Manager, Research Grant Administration, School of Information Systems

Singapore Management University| Date Posted: 22-Sep-2019
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Bachelor's / Honours

Job Description

  • Finance Administration
    • Train and guide Grant administrative staff
    • Oversee the finance functions including procurement, approval of expenditures, fixed assets and travel within SIS Institutes, Centres, Labs Initiative (ICLI)
    • Ensure procedures and practices are consistent with SMU and funders' policies and in compliance with statutory requirements
  • Human Resource Administration
    • Manage the HR functions of recruitment, selection and orientation of SIS ICLI researchers & staff
    • Establish a positive and healthy employee relations climate
  • Internal Grant Administration
    • Administration of SMU internal grants awarded to SIS faculty members
    • Collation of data on internal grants for reporting


  • Bachelor Degree with minimum 5 years relevant experience
  • Experience in process/procedures implementation
  • Demonstrate initiative and exercise sound judgement
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, ability to build rapport and trust
  • Excellent planning and coordination skills
  • Analytical and meticulous
  • Decisive, work well under pressure
  • Good team player
  • Ability to mentor junior colleagues

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Candidates who do not possess the stipulated qualifications but have relevant work experience may still apply. Remuneration and appointment terms shall commensurate with qualifications and experience. SMU reserves the right to modify the appointment terms where necessary.

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