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Senior Assistant Director/Assistant Director/Senior Executive (Consumer Protection)

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Agency: Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore
Job no.: 534870
Work type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Categories:Economics/Statistics, Enforcement, Investigation, Law/Legal Services, Marketing/Business Development

The Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore (“CCCS”) administers and enforces the Competition Act (Cap. 50B) which empowers CCCS to investigate and adjudicate anti-competitive activities, issue directions to stop and/or prevent anti-competitive activities and impose financial penalties. CCCS is also the administering agency of the Consumer Protection (Fair Trading) Act (Cap. 52A) or CPFTA which protects consumers against unfair trade practices in Singapore.

Responsibilities:

As an officer in the Consumer Protection Division, you will be involved in the administration and enforcement of the Consumer Protection (Fair Trading) Act and play an important role to protect the interests of consumers and ensure fair trading practices by businesses in Singapore.  You will provide CCCS with the enforcement and intelligence capability, and conduct investigations, raids, inspections and interviews to enable CCCS to fulfil its mission.  You will gather field intelligence and evidence, prepare investigation papers and make recommendations on the appropriate enforcement measures/actions to the Commission.  You will also conduct environmental scanning to sieve out consumer protection matters.  In addition, you will plan and participate in outreach programmes for key stakeholders (e.g. suppliers, consumers) and handle public enquiries.    

Requirements:

  • Possess at least 2 years of working experience in investigation, enforcement or prosecution work
  • Applicants with no experience but have keen interest in Consumer Protection Law are welcome to apply
  • Enforcement, Investigation and/or Law background will be an advantage
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.  Due to the need to engage different stakeholders, conversant in different languages would be an advantage
  • Driven, meticulous, a good team player with good interpersonal skills 

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