Social Innovation Architect

@ Scope Group

Your job?

You are the Lead for our consultancy arm and manage the entire project lifecycle of multiple planned and on-going internal and external projects for our local and international cross sector clients. You are tasked to grow our expert database and coordinate consultants and project teams. Your portfolio also entails designing, fundraising and proposal writing for tender bids and funding applications for future projects.

Along with the rest of our amazing international team, you are part of shaping and growing a unique company which has at its core to deliver social impact through business. We are a true 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.


You will have the following areas of responsibility:

  • Develop comprehensive project planning frameworks and documentation

  • Conduct risk assessments, prevention and mitigation plans

  • Develop, manage and report on project budgets

  • Manage project resources including international consultants, partners, clients, service providers and vendors

  • Design enhanced project management frameworks and processes

  • Teach project frameworks and skills to new staff, interns and volunteers

  • Fundraising and proposal development in collaboration with senior management, partners and consultants

Management and scope

  • Project design and planning
  • Source and manage project resources including consultants and vendors
  • Fundraising and proposal writing in collaboration with senior management
  • Quality assurance of write-ups
  • Projects progress reports and documentation
  • Project financial accounts
  • Risk assessment and risk management of project portfolio
  • Proposed improvements of our project management frameworks, culture and tools


Following your areas of responsibility, you will have the following decision-making authority:

  • Project Planning

  • Risk Management

  • Resource and Consultant Management

  • Quality Management

  • Scope Management

  • Time Management

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 Executive Director with whom you will prioritize and plan your work areas


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

  2. In the medium term your goal is to improve our project management capacity and performance

  3. In the long term your goal is to build a strong project management culture, process maturity and practice in Scope Group

Professional Development

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

  • Independent project management

  • Lead tender and RFP submissions

  • Lead liaison with consultants and partners

  • Development of project management mechanisms

  • Design and deliver training of employees

  • Promotion opportunities to team 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.

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