Accounting & Professional Services

Length/duration of opportunity

Full time

Job scope

1. Support the Governance team in delivering effective, high quality and timely outputs in board advisory and governance engagements which typically revolve around the following areas:

• Diagnostic reviews and assessment for compliance with legislation and regulations; • Advising clients on the design and implementation of governance frameworks and policies;

• Design, review, and enhancement of governance documents for clarity of roles and responsibilities of Board and Senior Management. These include charters, terms of references, policies, and procedures;

• Facilitate the exercise of Board effectiveness evaluation.

2. Conduct research on corporate governance topics and trends.
3. Support in pertinent business development initiatives (e.g. preparation of proposals, trainings and

Requirements :

  •  A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Law, Accounting, Political Science, Economics or related fields.
  • One or two years of working experience in the areas of corporate governance or compliance.
  •  Good knowledge of both local and global corporate governance regulations/standards/guidelines (e.g.
  • Companies Act 2016, Bursa Listing Requirements, Malaysian Code on Corporate Governance).
  • Strong work ethic - able to work in a fast-paced environment and respond to short notice requests.
  •  Ability to work in a high-performance team, contribute to the effective delivery of project deliverables,
  • outputs and support the growth of project team members.
  •  Proficient with Microsoft Office computer applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and the internet.
  •  Fluency in English – reading, speaking and writing.
  • Ability to engage with clients in a convincing manner.