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Expat Go is looking to hire a Sales Representative in Penang

Expat Go - 29 Jan 2015

TEG is a media company focused on providing information about Malaysia. It does this through print magazines, online media, and events. One of our media websites is Expat Go (

Expat Go is focused on publishing news and lifestyle articles about Malaysia. The site attracts over a 150,000 monthly readers (i.e. unique users verified by Google Analytics). We’re looking for a sociable, outgoing, and smart person to help sell highly effective online marketing products.

This is a great opportunity to get involved in a growing online media iste. Our office is based in KL, but this position is based in Penang.

Experience, Skills, and Attributes

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Proficient in English and local Malaysian language(s) (preferably Chinese)
  • Strong interpersonal skills, always ready to cold call and meet with companies of various sizes and industries
  • Sociable, outgoing and persuasive
  • Organized: the candidate needs to reach out and manage lots of contacts, follow-ups and renewals
  • Great attitude and great team player; someone who will work hard to go the extra mile
  • Eligible to work in Malaysia
  • From 2 to 8 years work experience


The primary duty for this position will be selling our online ad products for Expat Go. More specifically, this entails the following:

  • Constantly contacting and networking with companies in Penang to pitch our effective online marketing products. You’ll be focused on pitching our Sponsored Content, but you will also offer our Display Ads and Email Marketing options
  • Prepare contracts and proposals
  • Manage client relationships, giving feedback on their marketing results
  • Share feedback from clients for us to review and improve online marketing products

Expat Go is operated by a small, but growing team. In 2015, we increased both readership and ad contract signings by over 50%.  We’re looking for a candidate to help catalyse the commercial growth significantly in the Penang market.

Contact Us:

If you’re interested to apply, please email your CV to [email protected] , and tell us a bit about yourself in the cover email.

Office Address:

7th Floor Syed Kechik Foundation Building,


Jalan Kapas Bangsar, 59100

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Tel: +603 2093 9539

Read more: Contributors Wanted for Expat Go

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