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Position Manager (Policy and Research)
Organisation Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports
Date Posted Thursday, April 05, 2012
Application Deadline Saturday, May 05, 2012
Location MCYS Building, 512 Thomson Road Singapore 298136
No. of Vacancies 1

We aim to build a cohesive and resilient society by fostering socially responsible individuals, inspired and committed youth, strong and stable families, a sporting people and a caring and active community which pulls together not only in good times, but also in times of adversity.

If you share our aspirations, we invite you to join our dedicated team by applying for the following position: -

Responsibilities

Develop the ministry’s research capabilities as well as build networks with the academia and research community, in support of Ministry’s policy formulation as well as strategic planning requirements.

In charge of the overall development of the ministry’s key initiatives to engage the academia well as relevant experts on social issues. This includes the management of the Family Research Network initiatives as well as the development of engagement forums with relevant experts.

Manage the Ministry’s research agenda, and help identify and address research gaps by undertaking research and drawing policy implications from the findings.

You will work closely with various stakeholders, particularly the academia as well as social experts and policymakers in the social sector.

Requirements

Good honours degree in the social sciences or related disciplines, with at least 4 years work experience. Strong analytical, quantitative and communications skills. A keen interest in social issues is an advantage.


If you are shortlisted for the position(s), you should hear from us within 30 days of the closing date of the advertisement.

Sorry, this position is closed for application.


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