space.
  • To uphold co-working culture in promoting creativity and innovation.
  • To promote MaGIC programmes and initiatives to the public.
  • To manage and update the database of contacts/leads from MaGIC Sarawak activities.
  • To prepare weekly activities’ update and report.
  • To assist in improving and maintaining the content of Borneo744 website and official social media(s).
  • To lead, manage and support IT-related matters for MaGIC Sarawak and Borneo744.
  • To prepare a viable marketing plan for Borneo744.
  • Plan, manage and execute additional initiatives from time to time as agreed with the HOD.
  • Execution of projects and deliverables for the overall planning, execution and tracking of Borneo 744 programmes.
  • Planning and implementing marketing strategies for Borneo 744 and creating promotional strategies as well as activities to promote B744 to the local community.
  • Manage and maintain Borneo 744 buildings and facilities (including Stockyard), security and maintenance.
  • Execution of planning and tracking of overall Borneo 744 budget.
  • Develop and manage Partners/Vendors Contract/Agreements/Letter of Partnerships for Borneo 744.
  • Troubleshoot, provide solutions and resolve matters that breaches the safety, security, or usability of B744 facilities, infrastructure and resources.
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About

Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC)

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MaGIC discovers and empowers technology startups and social innovators through creativity, innovation and technology adoption, and develops a vibrant and sustainable entrepreneurship ecosystem in Malaysia. Since its inception in 2014, MaGIC has provided its community of start-ups, investors and ecosystem players with capacity building programmes, market & funding opportunities and regulatory assistance that impacted more than 100,000 aspiring and seasoned entrepreneurs with overall value creation of RM1.9 billion. As an agency under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), MaGIC facilitates, navigates and enables the ecosystem with the mission of strengthening Malaysia’s position as an emerging innovation nation.