[JOB OPENINGS] JOIN ALTHEA FAMILY


Althea is South East Asia's premier online Korean beauty destination providing best prices to our audience and to introduce K-beauty to the world. We've expanded worldwide (finally!) and are constantly striving to do better. We've won a couple of awards from MDEC (Multimedia Development Corporation) including "Rookie of The Year Award 2015" and "Top 10 SMEs by Local Gross Merchandise Volume 2016". We were also awarded the "Employer Of Choice - My Dream Office Space Contest 2017" from Jobstore. Of course, we couldn't have done it without our amazing team of talents in Althea Korea and the love from all our fans! Kamsahamnida


Every day we are growing but as we grow, we want to grow with you, our future amazing team. Come make the world beautiful with us.

Currently available positions (see below for more info):

  • Software Engineer - Kuala Lumpur
  • Content Designer / Graphic Designer - Kuala Lumpur
  • Webmaster - Kuala Lumpur
  • UX Designer
  • Bloggers Relation (Senior/Manager) - Kuala Lumpur
  • Creative Producer - Kuala Lumpur
  • Software Engineer - Kuala Lumpur
  • Marketing/Business Development Intern - Kuala Lumpur

Software Engineer - Kuala Lumpur
We are looking for someone who is a talented web developer to join our team in Kuala Lumpur. Duties would primarily consist of designing, developing, and implementing new projects and features built using the Magento platform and React Native. Check out our Tech Crunch article here. Please submit your resume with the links to software, mobile apps, your coding samples, or your web designs to rogan@althea.kr

The technical ecosystem is both interesting and broad covering systems that deal with:
- Payment processing (both check-out and backend)
- Serving websites and mobile apps to large audiences (high concurrency)
- Various marketing tools
- Mass data handling and validation
- Shipping & logistics

Responsibilities: 
- HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery and React Native
- PHP, MySQL, or other relational database design
- Familiarity with Linux environment
- Magento (or any other ecommerce platform such as WooCommerce, OpenCart, …) experience highly preferred
- Provide solutions, develop and maintains websites, and other related internal and external activities
- Good command of English communication skills - both written and spoken

Requirements :
- A minimum of 1-3 years experience with web development
- Understand current web development standards & software development paradigms
- Excellent root cause analysis problem solving skills
- Strong interpersonal, communications skills

Here are some More Perks :
- Well managed and systematic training and working 
- Company-sponsored team building activity once a month
- Being a member of family to deliver creative designs and innovative features for Althea
- Give you Macbook Pro which you can take home and use on the weekends and after working hours

- Provide free well-handmade coffee every morning


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Content Designer / Graphic Designer - Kuala Lumpur
The Content Designer will serve as a key contributor in implementing digital marketing strategies to support our primary direct-to-consumer channel. This role will collaborate with the marketing and editorial team to deliver timely digital content that adheres to brand standards.

Responsibilities:
- Seek to understand and influence target audiences for a premium cosmetics brand
- Thorough understanding of graphic design, typography, and digital standards
- Create graphics for a variety of digital needs, including but not limited to email, digital advertising, lookbooks, and website elements
- Edit product photography as needed
- Proactively resolve roadblocks to keep projects on schedule
- Work collaboratively on projects with other team members and incorporate constructive feedback into creative elements
- Design digital elements with a focus on usability across multiple platforms
- Translate business requirements into wireframes and mockups
- Analyse industry trends to develop concepts and layouts that are brand consistent while pushing creative boundaries to improve presentation

Requirements:
- 1-3 years’ minimum experience in website design and/or interactive media
- Ability to prioritise, organise, and manage multiple projects concurrently to meet deadlines
- Strong communication, organisational, and analytical skills
- Need to be detail-oriented with the ability to ensure efficiency and a high level of quality
- Able to work independently and yet collaborate effectively with a team
- Understanding of print media and colour matching across mediums
- Strong proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop and Illustrator
- Light copywriting skills a plus
- Portfolio of representative work will be required when applying. Other Duties as needed and directed by Manager. No relocation assistance


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Webmaster - Kuala Lumpur

The Webmaster is responsible for maintaining the Althea web, mobile web, and mobile app properties. Ensures sites are functioning properly and are available to users. Tests speed of access and improve upon loading speed.

