Senior/Assistant Director (Competition and Consumer Protection), Enterprise Development Division

MINISTRY OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY
  • Job Category
    Public / Civil Service
  • Job level
    Executive
  • Contract type
    Contract

Job Description

You will be part of a team that oversees Singapore’s competition and consumer protection policies in the Ministry to foster a fair business and consumer environment in Singapore.

As the competition policy desk in MTI, you will work closely with the Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore (CCCS) and take part in formulating new policies and initiatives that enhance Singapore’s competition policy framework to promote efficient market conduct. This is for the purpose of fostering an efficient and level playing field for businesses in Singapore and strengthening Singapore’s microeconomic competitiveness.

Your work will include, among others, preparing legislative changes to enhance our competition policy framework, and taking part in market sector studies that are periodically conducted by CCS and other public agencies.

Your secondary portfolio will be on consumer protection policy. You will work closely with a teammate who is the primary policy desk for consumer protection, and work on initiatives that address gaps and enhance our consumer protection landscape. This includes working closely with the Consumers Association of Singapore (CASE) and engaging with businesses, consumers and our international counterparts.

 

Requirements

 · Keen interest and 2 to 3 years' experience in policy formulation and implementation

· Strong analytical skills and a willingness to challenge the norm

 · Good interpersonal skills and ability to engage multiple stakeholders

 · Ability to work both independently and as part of a team

 

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


Closing on 16 Apr 2021