Project Manager – Trade & Investment Communications

Kenan Foundation Asia believes in a world where everyone has the right to build a better life for themselves, their family, and their community. Every day, we are working in Thailand and the region to inspire students, develop skilled people, and grow strong leaders by empowering them with the knowledge, technology, and skills necessary for a better future. Whether it’s an entrepreneur, a teacher, a student, a community leader, or non-profit manager, we conduct tailored, engaging activities to train, coach and equip them so they can achieve their dreams.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Kenan Foundation Asia, a non-profit development organization working in partnership with companies, governments, academia, and committed individuals to empower people with the knowledge, technology, and skills necessary for a better future, is seeking a Project Manager – Trade & Investment Communications to lead a project funded by the Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) to develop and write investment-related materials and publications. This position is based at the BOI Office in Bangkok, Thailand.

  • Provide high-quality English language report writing, speeches and presentations in order to support foreign direct investment to Thailand
  • Conduct interviews with investors and potential investors to gain industry and investment perspectives
  • Provide constructive planning, article writing and editing for monthly Thailand Investment Review (TIR)
  • Lead and manage a team of 7 staff to ensure that all deliverables are completed with high quality within budget and time-frames
  • Coordinate with cross-disciplinary team members to ensure that all parties are on track regarding project requirements, deadlines and schedules
  • Collaborate with stakeholders on project objectives, formulate a project plan and develop a detailed project planning that achieves the goals and objectives of the projects to share among team members as well as monitor and track progress
  • Organize internal and external resources effectively to ensure availability and effective tasks allocation
  • Proactively build and maintain effective relationships, working constructively with both internal stakeholders and clients
  • Liaise with Board of Investment (BOI) staff to ensure close coordination and expectations are met


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Native English speaker with at least 5 years of writing experience and strong oral communication skills
  • Degree in journalism, English, communications, marketing, business or related field
  • Demonstrated writing ability and track record in writing high-quality business English reports
  • Experience managing a team
  • Prior experience or knowledge in trade and investment or economics is desirable


SALARY AND BENEFITS PACKAGE

  • 80,000-100,000 THB per month
  • Group Health Insurance
  • Provident fund contribution
  • Vacation and personal leave
  • Visa and work permit for non-Thais

 

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