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Website Developer

Position Code: TPIT60

Organisation Description:

A boutique financial advisory and investment management consultancy firm with a few partners and a great reputation. They have been working with many of their long-time clients/partners closely. Some of their clients will refer them to other clients. They also work closely with PEs, VCs, HNIs, and family offices.

They’re in representation and focused on meaningful impact investing projects (SDGs & ESG), diversity in sustainable commercial real estate development, cleantech/energy, biotech/biopharma, healthcare tech, ageing tech, future food tech, ag tech, fashion tech & entertainment, etc. They are a financial advisory service provider as well as an independent contractor. Therefore, they do deal sourcing, deal flow, commercial diligence etc. They’re also an official representative of Meneldor’s portfolio (BioPharma).

On the other hand, they also help startups raise funds (pre-seed/seed/series A) and manage startups’ private shares of sales (private placement at the later stage before IPO).

Role:

Website Developer (Content, Design, Editor)

Internship Description:

Possible tasks and projects include:

  • Write custom HTML, PHP, CSS and JavaScript for existing websites and applications.
  • Design, recommend and pitch improvements to new and existing features.
  • Assist in troubleshooting issues on web-based systems.
  • Update and edit website content, posts and pages.
  • Provide technical support related to web-based systems to internal teams.
  • Test and give feedback on new and existing technologies.
  • Create prototypes and experiment with new technologies and features as assigned.
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code by using the best software development practices.
  • Create website layout/user interface by using standard HTML/CSS practices.
  • Integrate data from various back-end services and databases.
  • Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs.
  • Create and maintain software documentation.
  • Be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling the website.
  • Stay plugged into emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them to operations and activities.
  • Cooperate with web designers to match visual design intent.

N.B. tasks and projects may vary depending on current priorities. Specific projects and responsibilities will be discussed during an interview.

Requirements:

  • Looking for a highly-motivated, passionate team player on the path to becoming a great web or app developer.
  • Some experience with WordPress, HTML, and/or CSS is required.
  • Familiarity with PHP and JavaScript is strongly preferred.
  • Must have the ability to work independently to solve problems and learn new skills as required.
  • A solid understanding of how web applications work including security, session management, and best development practices.
  • Adequate knowledge of relational database systems, Object Oriented Programming and web application development.
  • Hands-on experience with network diagnostics, and network analytics tools.
  • Basic knowledge of the Search Engine Optimization process.
  • Aggressive problem diagnosis and creative problem-solving skills.
  • Strong organizational skills to juggle multiple tasks within the constraints of timelines and budgets with business acumen.
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and master diverse web technologies and techniques.
  • BS in computer science or a related field.

Executive Assistant to CEO

Position Code: TPBS133

Organisation Description:

A boutique financial advisory and investment management consultancy firm with a few partners and a great reputation. They have been working with many of their long-time clients/partners closely. Some of their clients will refer them to other clients. They also work closely with PEs, VCs, HNIs, and family offices.

They’re in representation and focused on meaningful impact investing projects (SDGs & ESG), diversity in sustainable commercial real estate development, cleantech/energy, biotech/biopharma, healthcare tech, ageing tech, future food tech, ag tech, fashion tech & entertainment, etc. They are a financial advisory service provider as well as an independent contractor. Therefore, they do deal sourcing, deal flow, commercial diligence etc. They’re also an official representative of Meneldor’s portfolio (BioPharma).

On the other hand, they also help startups raise funds (pre-seed/seed/series A) and manage startups’ private shares of sales (private placement at the later stage before IPO).

Role:

Executive Assistant to CEO

Internship Description:

Provide high-level administrative support by conducting research, preparing statistical reports, handling information requests, and performing clerical functions such as preparing correspondence, arranging zoom conference calls, and scheduling meetings.

Provide sophisticated calendar management for the CEO. Prioritize inquiries and requests while troubleshooting conflicts; making judgments and recommendations to ensure smooth day-to-day engagements.

