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Senior Manager, Research Contracts

Our client is a leading University in the institute of Higher Learning sector.

Job No: 2166      |       Advertised on: 2020-06-26      |       CIC: Jaclyn Tan      |       Reg. No: R1104237
Job Location(s): West (eg: Queenstown, Jurong, Clementi, Tuas)

  JOB DESCRIPTION Our client is actively searching for a Senior Manager, Research Contracts to join their team!
If you are a dynamic individual seeking a new career opportunity, read further!

The Industry Engagement and Partnerships (IEP) division under the Office of Research and Technology is seeking motivated professionals with experience in contracts management. The role is to facilitate and enable research related engagements and collaborations between the University and external parties, including public sector organisations and industry.

The responsibilities of this role are:
  • Negotiate with external parties on research related agreements.
  • Work with legal counsel, grant management and IP management teams to draft and finalise research related agreements.
  • Advise and assist researchers on research related and IP policies and compliance of internal procedures for research contracts.
  • Where required, participate in IEP’s initiatives to market University’s research expertise and technologies portfolio and related engagements.

The ideal candidate will need to have the following qualities and experience:
  • Recognised Degree in Engineering or Sciences or Law.
  • Working experience in legal support or contracts management functions.
  • Able to demonstrate business development/marketing experience and/or appreciation and understanding of R&D to commercial adoption value chain. 
  • Able to demonstrate working knowledge or understanding of legal agreements. 
  • Experience in drafting, reviewing, negotiating or managing legal agreements.
  • Candidates with the ability to demonstrate understanding of, or have experience in, working with university research, or intellectual property law or intellectual property protection will be favourably considered.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication (both written and verbal) skills, with an aptitude for negotiation.
  • Detailed oriented and meticulous individual and highly motivated and matured independent self-starter with the ability and flexibility to deal complex business, interpersonal, and intra-organizational issues.

An exciting career awaits the right candidate! Click "Quick Apply" to register your interest now.

All applicants' CV will be treated with the strictest confidentiality. We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  SALARY S$7,000.00 - S$7,800.00 per Month


We will try our best to reply all candidates within 7 working days.

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