Senior Associate/Manager (Industry, OSTIn)
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About EDBThe Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), a government agency under the Ministry of Trade and Industry, is responsible for strategies that enhance Singapore’s position as a global centre for business, innovation, and talent. We undertake investment promotion and industry development, and work with international businesses, both foreign and local, by providing information, connection to partners and access to government incentives for their investments. Our mission is to create sustainable economic growth, with vibrant business and good job opportunities for Singapore.
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About the Office for Space Technology & Industry
The Office for Space Technology & Industry (OSTIn) is Singapore’s national space office. It is responsible for nurturing the development of space technologies to serve national imperatives, growing a globally competitive space industry in Singapore and fostering an enabling regulatory environment for Singapore’s space activities. To support these objectives, OSTIn also seeks to build international partnerships and contribute to the development of multilateral norms on space. In addition, OSTIn also supports the development of Singapore’s future workforce through space-based STEM outreach.
In this role, your responsibilities will include:
Building sound understanding of outer space technology, policy and industry trends, and identifying opportunities to advance Singapore’s interest in space.
Analysing and mapping industry value chains, challenges, needs and opportunities and develop compelling value propositions and roadmaps that will help Singapore to succeed in the New Space industry.
Identifying, co-creating and managing projects, including space technology projects, with key stakeholders in the private and public sectors.
Managing stakeholder relationships, including gaining a deep understanding of company accounts and their needs, and planning and executing account management and client servicing activities
A strong interest and passion in outer space
Tertiary qualifications in relevant disciplines and strong business acumen
Relevant work experience in roles to do with value creation, venture building and solutioning for clients; those with at least 4 years of relevant work experience will be considered for the role of Manager
Ability to analyse in-depth complex issues and put forth actionable solutions, and meticulously plan and drive implementation of workstreams
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and spoken, and experience working with diverse stakeholders
Self-motivated and positive attitude, excellent work ethic and a team player
We review applications and interview on a rolling basis. Applicants can expect to receive an application outcome within 8 weeks of application date.
Advertised: Singapore Standard Time 19 May 2022
Applications close: Singapore Standard Time
31 Aug 2022