  • Act as a liaison and provide support for CEO activity pertaining to the Board of Directors. Arrange and handle all logistics for Board meetings and events: schedule meetings.
  • Complete a broad variety of administrative tasks that facilitate the CEO’s ability to effectively lead the organization, which may include assisting with special projects; designing and producing complex documents, reports, and presentations; collecting and preparing information for meetings with staff and outside parties; composing and preparing correspondence; maintaining contact lists; making travel arrangements, and completing expense and mileage reports.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for internal and external constituencies on all matters pertaining to the CEO, including those of a highly confidential or critical nature. Prioritize and determine the appropriate course of action, referral, or response, exercising judgment to reflect the CEO’s style and organizational policy.
  • Work closely with the CEO to keep them well informed of upcoming commitments and responsibilities, following up appropriately. Act as a “barometer,” having a sense of the issues taking place in the environment and keeping the CEO updated. Anticipate the CEO’s needs in advance of meetings, conferences, etc.
  • Provide event management support as requested.
  • Provide hospitality to all guests and help to create a welcoming environment.
  • Process and distribute daily mail.
  • Invest in building long-lasting relationships both externally and internally.
  • Other projects/duties as assigned for the overall benefit of the organization.
  • Strong ability to execute work with a diversity, equity, and inclusion lens.
  • Significant executive support experience, including supporting C-level executives.

N.B. tasks and projects may vary depending on current priorities. Specific projects and responsibilities will be discussed during an interview.

Internship Requirements:

  • Strong proficiency with Google Suite tools.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Exceptional organizational skills and impeccable attention to detail.
  • A high degree of professionalism in dealing with diverse groups of people, including Board members, senior executives, staff, and partners.
  • Make appropriate, informed decisions regarding priorities and available time.
  • Ability to complete a high volume of tasks and projects with little or no guidance.
  • Ability to react with appropriate levels of urgency to situations and events that require a quick response or turnaround.
  • Able to maintain a high level of integrity and discretion in handling confidential information.
  • Excellent judgment is essential.
  • Ability to switch gears at a moment’s notice.

Don’t exactly match these requirements? If you have the enthusiasm and want to learn – then speak to Pagoda about this position and we’ll see what is possible!

Social Media Manager

Position Code: TPBS132

Company Introduction:

This is a company established in Taiwan in 2013, owned by ex-pats from Panama that were brought together by the common goal of sharing the beauty and diversity of flavours that can be found in spirits from other latitudes. As representatives of premium brands from Italy, Spain, Mexico, Panama, Peru, and Japan they have an immense passion for alcoholic beverages that have something special and different from what traditional channels offer.

Role: Social Media Manager

Internship Description:

  • Manage social media marketing campaigns and day-to-day activities including
  • Develop relevant content topics in Mandarin Chinese to reach the company’s target customers.
  • Create, curate, and manage all published content (images, video, and written)
  • Develop and expand community and/or influencer outreach efforts.
  • Oversee the implementation of Social media graphics for all profiles
  • Design, create and manage promotions and social ad campaigns.
  • Analyze key metrics and compile reports for management showing results (ROI).
  • Demonstrate ability to map out a comprehensive marketing plan.
  • Become an advocate for the company in social media spaces, engaging in dialogues and answering questions where appropriate.
  • Monitor trends in social media tools, applications, channels, design, and strategy.
  • Identify trends and opportunities in user-generated content surrounding the company
  • Analyze campaigns and translate anecdotal or qualitative data into recommendations and plans for revising social media, content marketing, and social advertising campaigns.

Requirements:

  • Major: Bachelor’s degree in communications or marketing ideally.
  • Languages:
  • Mandarin Chinese (traditional): native proficiency (reading, writing, and speaking)
  • English: professional working proficiency.
  • Duration: Part-time, 3 months (extension can be considered)
  • Ideally, you are: Proactive, doer, self-sufficient, curious, always willing to learn, marketing savvy, great at expressing ideas clearly, reliable, and easy to communicate with.

