Development Partner / Senior Development Partner / Senior Associate (Accreditation)

  • Job Category
    Public / Civil Service
  • Contract type

Job Description

You will join a vibrant team to develop, manage and promote the accreditation schemes of the Singapore Accreditation Council. You will conduct assessments of conformity assessment bodies (CABs) such as laboratories, certification bodies, inspection bodies in different fields such as Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Information Technology, Bio-Chemical, Medical Testing and Product certification.
As a member of the team overseeing the national accreditation function, you will also need to understand the industry and develop strategies and action plans to support the accreditation landscape in Singapore. You will be involved in the promotion of accreditation and engagements with the industry and regulators. Other responsibilities include the organisation of dialogues/workshops to help benchmark the practices of accredited CABs, as well as management of external volunteers to support the accreditation framework. You may also be required to support the coordination of assessments and inspections, and support the organisation of training courses and dialogue sessions.
A degree in Engineering or Science, preferably with three to five years’ experience in a testing, medical, inspection and/or certification environment or related field. A good exposure to quality management systems and standards such as ISO/IEC 17020, ISO/IEC 17065, ISO/IEC 17021-1,ISO/IEC 17024, ISO/IEC 17025, ISO 15189 will be advantageous. You must be confident, self-driven and be able to work independently. You should also possess good interpersonal and communication skills, and be able to interact with people at all levels. Ability to work in a highly driven team is also an asset.
You may be offered a contract role for the position.

Closing on 21 Apr 2021