Senior/Assistant Director (Enterprise Development), Enterprise Development Division

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

Job Description

Senior/Assistant Director (Enterprise Development), Enterprise Development Division

 

Responsibilities 

Enterprise development is a strategic priority for economic development.   

As SAD/AD (Enterprise Development), you will work closely with Enterprise Singapore to develop strategies and programmes to create a conducive environment for businesses to thrive, and support committed enterprises to develop deep capabilities, innovate and internationalise. Your portfolio will cover startups, SMEs, and high growth enterprises. 

You will also have the opportunity to work closely with Trade Associations and Chambers (TACs), which are important partners to grow entrepreneurship and develop enterprises in Singapore.  

The enterprise development ecosystem is shaped by a myriad of factors that cut across several policy domains. In this role, you will develop your ability to consider issues from a broader perspective, join the dots, and exercise creativity and resourcefulness in coming up with effective interventions.  

You will also have the opportunity to work with colleagues from across Ministries, and directly interact with MTI's Senior Management and Political Office Holders. 

 

Requirements

  • Keen interest and 2 to 6 years' experience in public policy formulation and implementation
  • Strong critical thinking and synthesis skills
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and networking skills; confident engaging with a wide range of stakeholders
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Interest in, or work experience involving, data analytics and economic theory is a plus

Closing on 30 Apr 2021