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Senior/Assistant Director (Chongqing Connectivity Initiative Office), Trade Division

Agency: Ministry of Trade and Industry
Job no.: 532175
Work type: Permanent/Contract
Location: Singapore
Categories:International Relations, Policy Formulation

The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) seeks to transform Singapore into a leading global city of talent, enterprise and innovation. Our mission is to promote economic growth and create good jobs to enable Singaporeans to improve their lives. In MTI, you can expect an exciting, challenging and rewarding career!


The China-Singapore (Chongqing) Connectivity Initiative, or CCI, is the third Government-to-Government project between Singapore and China. With Chongqing as the operating base, the CCI aims to catalyse the development of Western China by lowering financing and logistics cost, and enhancing its business environment. You will play a key role in strengthening Singapore’s bilateral engagement with China by implementing the CCI through:

(a) staffing the key bilateral platforms for the project chaired at DPM and ministerial level;

(b) working with the Chinese central and provincial governments to facilitate the smooth implementation of the project; and

(c) working with Singapore companies and other agencies to develop the policy innovations required from China to support the project.

You will play an impactful role in helping Singapore strengthen our international economic links and benefit economically from the region’s growth.


  • Training in the area of international relations, economics, political science, or related disciplines.
  • Experience in formulating and reviewing policy matters, or working with stakeholders in China, will be an advantage.
  • Effectively bilingual in written and spoken English and Mandarin.
  • Excellent analytical, communication and negotiation skills.
  • Willingness to travel.

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