Senior Lead/ Head, Conglomerates (Water Industry focus)
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Categories: Industries and Corporates
About Conglomerates division
The Conglomerates division partners with large multinational companies with multiple businesses in a variety of industries, to develop and implement strategies in their pursuit of new opportunities in Singapore for the region and/or globally.
Specific to this role, you will be working closely with relevant government agencies to shape Singapore’s water industry R&D plans for the next 5 years, and facilitate and explore water industry-related business opportunities in Singapore from key multinational companies and large local enterprises.
You will report to the Executive Director, Conglomerates.
Collaborate with relevant government agencies (e.g. PUB and National Research Fund) and other ecosystem players (research institutes, institutes of higher learning) in shaping Singapore’s water industry R&D plans for the next 5 years
Identify, assess and facilitate water-industry related business and R&D opportunities from key multinational companies and large local enterprises
Work with internal EDB teams (e.g. Policy and Planning, Finance) in the planning and execution of structuring project opportunities and grant management and execution
Provide regular updates and reports on the development of water-industry R&D plans and the progress of project partnerships with companies
At least 3 years of relevant work experience, with good understanding of the water industry or R&D ecosystem, and managing public-private partnerships
Ability to analyse in-depth different complex issues and put forth actionable solutions
Keen sense of business acumen and experience in project management
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and spoken; including ability and experience in engaging stakeholders within EDB and externally
Self-motivated and positive attitude, excellent work ethic and a team player
We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
Advertised: Singapore Standard Time 05 Apr 2019
Applications close: Singapore Standard Time
05 Jul 2019
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