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Working for ASM

The Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM) came into force on 1 February 1995 and was established under the Academy of Sciences Act 1994. ASM performs an unparalleled service by bringing together experts in all areas of scientific and technological endeavour to address critical national issues relating to Science, Engineering, Technology and Innovation as well as to provide strategic STI input to the government.

 
 ASM invites Malaysians to apply for the following immediate vacancies: 
 
Contract Position

EXECUTIVE, INTERNATIONAL BUREAU
Full time, Contract of Service Position
 
Key responsiblities:
Responsible to manage ASM’s national and international affairs.
 
Reporling line:
Report to Chief Executive Officer.
 

Your key task on a normal day include:

bullet Strategise communications and correspondence with ASM bilateral and multilateral network which include national and international scientific organisations, ministries & government agencies and professional bodies.
bullet Establish new collaborations while strengthening existing network.
bullet Coordinate and conduct international programmes and tap into opportunities for Malaysian scientists.
 
Qualities:
Leadership qualities, analytical, meticulous, able to multi task and work under tight deadline, independent, confident and good interpersonal skills with a sense of responsibility.
   
 Qualification and Skills :
bullet Candidate with Degree in Science or International Relations.
bullet At least 3 years working experience in managing and coordinating international correspondence or projects related to international affairs or science diplomacy.
bullet Excellent communication, organisational and interpersonal skills.
bullet Tactful and has ability to deal with difficult situation and people.
bullet Excellent working skills with Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
bullet Excellent oral and written communication skills both in English and Bahasa Malaysia.
   
Remuneration :
Salary is determined based on qualifications and working experiences.

Other details:
Working hours from 8.30am – 5.30pm from Monday - Friday. Basic training and coaching will be provided.
 

Only candidate with complete resume (particulars of qualifications and experience) and Jobstreet English Language Assessment (JELA) results will be considered for the position. Submission deadline is 30 September 2017.

 
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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT) EXECUTIVE
GRADE F41 – Full time, Contract of Service Position
 
Key responsiblities:
Responsible to provide technology support and solutions to meet the need of the organisation.
 
Reporling line:
Report to Corporate Services Manager.
 

Your key task on a normal day include:

bullet Plan, strategize, manage and oversee implementation of ICT infrastructure, software and systems, network, security and hardware.
bullet Develop and implement IT standards and policies.
bullet Monitor and maintain computer systems and network of the organisation, which includes installation of systems, diagnosing and troubleshooting hardware and software faults.
bullet Plan, develop and implement various IT projects which include development of database, information management system and business intelligence and knowledge management system.
 
Qualities:
A leader, team player, analytical, courteous, tactful, able to multi task and work under tight deadline, independent, confident and good interpersonal skills with a sense of responsibility. Candidate must be a creative problem solver.
   
 Qualification and Skills :
bullet Candidate with Bachelor Degree in Information Technology or Computer Science.
bullet Candidate with working experience is preferred.
bullet Excellent communication, organisational and interpersonal skills.
bullet Excellent oral and written communication skills both in English and Bahasa Malaysia.
   
Remuneration :
Salary is determined based on qualifications and working experience. Minimum salary for F41 scheme is RM2,315.00 Allowances amounting RM900 is also paid.

Other details:
Working hours from 8.30am – 5.30pm from Monday - Friday. Basic training and coaching will be provided.
 

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

 
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MULTIMEDIA PROGRAMMERS
GRADE F41 – Full time, Contract of Service Position


Are you passionate in working on variety of challenging web-based projects such as developing tailor-made website, portal or dashboards? Do you possess skills of programming while maintaining good sense of design?

If yes, we Want You to Work with us.

 
Key responsiblities:
Responsible to design, develop, manage and monitor innovative digital products such as websites, flash-based websites, video, mobile apps, animations, interactive portal and others.
 
Reporling line:
Report to Head of Information Technology Unit and Corporate Services Manager.
 
Qualities:
Imaginative, self-learning, creative problem solving, innovative, team player, analytical, meticulous, able to multi task and work under tight deadline, independent, collaborative, proactive and good interpersonal skills with a sense of responsibility.
 
 Qualification and Skills :
bullet Candidate with Degree in Creative Multimedia, Computer Science or Software Engineering.
bullet Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply.
bullet Experience in developing online databases, mobile apps or other online platform is an added advantage.
bullet Has an eye for design and has ability to use Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
bullet Experience in developing, customizing and enhancing web application using PHP programming language and MySQL & SQL Server databases.
bullet Strong programming skill such as PHP, MySQl, HTML, Ajax, jQuery, CSS, Flash, Javascript or C++.
bullet Able to use Joomla 3.x , WordPress, others CSM as well as extensions, plugins, modules of Joomla, WordPress, other CMS
bullet Familiar using Linux and windows server
bullet Excellent oral and written communication skills both in English and Bahasa Malaysia. /td>
   
Remuneration :
Salary is determined based on qualifications and working experience. Minimum salary for F41 scheme is RM2,315.00 Allowances amounting RM900 is also paid.

Other details:
Working hours from 8.30am – 5.30pm from Monday - Friday. Basic training and coaching will be provided.
 

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

 
*Please complete the test before fill up the application form and submit to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
       
 
  Freelance

 

We are seeking professional Malaysians to work with us on a freelance basis for the following:

1. Report Writers
  Report writers are engaged for studies carried out by ASM. Writers are required to follow through the activities, discussion and meetings for a two year period to enable him/her to understand the subject matter well.
   
 

Email us your portfolio and sample write-ups for consideration to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

   
2. Writer for public document
  Ability to write in laymen terms is a must. If you have ability to churn technical information to an easily readable and understandable material, then you are the one that we are looking for.
   
  Email us your portfolio and sample write-ups for consideration to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
   
3. Editor 
  Editing and proof reading for technical and public readable document are required for both Malay and English language publications.
   
 

Contact Mr Hazrul Liki for more information at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

   
4. Photography and Video Recording
  Photos of corporate publication standards and videos for broadcasting are in demand. If you like challenges and dare to try out new ideas, come and meet us.
   
  Contact 03 - 6203 0633 and speak to Ms Dharsene Rajayah for appointment.
   
5. Graphic Designer
  If you can develop layout and design for advertisement, brochures, books, magazines, corporate reports and website, email us your work to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call at 03 - 6203 0633
   
Why Join Us?
ASM comprises of Fellows who are eminent scientists, engineers and technologists (SET) of the country. The knowledge, wisdom and experience of a Fellow often inspire staffs who work closely with them. Through this working experience, one learns and understands the many aspects of SET and Science policy which leads them to perform better in their undertakings. As such working at ASM is an opportunity for continuous learning.