FMR is hiring!

We're currently hiring a range of new staff as part of exciting plans to expand our coverage into new areas.

If you're interested in being part of a fast-growing business with a strong reputation and an entrepreneurial spirit, we'd love to hear from you.

Our vacancies are across three areas, outlined below. 

Start dates are ASAP, with remuneration dependent upon experience. To apply, please email us jobs@frontiermyanmar.com

Business Writer/Editor

 
FMR is looking to hire a Business Writer/Editor to join our team in Yangon and work across our subscription services. This is a full-time role which will involve:
  • Monitoring news and information sources for relevant material
  • Editing written content to an international standard, ready for publication
  • Researching and writing a range of content including news briefs and company profiles
  • Collecting and analysing economic, business and trade data
  • Working closely with other staff members
  • Interviewing and meeting companies or other relevant organisations
The ideal candidate will:
  • Be a native English speaker
  • Have 2+ years of relevant experience, e.g. business journalism, editing, research
  • Be able to edit material efficiently and to a high standard
  • Have excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Have a solid understanding of Myanmar business and economic issues
  • Be comfortable with speaking to and visiting companies and government bodies
  • Be motivated by working in a small team in a fast-growing business

Senior Business Development Executive

We are currently looking to fill an important new role in our Business Development team in Yangon. The position will contribute directly to growing our business in Myanmar, building on our existing platform and diversifying our range of services. It offers an opportunity to be part of a fast-growing business with a strong reputation and exciting future plans.

The role spans a range of skillsets, including business development, sales, client management and research, networking and more.
 
Specific responsibilities will include:
  • Contacting and meeting potential clients
  • Presenting FMR’s subscription and customised research services
  • Drafting proposals and following up on leads
  • Managing ongoing client relationships
  • Providing ideas on product development
  • Representing the company at networking events in Myanmar and overseas
  • Working closely with our research and editorial team
The ideal candidate will:
  • Have at least 2-3 years of experience in a related B2B field
  • Be bilingual in Myanmar and English
  • Be commercially driven, dynamic and outgoing
  • Have a strong network of business contacts in Myanmar
  • Be familiar with the type of services being offered by Frontier 
  • Be comfortable interacting with both local and foreign companies

Business Researcher

We are looking to hire a researcher to join our fast-growing team, working across a range of reports and subscription services. 

 
The job will involve: 
  • Monitoring news and information sources for relevant material 
  • Translating materials from Burmese to English 
  • Interviewing and meeting companies or other relevant organisations 
  • Researching and writing a range of content including company and project profiles 
  • Collecting and analysing economic, business, and trade data 
  • Working closely with other staff members 
The ideal candidate will: 
  • Be a native Burmese speaker with experience working in an international business environment 
  • Have 2+ years of relevant experience, e.g. business journalism, market research 
  • Have a solid understanding of Myanmar business and economic issues 
  • Have excellent attention to detail and accuracy 
  • Be comfortable with speaking to and visiting companies and government bodies