You will enjoy the prestige and pride of working alongside bright, diverse and dedicated people who constantly strive to push boundaries. Being part of NUS is more than just a career – it could be a life-changing experience. With a broad range of departments, faculties, schools, research institutes and centres, initiatives, projects and schemes, you will enjoy abundant opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth. No matter what you do, it is an amazing place to be.
Senior Manager / Manager (Corporate Partnerships)
jobsDB Ref. JSG400003002986757
Employer Ref. 002BP
NUS Enterprise has a mixed portfolio of start-up companies in its community which requires support in connecting the resources (mentoring, incubation facilities and services, funding) to grow them. The impetus to provide the best support to this growing number of companies in the community is driving the need for more qualified individuals with the right skillsets and attitude to create successful start-ups. The individual will help to manage and position the start-ups to appropriate parties for funding and commercialisation.
The successful candidate will join a core team of officers-in-charge (OICs) which handles start-up companies from the NUS community of students, NUS staff and alumni from incubation to full-fledged commercially viable companies. The individual will work with the team to manage the resource available for the entrepreneurs including mentors and incubation facilities. The candidate will also handle coordination of grants from government agencies. On an on-going basis, the individual will participate in entrepreneur-related activities/events to network and create more commercial opportunities for the start-ups.
- Bachelor Degree in Business or Engineering
- At least 5 years of equivalent working experience
- Demostrates commitment in value creation for start-ups
- Entrepreneurial spirit and willing to push the boundaries in launching innovative products
- Sound business and investment acumen with good understanding of accounting
- Strong communication skills
- Experience in Digital Media industry