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Interested?  Kindly submit your resume with motivation / cover letter, relevant experience, references and salary expectations to the undersigned at marco@mdbc.com.my, latest by Thursday, 11 May 2017.  

Thank you for your attention & with kind regards,

Marco Winter
Executive Director

The Malaysian Dutch Business Council is an active mid-size bilateral business support organisation with more than 250 corporate members. MDBC is considered one of the most active (not-for-profit) business associations in Malaysia, and delivers an extensive scope of services to its members. In line with our continued growth and the current 2016 – 2018 Strategy, the MDBC is further expanding its value proposition to our members and stakeholders.

Therefore per immediate we are looking for a new team-member for the position of:

  1. Events & Membership Manager.

Location: MDBC office, Wisma Lim Foo Yong, Jalan Raja Chulan

General requirements:

  • We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate with long-term commitment who wants to join a vibrant, growing organization with wide exposure to corporate, diplomatic and government sectors;
  • A candidate who is flexible in a small organisation (6 – 8 colleagues) with a multitude of activities and responsibilities;
  • Good communication skills, Outgoing personality, Team player;
  • Detailed & Neat and Service-oriented towards members and all other contacts/ stakeholders.

Preference will be given to candidates who are not current employees of MDBC member – companies.  Please feel free to distribute this vacancy to other contacts.

Events & Membership Manager

Events & Membership Manager:

In the role of Events & Membership Manager you are responsible for the planning, organizing and executing the MDBC events, and to maintain contact with our membership community.  As a membership organisation, the strength of the MDBC lies in providing value to our members.

Work responsibilities:

  • Engagement with the MDBC members and delivering sustainable value and experience for MDBC members;
  • Point of contact for existing and new members;
  • Delivering growth by attracting new members and initiating new revenue streams;
  • Plan, organise and execute MDBC events;
  • Liaise with other organisations on joint / co-organising events;
  • Engagement with event venues such as hotels;
  • Co-responsibility in obtaining sponsors and advertisers;
  • Manage & update Membership Database and Mailing Lists;
  • Upkeep and management of CRM database;
  • Support MDBC’s online media presence and publications;
  • Represent Executive Director when on leave.


  • Fluency in English, spoken and written.
    (Dutch or/and Bahasa Malaysia or/and Chinese dialects language skills will be an advantage)
  • Experienced match maker
  • Exceptional client relationship & networking skills
  • Presentation Skills & Commercial acumen
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Self-Starter / Pro-active / Work Independently
  • Performance Driven
  • Ambitious and Strives for Excellence
  • Experience in (corporate) business environment
  • MS Office & Social Media

Please note:

  • The preferred candidate lives in Malaysia (or has working experience in Malaysia and willing to relocate to Malaysia) and has strong affinity with Malaysia and The Netherlands;
  • This is considered a full-time position under a local contract, with long-term view and growth potential;
  • The candidate has to be available to work outside regular working hours for MDBC events and to attend other functions.