Full-Time

Communications Strategist (SaaS), Assistant Manager

About Job

Mereka.io is a first-of-its-kind digital platform that will shape the future of collaboration and social impact creation. Our vision is to tackle the ever-changing needs of the future by harnessing technology, automating collaborations, and inspiring innovation. Our mission is to bridge the gap between underutilized resources and a community of lifelong learners through a nexus of creative knowledge sharing.


The Team


Over the past year, our team has worked tirelessly to develop this one-of-a-kind platform. Join us as we build this platform and brand from the ground up, and experience the thrill of working in a well-organized and tech-driven start-up. For the right person, we offer the opportunity to work directly with the CEO as part of a small, dedicated team with colleagues in


Mereka embraces the potential of the implausible. What some call crazy, we call visionary.  We take both in stride. Through future forward-thinking, we build infrastructure on the fundamentals of the digital economy to actualize the future of innovation. Connecting a universal subconscious from academia to a hemisphere at the heart of the industry: redefining what it means to know, learn and grow.

Job Description

You will deliver on the marketing strategy at a hugely exciting time in the growth of the mereka.io as we raise the profile of this first-of-its-kind digital platform. The ideal candidates will assist to build the product growth department to be an organized team to outline responsibilities and processes.


  1. Working with the management, develop and implement organizational and departmental branding, marketing and communications strategy in line with departmental goals. This includes digital marketing, brand marketing, people-based marketing, international marketing, and growth hacking.
  2. Develop a lead generation and increasing the visibility of potential clients and community while maintaining an authentic message.
  3. Direct, monitor, and review creative execution (web design, web development, graphics, illustrations, ads, photos, videos, program/campaign branding, collateral design, etc)
  4. Direct, monitor, review and approves works of in-house and external copywriters, bloggers, translators, scriptwriters, graphic designers, illustrators, collateral designers, web designers, web developers, photographers, videographers and other media-production specialists integral to the completion of branding, marketing and communications projects
  5. Strategize and execute successful and cost-efficient search engine optimization (SEO), search engine marketing (SEM) and digital marketing campaigns on search engines (Google) and social media (Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, LinkedIn, etc)
  6. Ideate and execute social, events, CRM, public relations to establish connections with key opinion leaders and influencers in the field.


Requirements/Qualifications

  1. 4+ years of experience working in a marketing and communications role
  2. Proven success designing and executing marketing and communications strategies and campaigns
  3. Excellent leadership and management skills, organizational and project management skills, and ability to lead multiple project teams to meet deadlines
  4. Strong, versatile copywriting and proofreading skills in English and Malay is a must (Additional language abilities such as Mandarin and Tamil will be an asset)
  5. Design eye and skills is needed (Ability to use traditional and SaaS design softwares is an asset)
  6. Able to follow internal project management systems, processes and procedures
  7. Able to work as part of a team and independently in a fast-paced environment
  8. Organized, self-motivated, detailed, and proactive
  9. Excellent analytical, operational and negotiation skills
  10. Experience in managing cross channel Marketing plans within a stand-alone role or small team with a focus on PR and Events
  11. A track record of achieving targets relating to the generation of leads, product and brand awareness


The role would be a great opportunity for those who are empowered to take full accountability for the Marketing strategy, building out channels and developing a best practice marketing function.


The role offers growing opportunities for upward mobility and career progression, in addition to a perk and benefits package (medical, parental leaves, discounted Biji-biji and Me.reka products and services and more)


Job Details

Locations:
Remote
Job Level:
Assistant Manager
Employment Type:
Permanent