Suitable interests for this position:

  • Alcoholic beverages, F&B industry, HORECA, photography/videography, social media, networking and influencer marketing.

UI/UX Designer

Position Code: TPDE18

Company Introduction:

This company believes that there should be an easier way of building media influence relationships. That is why they created a platform that cuts through all the noise and lets brands tell their story the way they know how, while they direct them to the right influencers at the right time with maximum results.

The company runs ‘Data-driven media outreach’, that unleashes companies’ press coverage potential. The company analyzes various media influencers in their comprehensive database and recommends those that best fit a clients’ product.

Role: UI/UX Designer

Internship Description:

Job Description

Looking for: Passionate design enthusiast

• Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with marketers and
engineers
• Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps
• Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets
• Build page navigation buttons and search fields
• Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and
look like
• Create original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches and tables)
• Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
• Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
• Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
• Adhere to style standards on fonts, colors and images

Requirements:

Job Requirement

• Proven work experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role
• Portfolio of design projects
• Knowledge of wireframe tools
• Up-to-date knowledge of design software like Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
• Team spirit; strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders
• Good time-management skills

Japan Marketing Specialist

Position Code: TPBS131

Company Introduction:

This company believes that there should be an easier way of building media influence relationships. That is why they created a platform that cuts through all the noise and lets brands tell their story the way they know how, while they direct them to the right influencers at the right time with maximum results.

The company runs ‘Data-driven media outreach’, that unleashes companies’ press coverage potential. The company analyzes various media influencers in their comprehensive database and recommends those that best fit a clients’ product.

Role: Japan Marketing Specialist

Internship Description:

Job Description

Looking for: Think out-of-the-box marketer that either studied or have spent an
extensive amount of time in Japan.

• Japan/Taiwan key account business development
• Project proposal and customer presentation
• Identify traction channels and drive traffic
• Develop and implement SEO and PPC strategies
• Manage email and social media marketing campaigns

Requirements:

Must have

  • Japanese speak/write proficiency
  • Strong interest in the Japanese culture
  • Self-motivated fast learner and a team player.
  • Workshop presentation skills
  • Familiar with Google Analytics, and social media marketing (Facebook, LinkedIn,
    Twitter)
  • Data-driven mindset to all the marketing strategies
  • Business trip travels

Nice to have

  • Experience with tools like: Asana, Slack, Mailchimp
  • Provide portfolio for reference will be a plus

Graphics and Video Designer

Position Code: TYDE01

Company Introduction:

This company focuses on Precision medicine in clinical microbiology. They provide cost-effective, rapid, and accurate pathogen detection NGS test using our own patent host depletion technology

Role: Graphics and Video Designer

Internship Description:

The main tasks will be:

  • create a video for posts and edit
  • Pictures and media  for posts
  • Web-site elements and front-end editing
  • EDM re-design
  • Design company-facing materials

Requirements:

  • video editing/creating software (iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Corel, Adobe, Filmora, etc.)
  • graphics software (AI, CorelDraw, Photoshop, etc.)
  • animation and motion software (motion for FCPX, Adobe AE, etc.)
  • English – fluent
  • Availability – 30 h/week
  • Duration – 8 weeks and more

Marketing Intern

Position Code: TPMED03

Company Introduction:

This is a Taiwan Biotech company that has developed hydrogen medical/healthcare technology in different formulas such as through inhalation, injection, and capsules.

At each step of product development, we commit to rigorous scientific research. This company works directly with the world’s leading experts, scientists, lawyers, and medical centers to ensure the efficacy and safety evidence of their products.

In the meantime, with the efforts of their experts in regulation areas, their products are approved by Taiwan FDA, with reliable purity and safety regulative institutions. This is a major differentiation between this company and any other company selling hydrogen supplement products.

