Projects & Events Manager

@Scope Group

Your job?


Your exciting job at Scope Group is to lead and manage the project lifecycle of multiple projects and events for our clients and partners in private, public and citizen sector organisations. Your job also entails supporting the design, conceptualisation and planning of future projects and events. You love to make things happen and have done it many times before. Now you want to challenge yourself and apply your skills in our enterprising and exciting environment.


Along with the rest of our amazing international team, you are part of creating and sustaining a unique company which has at its core - delivering social impact, is cutting edge and a leader regionally in domains such as social innovation, public sector transformation, social enterprise, impact investments and strategic CSR.


A stint with Scope Group will enrich you with new work and life experiences like never before. If you are ready to challenge yourself and be the change you want to see in the world then send us your application today.

Responsibilities

You will have the following areas of responsibility:

  • Design, conceptualisation and planning of future projects and events

  • Develop comprehensive project and event planning frameworks including budgets, timelines, resource and stakeholder plans

  • Conduct risk assessments, prevention and mitigation plans

  • Manage project resources including service providers, speakers, trainers and vendors

  • Lead agile project meetings, coordinate and communicate with all stakeholders

  • Report on project progress and financials

  • Proposed improvements and innovation of our project management frameworks, culture and tools

Requirements

  • Relevant work experience for a minimum of 4 years

  • Strong interpersonal and written communications skills in English and BM

You are:

  • Able to exercise independent judgment and work effectively without close supervision

  • Meticulous and accurate in attending to detail and quality

  • Proactive and taking initiative in improving how work is done

  • Able to schedule work effectively and meet multiple deadlines

  • Hard working and flexible to work outside normal work hours/weekends

  • Used to adapting to fast-changing priorities

Relations and Reporting

External network relations

Following your areas of responsibility, you will be focusing on the following external relations: Customers, Leads, Consultants, Partners, Service Providers, Vendors


Organizational placement and internal relations

Your day to day management reference is the Chief Executive Officer with whom you will prioritize and plan your work.

Goals

  1. In the short term your goal is to manage existing projects/events and plan future projects/events

  2. In the medium term your goal is to improve our project/event management results

  3. In the long term your goal is to build a stronger project/event management culture and practice in Scope Group including learning paths and project/event roles for volunteers & interns

Professional Development

Your job holds professional development possibilities in the form of increased responsibility in the following areas:

  • Independent project & event management

  • Support tender and RFP submissions

  • Lead liaison with vendors and partners

  • Development of project management & event processes and templates

  • Design and deliver training of employees, interns & volunteers

  • Promotion opportunities to team, BD or operations lead

We are Scope Group

SCOPE GROUP is an international social design, innovation and impact agency that works at the intersection of mission and money to create new, sustainable value. Scope Group draws on industry expertise in social enterprise, impact consulting and social innovation thus balancing business sustainability with social and environmental responsibility.


We facilitate change processes and offer advisory, consultancy and training services working with our partners to grow and deepen their impact. We work in development aid, social enterprise, CSR, public service innovation


We have worked with partners ranging from multinationals to SMEs, Governments and citizen sector organisations. Since Jan 2013, our Impact Incubator has supported social ventures in their start-up and growth trajectories.


Community: We run the CSR Community of Practice for business leaders with a social passion and Social Entrepreneurs' Mix 'n' Fix events and Scope Unltd cash awards to help build the social enterprise ecosystem in Malaysia and the region.

Application

Tell us what sets you apart from the pack? We are not looking for you to write a novel- keep it brief, simple and sweet...Perhaps you can upload a youtube video...


  1. What three words characterize you?

  2. What are you best at?

  3. What do you feel like you need to get better at?

  4. How would your friends describe you?

  5. What is your goal in life?

  6. What is the most exciting thing you have ever done?

  7. What is your ideal role when you work with others?

  8. What did you like most about your last job/work experience and why?

  9. Why do you want to work with Scope Group?

  10. How would you measure a success related to your job with Scope?

Contact us for more information

hr@scopegroupasia.com Tel: (60) 3 4065 0250 - Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9.00AM-5.30PM

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