Senior Manager, Office of Postgraduate Research Programmes

Singapore Management University| Date Posted: 5-Jul-2019
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Job Description

  • Formulate and develop the professional training framework for PhD and MPhil students
  • Serve as English tutor to the international students whose English is not the native language (or organise the facilitation of such tutoring)
  • Liaise with the Centre of Teaching Excellence and oversee a framework relating to graduate instruction
  • Serve as coordinator for PhD student competitions
  • Organise or facilitate the organisation of student activities
  • Marketing and outreach of recruitment of PhD and MPhil candidates in designated jurisdictions, and facilitating the placement channels of the graduates by tapping on the existing alumni network (currently designated jurisdictions are in Greater China)
  • Review and implement optimal ways of sharing PhD and MPhil courses across schools in SMU and other AUs in Singapore
  • Support the functions of OPGRP and other duties that may be specified from time to time


  • Minimum Bachelor degree, preferably in Marketing and Communications, Business Administration, or any other similar/ relevant degrees with at least 5 years of relevant experiences
  • Good leadership, project management and event management abilities
  • Effectively bilingual, with a strong command of English to serve as tutor for the international students (preferably with a teaching qualification like ACTA) and ability to communicate in mandarin is essential as the job holder will be serving the Greater China market
  • Proficient with social media platforms operating in Greater China
  • Strong interpersonal skills to relate to postgraduate students and work closely with SMU faculty members
  • Self-motivated, energetic, responsible and ability to find solutions
  • Independent worker, a team player and able to work collaboratively with others
  • Strong organisation skills with the ability to multi-task

Other Informations

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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