Role: Marketing Intern

Internship Description:

  • This is an 8-12 weeks program that intends to provide graduates a place that can implement their theoretical knowledge while experiencing the professional aspects of a biotech company.
  • You will work remotely and be mentored by experienced business professionals. As part of the internship, you will be able to gain experience while working with experts from different countries.
  • The interns will support marketing campaign planning and execution and develop their analyzing and researching ability in product improvement.

Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree program. Please include your student status on your resume.
  • Ability to take initiative and collaborate with colleagues and other partnerships.
  • A team player, self-starter who can work in a high-pressured and dynamic environment.
  • Have a can-do attitude is a must and learn information quickly.
  • Excellent in speaking and writing English, and other mother-tongue languages are a plus.
  • Good communication, problem-solving, and time management skills.
  • Biological, medical, or BD background.
  • Previous internship experience in sales, advertising, consulting, analysis, customer service, marketing, or related fields.

Front-End Software Engineer

Position Code: TPIT59

Organisation Description:

This company believes that there should be an easier way of building media influence relationships. That is why they created a platform that cuts through all the noise and lets brands tell their story the way they know-how, while they direct them to the right influencers at the right time with maximum results.

The company runs ‘Data-driven media outreach’, that unleashes companies’ press coverage potential. The company analyzes various media influencers in their comprehensive database and recommends those that best fit a clients’ product.

Role:

Front-End Software Engineer

Internship Description:

The front-end software engineer will be working with the team in the presentation layer of our web application. This role will work as a part of a team that works to deliver professional and engaging designs and user experiences.

Key responsibilities

  • Working closely with the rest of the team to support the ongoing development of our service.
  • Development for customer-facing web application and necessary components from a variety of mediums displayed in a cohesive fashion to assure production of a quality product, using primarily HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript.

N.B. tasks and projects may vary depending on current priorities. Specific projects and responsibilities will be discussed during an interview.

Internship Requirements:

Must have

  • You are a self-motivated fast learner and a team player
  • Basic knowledge of Linux development environment
  • Some experience in HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript(ES 2015+)
  • Some experience in React.js

Nice to have

  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience in responsive web design
  • Experience in Next.js and Styled-Components
  • Experience in TypeScript
  • Providing Github code or any repo for reference will be a huge plus

Don’t exactly match these requirements? If you have the enthusiasm and want to learn – then speak to Pagoda about this position and we’ll see what is possible!

Back-End Software Engineer

Position Code: TPIT57

Organisation Description:

This company believes that there should be an easier way of building media influence relationships. That is why they created a platform that cuts through all the noise and lets brands tell their story the way they know-how, while they direct them to the right influencers at the right time with maximum results.

The company runs ‘Data-driven media outreach’, that unleashes companies’ press coverage potential. The company analyzes various media influencers in their comprehensive database and recommends those that best fit a clients’ product.

Role:

Back-End Software Engineer

Internship Description:

The backend software engineer primary focus will be the development of all server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements built by your coworkers into the application. A basic understanding of front-end technologies is therefore necessary as well.

Key responsibilities

  • Work closely with the team to support the ongoing development of our service
  • Responsible for developing web application and prototype and necessary components to assure production of a quality product, using primarily Node.js and Typescript
  • Research and conduct system analysis and development to keep our systems current with changing technologies

N.B. tasks and projects may vary depending on current priorities. Specific projects and responsibilities will be discussed during an interview.

Internship Requirements:

Must have

  • You are a self-motivated fast learner and a team player
  • Degree in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent work experience
  • Basic knowledge of Linux development environment
  • Experience in Node.js and Express
  • Experience in Relational databases, e.g. MySQL
  • Experience in version control systems, e.g. Git

Nice to have

  • Experience in TypeScript
  • Experience with any cloud platform, e.g. AWS, GCP
  • Providing Github code or any repo for reference will be a huge plus

Don’t exactly match these requirements? If you have the enthusiasm and want to learn – then speak to Pagoda about this position and we’ll see what is possible!