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Senior Manager, Applied Research Office

Our client is a leading firm in the higher education industry

Job No: 3062      |       Advertised on: 2024-07-08      |       CIC: Jaclyn Tan      |       Reg. No: R1104237
Job Location(s): East (eg: Kallang, Tampines, Changi)

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

Reporting to the Director of the Applied Research Office (ARO), the Senior Manager holds the responsibility of supporting the division's endeavours in grants management and University's applied research initiatives.

The responsibilities of this role are:
  • Execution of various grant administrative tasks from pre- to post-award. This includes launching of grant calls, conducting administrative checks on proposals, performance monitoring, facilitation of project variations, claims and audits, and resolving project-related issues and challenges
  • Assist and empower academic staff in project management, and to function as the liaison between research teams, Host Institutions, and Grantors
  • Engage University's strategic partners at the operational level to support Applied Research initiatives
  • Spearhead impactful projects to foster collaborations with University's strategic partners and/or to optimise operational efficiency in the Campus
  • Support refinement to the grant management framework and administrative processes to facilitate Applied Research efforts, with effective communication of updates to key stakeholders (e.g. Academic staff, Human Resources, Finance, Advancement & Alumni)
  • Other relevant duties and tasks as assigned

The ideal candidate will need to have the following qualities and experience:
  • A degree in Engineering, Science, Business, or an equivalent field, along with a minimum of 10 years of work experience, including at least 5 years in management and leadership roles
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with a proven track record in project management, change management, and stakeholder engagement
  • Substantial experience in grant management and/or strategy
  • Good interpersonal, communication and organisational skills. Ability to collaborate effectively with both internal and external stakeholders is a must
  • Resourceful and capable of working independently
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications

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$7,500.00 per Month


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

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