Assistant Director, Grade 41

Salary Range [based on year of experience] RM2,083.00 - RM9,549.00
Annual Salary Increment Rate RM225.00
Fixed Entertainment Allowance RM300.00
Fixed House Allowance RM300.00
Cost of Living Allowance RM300.00


  • Assisting Head of Division in conducting an economic research and market assessment in the area of industrial economics specifically in the Competition Economics.
  • Responsible for collecting and analyzing economic data for research activities, mergers and acquisition and cases under investigation by the Commission.
  • Prepare advisory note to government agencies and private sectors on issues relating to Competition Economics while closely monitor any changes in policies within sectors under study.
  • Writing reports and updates on sectoral economics especially in the competition issues while keeping up-to-date on the structural changes of the sectors relevant to the function of the Commission
  • Supporting the Head of Division in conducting market reviews in the selected sectors
  • on behalf of the Commission.
  • Working alongside teams in handling and assessing the application of individual and
  • block exemption under Competition Act 2010.
  • Advising the Chief Executive Officer through the Head of Division on issues pertaining to competition economics.
  • To carry out calculation on the financial penalty for infringement cases under Competition Act 2010.
  • Any other duties in relation to Competition Economics relevant to the functions and power of the Commission.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics from university recognized by Malaysian government or any equivalent.
  • Preferable up to 3 years of experience in a related field;
  • Strong interest in microeconomics and/or competition and regulation economics;
  • Strong analytical and writing skills;
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English;
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain complex economics concepts to a non-technical audience;
  • Independent, self-motivated and possesses great leadership skills;
  • Strong interpersonal skills;
  • Very good quantitative analytical skills with knowledge in Econometrics as well as statistical software programs such as E-Views/STATA.
    In addition to the above requirements, the following values are highly desirable;
  • Committed to organizational goals and objectives;
  • Has the ability to work under pressure; and
  • Most importantly, he/she must show having the right attitude and strong integrity, upholds teamwork principle, willing to learn and listen, highly resilient and professional.

Closing Date of Application:

For further details, interested candidates may apply through the MyCC website at

* Due to large number of applications, we regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified. If you do not receive any reply within 3 months, your application has not been shortlisted.