Executive, Digital AgTech & DroneTech
Posted on 24 Nov 2022 17 days left for application

Job Purpose

Provide effective administration, facilitation and support on the execution of Digital AgTech & DroneTech projects, focusing on 4IR technologies in related products, solutions or services development, Ecosystem Engagements (focused on Supply Ecosystem and Project Syndication), Program Management, Project Implementation, Business Support and Talent Development in an organization-focused manner in achieving committed outcomes or programme goals across MD vertical, i.e. Digital Agriculture under PEMANGKIN.

Duties & Responsibilities

Digital AgTech and DroneTech: Pilot Projects Development

To support the development of digital technologies i.e., Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data Analytics (BDA) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) across the agriculture sector (based on progressive demand engagements) towards driving the committed outcomes or program goals, across MD vertical, i.e., Digital Agriculture.

To support the implementation of Digital Agriculture projects through effective planning and coordination of all stakeholders, technology partners and ecosystem enablers.

To support to identify and on-board new digital technology partners and potential stakeholders.

To support in the validation of latest digital technology products, solutions or services for Digital AgTech & DroneTech projects through strategic communication plan and collaboration with the respective Industry Partners and Communities.

Digital AgTech and DroneTech: Implementation & Business Support

To support the collaboration engagements with relevant industry partners and potential demand side that will lead to active and quality participation in Digital AgTech & DroneTech projects.

To maintain good engagements and follow-up with industry partners (local and/or international), key stakeholders and ecosystem partners.

To efficiently disseminate and inform ecosystem partners on updated project prospects and new processes.

Digital AgTech and DroneTech: Performance Tracking & Monitoring

To support the sustainability of digital technology adoption and scalability in Digital Agriculture projects, through effective coordination and monitoring of project deployment with stakeholders and ecosystem partners.

To support in catalyzing digital technology adoption, through implementation of:

Digital Economy and Digital Adoption across identified MD vertical, i.e., Digital Agriculture.

Any other approach/ intervention measures that will sustain the adoption of digital technologies in alignment with the goals of Ecosystem Development Division (EDD).

Digital AgTech and DroneTech: Others

Assume responsibility for related duties as required or assigned by Head of Department/ Division.

Assist, coordinate, develop and manage all related events, continuous engagements with ecosystem partners, including the outreach, communications, processes/ guidelines documentation and reporting.

Maintain updated knowledge of global markets, technological developments, changes in the regulatory environment as well as customer/ client needs by maintaining networks, conducting research and participating in external forums/ seminars.

Support the effective achievement of team goals by participating as an effective team member and contributing valuable information and analyses.

Progressively provide valuable contributions to team outcomes by conducting research and making diligent analyses.

Maintain high level of integrity of systems and processes by ensuring that governance and compliance standards/ processes are applied and adhered to.


Graduate with at least 1 year of working experience, preferably in technology business-related function and/or ICT sector with experience in project implementation.

Experience in working with industry partners and/or public-private sector initiatives are added advantages.

Competency Required

Ability to analyze and decipher trends, developments and to make strategic recommendations driving towards the project outcomes.

In achieving goals and outcomes, is process oriented and guided by guidelines and procedures.

Good knowledge/experience on digital technologies and digital transformation.

The skills to conceptualize ideas and plan to bring those ideas to fruition is critical to success. Provide constructive feedbacks to enhance quality outcomes.

The jobholder will be able to facilitate and support projects with assigned roles and responsibilities in a timely manner that meets quality standards.

Has excellent communication, presentation and networking skills as the position requires continuous engagements with ecosystem partners and stakeholders.

Soft skills:

Exceptional communication skills – both written and verbal with active listening skills.

Demonstrable working knowledge of digital and social media.

Great literacy skills with creative touch towards contents generation.

Demonstrable experience of working collaboratively across business functions and with a variety of stakeholders at all levels.

Knowledge of articulation, publications and opportunities.

Internal and External Customer Orientation.

Technical Skills / Knowledge Specialization:

Strategic analysis and planning.

Specialize in key technologies for related verticals.

Business analysis and due diligence.

Strategic review of industry proposals.

Strategic report writing.

Consolidation of reporting and documentation.

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