Graduate Trainee - Marketing

We are looking for a Graduate Trainee in Marketing to join our global recruitment business.

Your new company
With over 10,000 staff in 34 markets, we are the expert at recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people worldwide, dealing in permanent positions, contract roles and temporary assignments across 20+ specialisms. Our deep expertise across a wide spectrum of specialised industries and professions makes us unparalleled recruiters in the world of work.
A career with Hays is fast-paced, dynamic and competitive, but equally rewarding for those who can consistently deliver outstanding results.

Your new role
You will hold a critical role in the support of key content and communications projects, both internal and external, across Hays Malaysia.
  • You will be responsible for content creation and curation, monitoring and tracking across social and media channels.
  • You will be required to plan, create, and track campaigns dedicated to building and engaging with our audiences
  • You will be required to work with internal stakeholders across Asia as well as external suppliers/agencies to ensure that we can monitor and report on the successes of our campaigns
  • You will be leading internal communications in relation to our Hays tone of voice, and ensuring our brand story is well-represented within the organisation
  • You will be responsible for press and media coverage, that will consist of content delivered, managed and reported to external parties or internal stakeholders
  • You will be responsible for reporting and analysing key marketing activities, such as performance of digital campaigns to the health of our customer engagement metrics
  • Additionally, you will be allowed to explore creative content creation such as developing Hays branded assets and videos for external and internal usage

What you'll need to succeed
We welcome all current undergraduate students with a Diploma/Advanced/Higher/Graduate Diploma/Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Advertising/Media, Mass Communications, Public Relations, English Language, Economics or equivalent to apply. Ideally, you would pride yourself with the following qualities:
  • Self-sufficient and comfortable operating on their own initiative to get things done
  • A clear and enthusiastic communicator, able to present to and gain the buy-in of a wide variety of audiences with high quality written communication skills
  • Demonstrate discretion always and adhere to privacy/data protection requirements
  • Demonstrate behaviour which supports the Hays brand values of Expert, Insightful, Innovative, Passionate about People and Ambitious
  • Able to manage multiple tasks, prioritise, work to tight deadlines and demonstrate excellent organisational skills
  • Demonstrate a consistently high level of personal professionalism, including presentation
  • Highly motivated, energetic and ambitious
  • Sound knowledge of MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Experience in using the Adobe Suite would be beneficial, but not essential

What you'll get in return
This will be your first step to exposing yourself to the corporate world as well as the recruitment industry, in which you will have the opportunity to work alongside some of the best recruitment consultants in the industry.
We also believe that your learning journey never stops, no matter what stage of your life you are at so we will invest heavily in your learning. If you don’t yet have proven skills in marketing, you will be supported to develop and deliver unparalleled potential to achieve your very best; that together with a fast-paced fun working environment.

What you need to do now
For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Yee Kit Ong, Internal Recruiter for Hays Malaysia at

At Hays, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our customers, and our community. Hays is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace that embraces diversity and strives to be inclusive environment for our people.


Job Type
Staffing & Employment

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Yee Kit Ong, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Kuala Lumpur
Suite 4 and 5, Level 23, Menara 3, Petronas

Telephone: +60376118600

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