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Senior Manager/Assistant Director (HR Transformation/Payroll)

Agency: Ministry of Home Affairs
Job no.: 515715
Work type: Permanent/Contract
Location: Singapore
Categories:Human Resources

We work as a team, in partnership with the community, to make Singapore our safe and secure Best Home.

Senior Manager/Assistant Director (HR Transformation / Payroll)

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) aspires to be world-class in delivering a safe and secure home for our people. In pursuing our mission to help make Singapore safe and secure, we remain always constant and true to our core values of Honour and Unity.


  • Leads a team of managers to realise the end-to-end development of the Payroll business processes for the HR Transformation Programme and managing the implementation of the proposed people, process and system changes required to modernise MHA’s HR/Administrative processes and service delivery. 

  • Reports directly to Deputy Director, Business Architects in HR Transformation Office (HRTO). He/ She will work closely with senior HR/ Administrative/ Payroll/ Finance functional leaders in MHA to develop and implement the new HR/Payroll System for MHA that is aligned to its current and future needs. 

  • Responsible for implementation of the HR Payroll business processes and practices as well as for proposing tweaks in HR/Admin/Payroll/Finance policy interpretation and implementation as needed, so as to bring about better integrated, people-centric HR/Admin/Payroll/Finance services in MHA. 

  • He/She is expected to understand, map, re-engineer and seek to automate as much of MHA’s HR/Admin/Payroll/Finance processes through adopting and adapting existing HR/Admin/Payroll/Finance IT capabilities/ modules owned by other Ministries and Statutory Boards, if possible. 

  • As a member of the HR Transformation Office, the jobholder has to align to the direction and strategic goals of HRT programme in the process implementation. 

  • The jobholder’s principle accountabilities include:
  1. Driving the execution of implementation plans; and
  2. Levelling up initially and subsequently proposing, planning and delivering cost-effective and people-oriented HR/Admin/Payroll/Finance IT-based capabilities. 


  • A good Degree from a recognised University.
  • A good grasp of Public Sector HR/Payroll policy interpretation/ implementation and awareness of known logical issues/ consequences.
  • Excellent logical thinking, planning and analytical skills.
  • Collaborative, customer-centric, dynamic, resourceful and motivated team player.
  • Good change management skills.

Only shortlisted applicants will be notified. If you are shortlisted for interview, we will contact you within 30 days of the closing date of the advertisement.

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