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Senior/Assistant Director, Foreign Economic Policy Division, Trade Division

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Agency: Ministry of Trade and Industry
Job no.: 529593
Work type: Permanent/Contract
Location: Singapore
Categories:Economics/Statistics, 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 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!

Responsibilities

As an officer in the Foreign Economic Policy Division (FEPD) Division in MTI, you will be part of a dynamic team responsible for formulating Singapore’s foreign economic policies to safeguard and advance Singapore’s economic interests in the international arena.

Position (1) 

You will focus on the following:
 - Formulating trade and investment strategies in collaboration with Trade and Industry divisions across MTI
 - Formulating strategies and policies to support Singapore companies in internationalising

Requirements
 - Training in Political Science or Economics is preferred
 - Strong analytical skills
 - Excellent writing and communication skills, especially in being able to express complex ideas simply
 - Team player and ability to work effectively with multiple stakeholders

Position (2)

You will be expected to:

• Review and develop policies to help our companies internationalise in areas such as market access, financing, capability building and talent development

• Collaborate with economic agencies to formulate and coordinate policies relating to commodity trading, Singapore’s role as a trading hub

•  Promote the use of Singapore’s Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) by analysing trade microdata to strengthen policy formulation, providing insights on trends in trade and FTA utilisation, and improving the awareness of and ease of use of our FTAs

Requirements

·         strong quantitative skills for policy modelling and analysis (i.e. some coding and statistics experience)

·         excellent writing and communication skills, especially in being able to express complex ideas simply

·         a team player who is able to work effectively with multiple stakeholders

 

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