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Senior Manager Engineering - Applied Research Innovation Enterprise

Our client is a leading firm in the higher education industry

Job No: 1991      |       Advertised on: 2019-07-26      |       CIC: Jaclyn Tan      |       Reg. No: R1104237
Job Location(s): West (eg: Queenstown, Jurong, Clementi, Tuas)

  JOB DESCRIPTION Our client is actively searching for a Senior Manager, Engineering (ARIE) to join their team!
If you are a dynamic individual seeking a new career opportunity, read further!

The Senior Manager reports to a Deputy Director/Assistant Director within the ARIE Division.  He/she is responsible for jointly developing and supporting research projects and Technology Innovation Centres with our academic clusters and industry.

We are looking for candidates to oversee and manage the following clusters:
  1. Infocomm Technology / Engineering
  •       The candidate must have a relevant degree in Engineering, Computing or Science from a reputable University;
  •       Familiar with the Energy, Transport, Communications and Cybersecurity sectors will be an advantage

       2. Chemical and Food Technology/ Design & Specialised Businesses
  •        The candidate must have a relevant degree in Chemical Engineering, Science, Biochemical  Industrial Design or User Interface Design
  •        Familiar with the Chemical, Accountancy and/or Hospitality sectors will be an advantage.

       3. Healthcare & Social Sciences
  •        The candidate must have a good Degree in Science, Engineering or Healthcare 
  •         Previous experience working in the Healthcare industry will be an advantageous

The responsibilities of this role are:
  • Execute strategies to foster research collaborations;
  • Identify and engage industry partners for research collaborations;
  • Work on business proposals, budgetary requirements, financial models and cash flow projections
  • Coordinate and manage research funding, deliverables, KPIs and legal agreements for industry collaborations;
  • Compile and monitor project progress, outcomes, statistics and KPIs for reporting to stakeholders; 
  • Maintain and strengthen the relationship with industry partners; and
  • Execute events and activities organized to foster industry collaborations and promote entrepreneurship.

The ideal candidate will need to have the following qualities and experience:
  • Experience in business development, managing research collaborations and handling legal agreements;
  • Enjoy working closely with industry, academic staff and students in an educational environment and believe in educating new generations of students;
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently and collaboratively within a team;
  • Able to multi-task and work in a fast-moving environment;
  • Possess strong analytical skills with an eye-for-details;
  • Have good persuasive writing and communication skills and interpersonal skills.

An exciting career awaits the right candidate! Click "Quick Apply" to register your interest now.

All applicants' CV will be treated with the strictest confidentiality. We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  SALARY S$7,000.00 - S$8,000.00 per Month


We will try our best to reply all candidates within 7 working days.

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