#SGUnitedJobs Manager, Strategy Planning

  • Job Category
    Information Technology, Public / Civil Service
  • Contract type
    Full Time

Job Description

The Government Technology Agency (GovTech) aims to transform the delivery of Government digital services by taking an "outside-in" view, putting citizens and businesses at the heart of everything we do. We also develop the Smart Nation infrastructure and applications, and facilitate collaboration with citizens and businesses to co-develop technologies.

Join us as we support Singapore’s vision of building a Smart Nation - a nation of possibilities empowered through info-communications technology and related engineering.

You will be part of a dynamic team responsible for the following: 
- Supporting senior management in formulating our narrative and strategies, including facilitating and organising senior leadership retreats to discuss new ideas and medium term initiatives, and co-ordinating overall strategic policies and directions to ensure congruence 
- Identifying trends and emerging issues that impact our strategies and, where necessary, making recommendations on alternative courses of action to our senior management 
- Formulating plans, initiatives, programmes and measures to support implementation of our strategies, including risk management 
- Communicating and implementing the approved plans in partnership with other GovTech units  
How to Succeed: 
- Demonstrated leadership, planning, and organisational abilities 
- Demonstrated analytical abilities to think laterally, and navigate quickly through a broad range of subject matters 
- Ability to analyse data and synthesize disparate trends to provide meaningful insights  
- Critical and creative thinking, plus a good understanding of the policy environment 
- Excellent analytical skills 
- Ability to understand the policy environment and enhance it by seeding insights about the future, including looking at policies from a macro level and understanding inter-linkages 
- Excellent interpersonal and communications skill 
- Excellent presentation and writing skills 
- Preferably with working experience in relevant fields such as strategic planning, risk management, research and analysis, or strategy development

Closing on 26 Jul 2021