Marketing Consultant (Funeral Industry)

1) Internship Summary / Nature of Work:

(i) Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

i. Foster partnership with hospice care centers, hospitals and aged care homes to introduce Benevolent Trust Fund and yearly annual charity luncheon

ii. Assist our team of funeral directors in formulating a specialised bereavement education and training program catered for the Chinese community

iii. Phone interview/email exchange with oversea funeral directors to gather best practices of funeral services

iv. Face-to-face interview with MBCS members to gather feedback on how to improve MBCS current funeral services

(ii) Indoor / Office Based

2) Training provided: Yes (if requested)

3) What will the interns learn from these duties? Or how will the interns benefit from this internship?

(i) Empathetic listening skills – discussing a very personal topic with others over the phone

(ii) Communication skills – educating members on the importance of MBCS services

(iii) Human relations skills – developing professional relationships with funeral directors, lecturers and volunteers to obtain important research information

(iv) Practical research and planning skills – analysing the funeral industry’s current and future market offerings

(v) Leadership skills – initiating new ideas and coaching the team to understand the process of gaining a university certificate

4) Required Academic Qualifications (CGPA, Year) [BPsych/ADP]:

(i) Those who are interested in Volunteer/Charity/Non-profit work or Methods in Human Services work

(ii) Those who have an interest in marketing or education or the funeral industry

(iii) Those who are currently studying towards BPsych

(iv) Those who have obtained BPsych

5) Number of positions available: 2

6) Will an interview be done by the organisation (Process of Selection)? Yes

7) Time Commitment (average number of hours the intern should work) :

Spend at least a minimum of 20 hours allocated based on intern’s availability

Starting Date:    Immediate

8) On-Site Supervisor

Name: Alwin Aw/Linda Ling

Position: Research Manager (s)

Contact Details: 03-78757808 (office); 012-6310719 (mobile)


9) Address and Location of Internship site: No. 15, Jalan SS 3/6, 47300 Petaling Jaya, Malaysia.

If interested, please call Sister Linda at 012-6310719 to express your interest today!

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