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Do you want to join an exciting startup with an ambitious social mission?

Do you want to contribute to the development of a bold and innovative business model with high responsibility from day one?

Do you want to do something revolutionary and impactful?

 

Here at Wedu, we hire highly motivated, passionate individuals who are innovative and thoughtful in their approach to getting things done.

Careers

Wedu currently has the following full-time job openings and one-of-a-kind internships available
(click on the job title for the full job description; unless otherwise noted, all positions are located in Bangkok, Thailand).

1Partnership Coordinator

As Partnership Coordinator, you will play a key role in building and growing institutional partnerships across the region to increase our outreach and collaborations with like-minded educational institutions, NGOs and young professional/leadership organizations (‘Talent Spotters’).  You will be responsible for identifying and designing effective outreach and partnership strategies in order to expand our program’s reach to 1,000 Rising Stars by the end of 2018, and beyond.  This role involves interacting with internal and external stakeholders to bring creative approaches and build an ecosystem that supports the mission of Wedu and our partners, as well as shape scalable strategies for Wedu so that partnerships can grow and be replicated across the region.   We are looking for a person with an entrepreneurial spirit and eagerness to take on increasing levels of responsibility and autonomy as Wedu grows.

2Senior Proposal Writer

As Wedu’s Senior Proposal Writer, you will have the critical leadership role of supporting the fundraising activities of Wedu in order to fund key business activities in a sustainable and innovative way.  You will be responsible for identifying grant opportunities, designing winning strategies for each funder, writing proposals and managing the follow up activities, including reporting.  You will further develop your expertise in building and managing a portfolio of relationships with medium and large funders.  This role offers a unique opportunity to shape the future of Wedu by expanding a community of supporters, allowing Wedu to reach thousands of Rising Stars in the years to come.

3Systems Administrator & Developer

Technology plays a key role in Wedu’s ability to offer lifelong, impact-driven leadership development opportunities and financial support to more and more Rising Stars at scale, as better and more automated systems enable the team to manage our programs and processes with greater efficiency and more intelligent analysis.  As Systems Administrator & Developer, you will be responsible for managing our Salesforce CRM, internal workflow tools and all relevant systems integrations required to maintain seamless and optimal data flows throughout the organization.  This role offers a unique opportunity to shape the technology roadmap at Wedu – to be successful in the role, you need to be able understand and balance organizational needs with systems requirements, and be driven by new functionality and tools that enable us to innovate and grow.

4Leadership Development Advisor (Burmese language fluency required)

Wedu is developing a mentoring program for young women refugees from Myanmar. This new position will work closely with our partner to coordinate the implementation of the project as well as support mentoring pairs throughout the duration of the program.
The Leadership Development Advisor plays a key role in the mentorship program, which is a core component of Wedu’s business model and a fundamental way to propel leadership development among the young women we empower (‘Rising Stars’) and their mentors. This role entails interacting with and building a relationship through various communication and program management channels with our Rising Stars and Mentors, while ensuring satisfaction and continuous learning through Wedu’s Leadership Development Program.

5Leadership Development Manager

As Leadership Development Manager, you will play a key role in leading the development and improvement of Wedu’s leadership development organizational structure, programs and services, with a strong focus on data-driven management to ensure quality and impact for Rising Stars and Mentors.  This role has a strong focus on building the systems, frameworks and team to scale in a way that supports lifelong leadership development as well as new program innovations.  Wedu’s business model is a new approach to promoting leadership development that relies on innovative service delivery models for a diverse customer group.  We are looking for a person with an entrepreneurial spirit who has demonstrated leadership with a growth and innovation mindset.

6Marketing & Communications Manager

As Wedu’s Marketing & Communications Manager, you will have the critical leadership role of managing the development and expansion of Wedu’s global brand in order to drive a variety of key business activities forward in a sustainable and innovative way.  You will be responsible for supporting the development of Wedu’s key products and services with the design and implementation of marketing & communications strategies, as well as nurturing Wedu’s global community of Rising Stars, Mentors, donors, partners and digital and media contacts.  This role offers a unique opportunity to shape the future of Wedu’s brand identity and presence via traditional marketing, digital marketing, events/PR and community strategies.

7Future Income Sharing Agreement (FISA) Development Intern

Future Income Sharing Agreements (FISAs) are a mechanism to finance the higher education needs of Rising Stars. FISAs are neither loans nor scholarships, and have been designed to be affordable and flexible for students.

As the FISA Development Intern, you will play a key role in supporting the expansion of FISAs to new countries, while also contributing to the enhancement of policies, procedures and processes around FISAs. This is a unique opportunity to shape the future of Wedu, and influence the development of higher education financing solutions for needy and deserving students.

8Corporate Partnership Intern

The Corporate Partnership Intern will play a key role supporting Wedu’s corporate partners/accounts through the delivery of leadership development services, primarily our for-profit corporate employee development product.  Your role will entail supporting client service and sales strategy through market research and simple data analysis, as well as supporting the development of communication and marketing documents to engage potential clients.  This is a unique opportunity to shape the future of Wedu’s social business model and financial sustainability with the development of creative corporate partnerships in Asia.

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Volunteers & General Internships

Wedu also provides ongoing volunteer and internship opportunities for students and professionals who want to contribute their skills for a shorter period of time in a general area of Wedu’s work (click on the internship title for the full scope of responsibilities; unless otherwise noted, all positions are located in Bangkok, Thailand).  The exact scope of these volunteer internships will be shaped during the interview process and will depend on current needs, as well as your skills and interests!

For individuals, universities and volunteer/internship placement organizations who would like to inquire further, please contact talent@weduglobal.org.

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