Operations Manager - Kuala Lumpur

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Work for Us
Salary: Salary & Benefits
REF: BBBH263_1565142127

Following a highly successful launch in 2014 in Kuala Lumpur and due to our continued growth across Asia, Ambition is currently seeking an experienced Operations Manager based in Kuala Lumpur. This role will play a critical role in the daily operations of the Malaysia business and will lead regional Shared Services staff.


With a dual reporting line to the HR & Operations Manager for South East Asia as well as Malaysia Directors, the Operations Manager will be responsible for all human resources matters pertaining to Kuala Lumpur based staff, as well as daily office management and administration. This role will have direct reports in the KL Corporate Services team as well as APAC Shared Services Function team-members based in KL office who serve other locations. This person requires strong leadership, organizational skills and a strong business acumen to ensure the team is reaching their full potential and providing quality service to internal stakeholders.


To quality for this role, candidates should demonstrate:

  • Team leadership experience including directly managing staff within Corporate Services and/or Shared Services, a must
  • Strong understanding of Human Resources operations and compliance including Contracts, Staff Benefits, Employee Relations, internal policies and managing HRIS records
  • Local experience with managing vendors and office facility services
  • Ability to prioritize and control workload of the team, ideally within Professioanl Services
  • Capacity to support and encourage a positive work environment
  • Ability to build strong relationships internally with leadership across the region
  • Independence, strong communication and collaboration skills to work successfully in a regional team


At Ambition, we are dedicated to "Building Better Futures". To learn more about Ambition Malaysia, please visit: https://www.ambition.com.my/


To learn more about this opportunity confidentially or to submit your application, please contact Jasmine at jasmine.welsh@ ambition.com.hk or click APPLY NOW. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. #LI-JW