The Marketing Assistant (6 month contract) will be responsible for assisting the organization in the development and implementation of its marketing and communications plans. The role will entail working as part of the Marketing & Communications team as well as close collaboration with Sales & Distribution, Finance, Operations and Product Development. III. Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities• Support development and execution of the marketing calendar;• Communicate with agencies and vendors to provide briefs and deliver outsourced products/services in a timely manner;• Facilitate alignment with other business units within the organization • Help organize marketing events;• Collect quantitative and qualitative data from marketing campaigns;• Support the marketing & communications team in daily administrative tasks;• Other projects as needed and/or assigned.IV. CompetenciesOrganization Skills• Sound Project Management skills• Ability to prioritize in a rapidly changing environment• Time management skills and the ability to cope with several projects at a time • Ability to document, track and organize large amounts of informationCommunication & Interpersonal Skills• A flexible approach when working in a team • Strong verbal and written communication in both English & Myanmar • Ability to discuss/negotiate with key partners, agencies and vendors• Good presentation skills and the confidence to explain and sell ideas to stakeholders Operational Efficiency • Willingness to gain “hands-on” experience and practical knowledge of products• Capacity to contribute to design and improve processes and engage with operational stakeholders• Ability to work under operational constraintsCreativity and Business acumen • Understanding of business and technical dimensions• Focus on customer experience and usability• Ideally, good knowledge of local market/usage
Experience, Functional Skills and Knowledge Areas1. Undergraduate Degree in Business Administration/Management, Marketing focus preferred2. Fluent in written and spoken English & Myanmar 3. Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook required4. Creative mindset5. Self-driven, pro-active, team player, solution oriented 6. Agile and comfortable in dynamic environments 7. Previous working experience in multi-national organizations is a plus
- Opportunity to work and learn about marketing methodology and get hands on experience - Opportunity to grow as a true marketing professional.
- International working environment - Open and transparent culture
- Opportunity to become a permanent employee
Wave Money is a joint venture between Telenor and Yoma Bank to provide accessible, safe and convenient mobile financial services via a nationwide agent network or via a wave account on your phone.Wave Money offers you instant, safe and convenient way of sending and receiving money, bringing financial inclusion to all.Together, we will empower communities, improve people’s lives, and help grow Myanmar’s economy.