Responsibilities:
  • Generate and update website content (products, content, promotions)
  • Plan, define and implement website changes and functional improvements
  • Maintain and update the online marketing plan for the website
  • Manage website configuration & parameters (e.g. payment options, stock management)
  • Monitor key performance indicators on the website and develop plans to improve them
  • Work closely with sales, design, marketing, development, and CS teams
Requirements:
  • 2-4 years experience of website management or e-commerce CMS (Magento highly preferred)
  • Familiar with Adobe Creative Suite (CS5 and above) and MS Office
  • Basic understanding of Magento and Google products such as Webmaster Tools & Analytics desirable

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UX Designer
The UX Designer will play a key role in developing customer experiences through wireframes and prototypes and will be the advocate and hands-on leader for conducting user research to inform design decisions and measure the usability and effectiveness of each iteration. This role is perfect for you if you are passionate about developing and iterating on great customer experiences, appreciate working in a collaborative environment, and have an understanding of web development and an interest in the competitive landscape of e-commerce businesses. A thorough understanding of contemporary user-centered research and design methodologies is a must.

Responsibilities:
  • Work with product managers, end-users, and leadership to deeply understand the problems a new feature, A/B test or site update are intended to solve
  • Create prototypes and proofs of concept to explore design ideas, support usability testing and obtain buy-in
  • Plan and conduct user research, including surveys, interviews and usability tests to measure user reactions and uncover customer pain points
  • Work iteratively with development teams to deliver a user experience that’s within scope and technically feasible
  • Research technology and interaction design trends to make recommendations that balance business needs, customer needs and technological capabilities
  • Act as the customer advocate, creating innovative design solutions that support user needs and builds engagement and trust in our products
  • Present design ideas and solutions to stakeholders and team members

Skills, Knowledge and Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of UX, User Interface design or related experience for the web. Previous experience with mobile app design is a major plus.
  • Outstanding portfolio of personas, customer journeys, prototypes, user flows, site maps or related UX artefacts
  • Proficient in tools for the creation of proof of concept designs and prototypes
  • Strong understanding of user-centered design and user experience best practices 
  • Experience in conducting customer research, including contextual inquiry and usability testing
  • Innovative and creative problem solver
  • Thoroughness and attention to detail
  • Understanding of analytical tools and appreciation for the role of analytics in the UX process
  • Passionate about continuous improvement of the customer experience
  • Ability to work independently and with smaller teams
  • Experience with conversion optimisation testing or other iterative improvements to web-based products

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Bloggers Relation (Senior/Manager) - Kuala Lumpur
The senior/experienced person should be very much independent, bringing in his/her network and experience to expand this department. This would be a senior or manager role. Someone who's already well-versed with blogger/influencer programs and with network to media (bloggers/media). Coming up with strategies and campaigns.

Althea Bloggers Community
Ambassadors Program
PB program
Campaigns & Events
Media / Celebrities
Press Releases
In-depth understanding of the beauty industry

Job Description:
- Managing Althea Korea's Blogger Community.
- Managing the Althea Ambassador's Program and/or influencer programs.
- Building relationships with influencers, bloggers and/or media across social media platforms.
- Developing and implementing blogger relations strategy.
- Creating meaningful conversations for Althea Korea on social media.
- Preparing and distributing Press Releases to media
- Organising events, activities, interviews relevant to the growth of the Althea
- Assist the head of Creative Communications and/or liaise with other departments relevant to the growth of the Althea

Experience / Education:
- Candidate must possess at least a Diploma in Mass Comm, Public Relations, and/or equivalent.
- At least one two to five years experience.
- In-depth knowledge and understanding of social media platforms and bloggers, communities, and/or influencer network.
- Strong writing skills are crucial, both formally and creatively.
- Possess social and networking skills relevant to the industry.
- Malaysian citizens and/or permanent residents only.


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Creative Producer - Kuala Lumpur
Althea is looking for experienced videographer slash photographer to join our dynamic, fast-paced team in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. In this role, you would exhibit a keen sense of brand and an ability to create cute quirky content that offers product/brand information with absolute clarity. The role will be focused on shooting product and brand videos for social media. You will be responsible for producing videos for Althea; events, commercial, promotional, editorial, social media content, and other video projects as assigned.

Job Description: 
  • Conceptualize and execute creative video and photography projects
  • Film and edit video content for Althea
  • Create videos and photographs for Althea and it's social media platforms
  • Edit content for marketing, social media, and promotions
  • Assist the Head of Creative Communications and/or other departments relevant to the growth of the company.
Requirements:
  • Diploma, degree or 2 years work related experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of video editing software such as Premiere Pro, After effects, and Final cut.
  • Working knowledge of graphic/animation software such as Adobe Creative Suite is preferred.
  • Self- motivated with time management skills and the ability to multi-task.
  • Willing and able to travel domestically and possibly internationally.


