Group Chief Executive Officer

MARA Corporation Sdn. Bhd.

Based: Malaysia(Federal Territory/Kuala Lumpur)

Posted on 16 May 2020

Job Description

The vacancy is a key position and the officer in charge is fully responsible for the following:
  •  Identifying business strategies and plans for the MARA Corp group (the Group) in overseeing all operations and business and making investment decisions to advance the Group business;
  • Reviewing of financial and non-financial reports, analysing problematic situations and occurrences to devise solutions or improvements for sustainability and growth of the Group;
  • Building trust relations with key partners and stakeholders while providing leadership and motivation to subordinates within the company and subsidiaries’ management team to advance employee engagement in developing a high performing culture across the Group;
  • Maintaining a deep knowledge of the markets and industries relevant to the Group and continuously seek opportunities for strategic partnerships/business ventures;
  • Ensuring that the company's operations, financial management and financial/statutory reporting are carried out in accordance and in compliance with the requirements of prevailing laws and regulations;
  • Monitoring the financial position of subsidiaries to ensure alignment to Group’s strategy and plans.

  •  Malaysian and not more than 55 years old at the closing date of application; 
  • Must possess at least a Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent;
  • Held senior leadership positions for a minimum of 12-15 years, with at least 5 years of leadership exposure in a C-suite position. Priority is given to candidates with leadership role in a GLC, GLIC, and/or MNC;
  • At least 10 years of experience in developing profitable strategies and implementing vision;
  • Able to develop teams with an entrepreneurial mindset, with outstanding organisational and leadership skills;
  • Experienced in investment, corporate finance, management and monitoring;
  • Sound knowledge of corporate governance, general management best practices and performance management principles; and
  • Possess extensive business network, innovative thinking, high integrity values and excellent communication skills.

This is a contract-based position. Salary, allowance and other terms and conditions are subject to the consideration and approval of the Board of Directors of the company and MARA.

If you meet the requirements, please submit your complete resume / Curricular Vitae (CV) including personal details, academic qualification (attach copy of relevant certificates), work experiences, expected salary and a piece of passport size photo to: 

Senior Vice President
Group Strategic Human Capital Management
MARA Corporation Sdn. Bhd.
Level 9, Wisma Bumiraya
10, Jalan Raja Laut, 50350 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 03 - 2602 2240 Fax: 03 - 2602 2259


  • Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
  • In your application, your “Subject” should be “Application for the Position of MARA Corp. Group CEO".
31 MAY 2020


Company Details

MARA Corporation Sdn. Bhd.

Level 9, Wisma Bumiraya 10, Jalan Raja Laut,

50350 Federal Territory/Kuala Lumpur


MARA Corporation Sdn. Bhd. (MARA Corp.), an investment holding company and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA), has been given a unique mandate to develop Bumiputera socioeconomic status while practising the best corporate governance in line with MARA's aspiration. MARA Corp. through its subsidiaries have been actively involved in various critical economic sectors such as aerospace, education, financial services, property, transportation and retail.