10 Malaysian Companies That Actively Hire Fresh-Graduates

The job market isn't as barren as many make it out to be. Contrary to popular belief, many employers are constantly on the lookout to hire promising talent.


Just graduated? Don’t know where to start your career? Well, we’ve all been there before, and we’re here to help you get sorted out. We’ve compiled 10 of the best companies that are always looking for fresh candidates.

Without further ado, after searching through the corners of the Internet and some digging around, we’ve compiled this list of 10 big Malaysian companies that are always on the lookout for fresh and promising talent—and that could be you.

(please note that the companies numbered below are in no way a ranking of any sort)

1. Maybank

If you have a penchant for number and banking, consider joining Maybank – Malaysia’s leading financial service provider with over 1,750 branches and offices in 17 countries employing over 42,000 employees to serve over 18 million customers.

With the 2016 Top Graduate Employer of the Year Award under their belt, Maybank’s Internship Programme aims to provide opportunities to talented undergraduates to gain hands-on working experience through on-the-job attachments with the largest financial services provider in Malaysia, all while learning essential soft skills such as business communication, time management and workplace etiquette.

Some positions they’re looking to be filled include:

  • PMO Analyst, Programme Management
  • Business Enablement Executive, Real Estate & Ventures
  • Manager, New Business & Monetisation, Internet Banking

For a full list of vacancies, click here.

2. Shopee

If you have a craze for online shopping, consider starting a career at Shopee Mobile Malaysia, the current market-leader and first ever mobile-first marketplace platform in Southeast Asia that hit a US$1.8 billion GMV after their first year of operation in 2016.

Shopee, which is the birth-child of Garena, is a social-first, mobile-centric marketplace where users come together to browse, shop and sell on the go, anytime, anywhere. As a consumer-driven marketplace fully integrated with logistical and payment support, Shopee aims to make online shopping easy, secure, and fuss-free for both sellers and buyers. We believe in the power of technology and hope to become a one-stop social & commerce destination of choice in Asia.

Some positions they’re looking to be filled include:

  • Associate/Senior Associate, Business Development
  • Associate/ Senior Associate, HR
  • Associate, Logistics Management

For a full list of vacancies, click here.

3. Mondelez Malaysia

Love grubbing out on snacks? You might consider Mondelez as your ideal workplace, considering how it’s a part of the Mondelēz International group, one of the world’s largest and most loved snack companies.

Help create delicious moments of joy whenever and wherever the products are being consumed. Join their army of 1,600 employees across Malaysia to make grubbing out an even more heavenly experience.

Some positions they’re looking to be filled include:

  • Production Executive
  • Talent Acquisition Manager

For a full list of vacancies, click here.

4. Nestle

If you’re looking to make the most of your talents and experience in the FMCG industry, head on over to Nestlé Malaysia to scout for the many opportunities that lie dormant for you.

Join the world’s largest food and beverage manufacturer. Headquartered in Switzerland, Nestlé is present in 191 countries around the world. Since 1912, Nestle has been nourishing Malaysians through their quality brands and products like MILO, MAGGI, NESCAFÉ and KITKAT, whilst maintaining our Halal excellence and integrity.

Some positions they’re looking to be filled include:

  • Regional Technical & Quality Manager
  • Clinical Nutrition Executive
  • Regional Sales Manager

For the full list of vacancies, click here.

5. Eco World

Get your appetite for real estate fulfilled with Eco World- one of the biggest Developers in Malaysia involved mainly with property development. Set off your career in real estate by learning the ropes of how to operate real estate properties.

Bagging two awards in the past for their amazing work culture- the AON Hewitt Best Employers in Malaysia for 2015, and AON Best Employers of Malaysia in 2016, you can be sure to have a fun journey should you choose to kickstart your career at Eco World.

Some positions they’re looking to be filled include:

  • Executive, Sales & Marketing
  • Site Supervisor
  • Senior Executive, Project Planning & Development

For the full list of vacancies, click here.

6. Samsung Malaysia

Have a liking for technology, IT, and everything in between? Then consider a career at Samsung Malaysia, where they are permanently committed to creating a truly global leadership culture that is as diverse and vibrant as the markets they serve, and the products they make.

They are constantly on the look for outstanding talents and future leaders. Join Samsung Malaysia’s ranks, if you want to make a real contribution to shaping their future, and bring the next big thing to life.

Some positions they’re looking to be filled include:

  • Channel Sales Executive/Senior Executive
  • Corporate Sales Manager
  • PR Assistant Manager

For the full list of vacancies, click here.

7. Unilever

If you have a winning mindset, a passion for consumers and an appetite to drive personal performance, consider checking out Unilever- a company that has gained a reputation as one of the world’s most admired employers by providing an environment where individuals can achieve their goals, both professionally and personally.

At Unilever, employees are offered more ways to take advantage of development opportunities, more room to succeed and grow, attractive reward and benefits packages and numerous directions in which to pursue a career.

Some positions they’re looking to be filled include:

  • Brand Manager
  • Assistant Brand Manager
  • Recruitment Specialist

For the full list of vacancies, click here.

8. Public Bank

Interns, fresh graduates, experienced hires and everyone in between are always welcome at Public Bank Berhad- one of the most efficient, profitable and respected premier financial institutions in Malaysia.

They’re the market leader in financing of residential properties, commercial properties, passenger vehicles as well as in sales and management of unit trust fund in the country.

To give the ‘edge’ to their employees’ career development, their purpose-built Knowledge & Learning Centre serves as a hub to deliver extensive training and resources for employees to learn through various learning channels- from instructor-led learning and web-based training to e-Books, videos and everything in between.

Some positions they’re looking to be filled include:

  • Senior Executive, ICAAP Unit, Risk Management Division
  • Assistant Manager, Operational Risk Management, Risk Management Division
  • Deputy Manager, Financial Institutions Risk, Treasury Division

For the full list of vacancies, click here.

9. RHB Bank Berhad

Love numbers, then head on to RHB Bank Berhad to explore the many career opportunities that lie dormant in wait for you and your exemplary talents in numbers.

RHB Bank is currently the largest investment bank by asset size in Malaysia, with regional presence in Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Cambodia and China- with over 210 branches in Malaysia alone, and over 2,300 self-service terminals, and 19 branches overseas.

Some positions they’re looking to be filled include:

  • Renovation Project Coordinator
  • Sales Executive, Group Auto Finance
  • Account Relationship Manager

For the full list of vacancies, click here.

10. Genting Malaysia

If you have a penchant for holidays and entertainment, and are a dynamic and results-oriented person, consider a career in Genting- Malaysia’s premier tourist resort that has been acknowledged by various organisations for its exemplary leadership and management. Departments range from the Casino Division, Hotel Division, Theme Park Division and the Support Division.

Having bagged multiple awards and recognition, notably “Malaysia’s Most Valuable Brands”, “World’s Leading Casino Resort” and “Asia’s Leading Casino Resort”, you can be sure that working at Genting will be an incredibly fulfilling career.

Some of the vacancies they’re looking to be filled include:

  • Analyst Programmer
  • Senior Finance Executive (A&G)
  • Senior Executive – Purchasing

For the full list of vacancies, click here.


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