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Software Engineer - Kuala Lumpur
We are looking for someone who is a talented web developer to join our team in Kuala Lumpur. Duties would primarily consist of designing, developing, and implementing new projects and features built using the Magento platform and React Native. Check out our Tech Crunch article here. Please submit your resume with the links to software, mobile apps, your coding samples, or your web designs to rogan@althea.kr

The technical ecosystem is both interesting and broad covering systems that deal with:
- Payment processing (both check-out and backend)
- Serving websites and mobile apps to large audiences (high concurrency)
- Various marketing tools
- Mass data handling and validation
- Shipping & logistics

Responsibilities: 
- HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery and React Native
- PHP, MySQL, or other relational database design
- Familiarity with Linux environment
- Magento (or any other ecommerce platform such as WooCommerce, OpenCart, …) experience highly preferred
- Provide solutions, develop and maintains websites, and other related internal and external activities
- Good command of English communication skills - both written and spoken

Requirements :
- A minimum of 1-3 years experience with web development
- Understand current web development standards & software development paradigms
- Excellent root cause analysis problem solving skills
- Strong interpersonal, communications skills


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Marketing/Business Development Intern - Kuala LumpurWe’re looking for a passionate individual to join us as an intern in the Marketing & Business Development Team at the largest Korean beauty e-commerce in the region, Althea Beauty. As a Marketing/BD intern, you are responsible for daily administrative tasks and assist with marketing partnerships.

Key Responsibilities:
- Support the marketing team in daily administrative tasks
- Assist in marketing and advertising promotional activities (e.g. social media, direct mail and web)
- Prepare creative specifications for upcoming promotions
- Help organize marketing events

Desired Skills:
- Familiar with banner creation (using Adobe Photoshop etc) – Must
- Familiarity with Excel is an added advantage

The position is available from August to December 2017 and January to May 2018. This position is open to local and international students.



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Interested applicants, please e-mail your resume and portfolio (where applicable) to Ms. Jo Chew at hr@althea.kr.



ALTHEA BEAUTY SDN. BHD.
A-21-15, Menara UOA Bangsar,
No.5 Jalan Bangsar Utama 1,
59000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

60 comments

  1. Wondering if Althea wants online customer service staff, I will apply for it haha.

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    1. Hello Jun!
      Maybe you can drop an email with your resume for Customer Service Relation (CSR)? :D

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  2. so excited, but iam in indonesia. can i apply it too?

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    1. Hey there! Unfortunately all our spots available are currently based in Kuala Lumpur. Sorry!

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    2. How about the beauty writer?

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    3. Hey there! Unfortunately all our spots available are currently based in Kuala Lumpur. Sorry!

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  3. Hi,

    I am Indonesian and I am interested in your company. Do you have any job opening for marketing and marketing communication position? I also have no issue to be placed abroad.

    Thank you

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    1. Hey there, unfortunately we're not looking for anyone in those positions as of now. Thanks for inquiring though! :)

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  4. Hello,

    I was wondering if you still have any vacancies for the CSR or any admin positions in Malaysia?

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    1. Hello,
      Maybe you can drop an email with your resume for Customer Service Relations? Please do email hr@althea.kr :) Thanks!

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  5. Hello!
    I just wanted to ask if you hire OJT training program to meet our course curriculum's specific hours? I was planning to apply for an OJT at Althea even if it's in Malaysia (I'm from the Philippines) because I'd like to gain experience at a company that's really in line with my interests.

    Thanks!

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    1. Hey there, unfortunately we're not looking for anyone in those positions as of now. Thanks for inquiring though! :)

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  6. Hi there, is there a full time beauty writer position available, or is it only on an internship basis?

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    1. HI SH,

      We hired a full time beauty writer already and may open this position next year. In the mean time, internships are welcome.

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  7. Hello. May I know if CSR position is still available?
    Hope to hear from you soon.

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    1. Hi Krystalcky, all positions advertised here are available. Please email your resume dan@althea.kr for CSR position.

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  8. Hi any job openings in Singapore?

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  9. Good day!
    I was just wondering, If I am not a graduate of any of the courses above am I not qualified to apply?

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  10. Hello and Good day!

    I am Indonesian student who study in Malaysia. I was wondering if Althea has any internship opportunity?

    Thank You.

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    1. Hi there,

      Currently internships have been filled, but you can still send in your CV to tammy@althea.kr in case we get an open spot or two. :)

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  11. Hi I was wondering if there are any internships for an Arts & Graphic Design student in the Philippines? Thank you!

