SINGAPORE UNIVERSITY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

Executive, Entrepreneurship

Location
Singapore
Posted
13 Jan 2022
End of advertisement period
12 Feb 2022
Ref
587102810
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Career Development

Job Description

The SUSS (Singapore University of Social Services) Office of Career Development is seeking an Executive for Entrepreneurship. The successful candidate will support the

  • Development, execution and administration of entrepreneurship related programmes
  • Operations of the incubation and venture building programmes
  • Facilitation of workshops and events
  • Development of strong content for website, social media and related marketing materials, as well as organize and implement workshops and events
  • Liaison of corporations, organisations and institutions to strengthen academic-industry relations and to identify funding, incubation and mentor opportunities for SUSS student startups and aspiring student entrepreneurs
  • Provide ad-hoc administrative support when needed

We are looking for individuals who are passionate about entrepreneurship; have awareness of current and emerging practices in the startup industry; are committed to help expand entrepreneurship offerings to ASEAN and China; have a keen interest in preparing and supporting young aspiring entrepreneurs and student startups; and are able to fulfill operational and administrative duties.

Candidates should be intellectually nimble; have an eye for detail and collaborative possibilities; and the ability to tackle challenging situations with finesse and determination.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conceptualise, organise events and activities to promote entrepreneurship amongst students.
  • Provide administrative management of entrepreneurship-related programmes.
  • Develop appropriate marketing communication materials and plan outreach activities.
  • Engage and manage relationships with appropriate stakeholders.
  • Assist in the overseas expansion of the universities’ offerings to ASEAN and China.
  • Undertake secondary appointments or duties in SUSS as required.

Job Requirements

  • Degree holder. Experience in operations or administrative roles will be useful. Previous entrepreneurial experience is a plus.
  • Analytical with strong communication, interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Intellectually inquisitive; with a good awareness of current and global affairs.
  • Driven, organized and detail-oriented.
  • Keen interest and ability in operational and administrative tasks.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.