BFM
Telephone No.
+60 3 2035-5900
Dress Code
Smart Casual
Salary
-
Working Hours
9AM to 6PM
Location
Petaling Jaya, Selangor, MALAYSIA
Min. Working Experience
10 year(s)
Telephone No.
+60 3 2035-5900
Dress Code
Smart Casual
Salary
-
Working Hours
9AM to 6PM
Location
Petaling Jaya, Selangor, MALAYSIA
Min. Working Experience
10 year(s)
Description

BFM Edge Education (BFM-Edge B School), a corporate education outfit owned by The Edge newspaper and BFM 89.9, is looking for a Programme Director to grow its business. This is an opportunity for an ambitious and entrepreneurial talent to lead a startup and shape its future.

The mission of the school is to advance the future of work through leadership and innovation. Our focus is therefore in ABCD - Artificial Intelligence (AI), Big Data, Culture & Communication (Leadership), and Digital Transformation. We also run the Kuala Lumpur chapter for CITY.AI, a global movement of AI practitioners.

Responsibilities of a Programme Director:

  • Oversee sales and marketing
  • Interface between facilitators and clients to identify learning outcomes and design courses / events
  • Monitor outcomes of classes and advise facilitators and clients on areas for improvement
  • Generate ideas for public and customised courses and talks
  • Seek out teaching / speaking talent who can deliver courses and give talks
  • Secure international partnerships to broaden BFM-Edge's offerings
Requirements
  • Experience in building a high-performance team / organisation
  • Entrepreneurial, and able to strategise sales and marketing to achieve business outcomes
  • Willing to be hands-on in doing sales
  • Proven interest in education, digital innovation, technology and the future of work
  • Able to formulate ideas for courses and talks
  • Having work experience in leadership, innovation transformation, big data or AI is a plus
  • Having a degree is preferred
  • Having an MBA or a postgraduate qualification is a plus
Benefits

Our workplace culture is our biggest asset! Open, informal, entrepreneurial, creative and decentralised, we want things to be simple, effective and unbureaucratic.

Salaries are dependent on job scope, experience and contribution to BFM. We offer annual performance bonus which is funded by company performance and profits. Individual and team performance are measured through peer reviews and achievement of goals. 

Annual leave, medical leave, paternity leave, extended maternity leave, paid sabbatical after 5 years of service are only some of the paid time-off that we offer to support good work-life balance and adequate rest.

We offer on-the-job training, on-site technical training, coaching, feedback and external trainings. Press events and local and overseas trip for media personnel are also part of the exposure and development opportunities.

Key Skills

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