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    1. Hey there! Unfortunately all our spots available are currently based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Sorry!

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  12. Hi, may I know if there are any job openings in Singapore? I just completed my diploma in marketing. Will be interested in an internship position as well.

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    1. Hey there! Unfortunately all our spots available are currently based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Sorry!

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  13. Sadly, I'm from Philippines. I want to work as your CSR staff. I hope you could expand your business here in Philippines :) But is it possible to be your product reseller instead?

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    1. Hey there! Unfortunately all our spots available are currently based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and we don't have reselling programs. Sorry!

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  14. Hi, is Strategic Pricing & Web QA Analyst - Kuala Lumpur position still available for application?

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    1. Yes it is :) please email to hr@althea.kr

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  15. Hello there :) May I know any job vacancy available now ?

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    1. All the positions here are still available.

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  16. Hi, I'm from KL, Malaysia.
    and wish to apply below.
    Customer Service Relation (CSR) - Kuala Lumpur
    Social Media Executive (Junior) Althea U.S.A - Kuala Lumpur

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    1. Hi there,

      For CSR please email your resume to dan@althea.kr, and for Social Media Exec, please email it to tammy@althea.kr :)

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  17. Hello, I'm from Philippines and really like to work with you as a graphic designer. Is the position still available? I'm also willing to relocate in Malaysia even without relocation allowance.

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    1. Hi there, please do email over your resume to hr@althea.kr :)

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  18. Is there still an opening for Social Media Executive (Junior) Althea U.S.A - Kuala Lumpur?

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    1. Hello :) That position is currently still open. Please send in your resume to tammy@althea.kr if you're interest :)

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  19. Hi,

    Is the position for Content Designer and Webmaster still open? If yes, how can I apply?

    Thank you
    Perly

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    1. Hi there, all positions above are currently available. If you're interested, please send in an email with your resume to hr@althea.kr. Thanks! :)

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  20. Is it possible to open an office in Indonesia?

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    1. Hello, maybe in the future ;) all our current positions are only available in Malaysia. Sorry!

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  21. Hye, do you take an internship students for your company?

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    1. Hi Hazirah,

      Available intern positions will be updated here from time to time. You can try dropping an email to hr@althea.kr to see if there is any opening available for intern as well. Suitable candidates will be contacted again by the HR personnel.

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  22. Hello, just want to ask that why i can't checkout?

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    1. Hi Zhe,kindly contact us on Facebook or email help@althea.kr for assistance regarding this :)

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  24. Hi, just want to know is the Social Media Executive (Junior) Althea U.S.A - Kuala Lumpur still available? Thanks :)

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    1. Hey there! If you're interested, please send in an email with your resume to hr@althea.kr. Thanks! :)

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  25. Hi, does the position for Shipping Coordinator still open ? :)

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    1. Hey there! If you're interested, please send in an email with your resume to hr@althea.kr. Thanks! :)

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  26. do you have an office here in Manila Philippines?

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    1. Hi there! Unfortunately all positions available are located only in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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  27. Hi my name is Lyndon, I am currently working under a korean cosmetics shop in the Philippines. I would like to like to know if you're company has any plans of putting up a physical store in the our country.

    I would like to apply for a Marketing/Operations/Sales position in your firm. I have developed a strategy which I/We have proven effective for the past few months in the market.

    With the experience that I have in e-commerce, real estate and sales I can easily build a team that will produce innovation and satisfactory figures. I am very confident with the system at hand.

    If you would like to discuss things further you can reach me on my email address "Lyndon.realtor@gmail.com" or message me on my facebook account "https://www.facebook.com/lyndon.buco". I hope that I can hear from you soon and do business in the near future.

    Sincerely,

    Lyndon

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  28. Hi! Are you accepting any interns for two months duration from November to December 2017? Thanks!

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    1. Hi there,

      We generally take in interns for a minimum of 3 months, however you're welcome to send in your CV for us to take a look :) If you're interested, please email it into hr@althea.kr :) Hope this helps!

      xx
      Mermaid

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  29. Hi there,

    Unfortunately all our positions above are full time or internships only. Hope this helps!

    xx
    Mermaid

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  30. Hi...good afternoon...Just wondering if there are any franchise opportunities with Althea?

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    1. Hi there,

      Unfortunately we don't for now. Thanks for stopping by!

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  31. Hi,

    been wondering if Althea have any work opportunity for Atlthea indonesia? If yes, where can i find the listing? Thank you in advance.

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    1. Hi there :) Unfortunately all our current positions are based in Malaysia only. Thanks for stopping by!

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