Science Centre Singapore

PROJECT OFFICER (Science Upstream Group)

Science Centre Singapore Date Posted: 3-Nov-2017

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Job Nature:
Permanent
Position Level:
Entry Level, Experienced
Qualification:
Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

Essential Job Functions

The officer shall plan, develop and manage science outreach projects that cultivate scientific thinking and interest in the participants. This involves the setting up of the infrastructure and facilities that support these initiatives and the promotion of the projects to the schools and general public. The work involves liaise with other organisations, both locally and internationally.

 

Currently the team manages a series of well-established programmes that are prominently featured in school as well as Singapore’s event calendars. The officer would be able to inject new elements to the programmes and work alongside enthusiastic industry partners in this science promotion effort.

 

Requirement

The ideal candidate should possess at a good degree in Science, Engineering or its equivalent coupled with a dynamic personality. Essential attributes include good event and time management skills, the ability to work independently and is a good team player. Past event management experience would be an advantage. Must possess excellent communication, writing and interpersonal skills.

 

Other Skills/Abilities

The candidate must be creative, interested in sciences and technology and have a keen interest in learn new skills. You will must be able to multi-task while working under pressure and independently.

Essential Job Functions

The officer shall plan, develop and manage science outreach projects that cultivate scientific thinking and interest in the participants. This involves the setting up of the infrastructure and facilities that support these initiatives and the promotion of the projects to the schools and general public. The work involves liaise with other organisations, both locally and internationally.

 

Currently the team manages a series of well-established programmes that are prominently featured in school as well as Singapore’s event calendars. The officer would be able to inject new elements to the programmes and work alongside enthusiastic industry partners in this science promotion effort.

 

Requirement

The ideal candidate should possess at a good degree in Science, Engineering or its equivalent coupled with a dynamic personality. Essential attributes include good event and time management skills, the ability to work independently and is a good team player. Past event management experience would be an advantage. Must possess excellent communication, writing and interpersonal skills.

 

Other Skills/Abilities

The candidate must be creative, interested in sciences and technology and have a keen interest in learn new skills. You will must be able to multi-task while working under pressure and independently.

Company Overview

Science Centre Singapore
The Science Centre Singapore, a leading regional Science Centre, celebrates 40 years of promoting interest and creative learning in science and technology. It prides itself on making science an inspiring and exciting experience for people of all ages. Over the past 40 years, the Centre has been a custodian of creativity and innovation, capturing the evolution of scientific developments through unique and relevant exhibitions and shows and continues to ignite young minds and foster new generations of scientifically savvy Singaporeans. Our many interactive exhibits, housed in 14 galleries, cover a wide range of topics related to science, technology and mathematics. There is an additional 20,000m2of outdoor exhibition space showcasing the Waterworks exhibition, Kinetic Garden and Ecogarden.