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Assistant Manager/Manager, Industry Development Office Singapore
As an Assistant Manager/Manager in the Industry Development Office (IDO), you play a vital role in helping Singapore design businesses innovate to remain competitive and internationalise for growth. You will be working closely with the industry and other government agencies to provide holistic support for designers.
Assistant Director, Industry Development Office Singapore
As an Assistant Director in the Industry Development Office (IDO), you play a vital role in helping Singapore design businesses innovate to remain competitive and internationalise for growth. You will be working closely with the industry and other government agencies to provide holistic support for designers.
Impact Design Lead, School of X Singapore
As Impact Design Lead of School of X (SoX), you will be involved in the full spectrum of SoX activities (from pre- to post-workshop) to ensure intentional translation of client objectives and needs into SoX programme design and post-workshop engagement activities, in order to support sustained outcomes. You will be responsible for developing and managing the SoX coaching and mentoring products that enable participants to continue to apply their design skills in a structured and focused way beyond the classroom to bring their solutions towards implementation. You will also be responsible for overseeing the Community of Curious Practice and working with the SoX team to seek ongoing opportunities to grow and strengthen engagement with the SoX community, to support our alumni in contributing to an ecosystem that supports their continued growth and practice. The SoX Impact Design Lead will work closely with the SoX Programme Design Lead to shape programmes together that meet the specific needs of each project, and you will support the Programme Design Lead in guiding the SoX Design Facilitators to ensure they understand the needs and objectives of each programme and can align facilitation practices with the intended outcomes. You will also support the SoX team in various aspects of business and training operations of the SoX programme, including organising workshops and managing the SoX resources.
Manager, Programming and Outreach Singapore
As Manager of the Programming & Outreach team, you will manage the President*s Design Award (P*DA), from the planning and execution of the major milestones, to conceptualising strategies and programmes that recognise and celebrate Singapore’s top design talents and amplify their impact to the wider society.
Executive (Workplace Management), Corporate Development Singapore
As the Executive (Workplace Management) of the Corporate Development unit, you will play an important supporting role in developing and managing a happier and healthier work environment for the employees of the DesignSingapore Council (Dsg), in alignment with our organisational objectives and core values. You will provide essential support in driving workplace initiatives to optimise performance, enhance productivity and cost-efficiency, as well as work closely with internal and external stakeholders to transform Dsg’s current office space into an office of the future. You will also assist in streamlining, improving or even creating new workplace management processes that will elevate the workplace experience and company culture for all Dsg officers.
Assistant Manager / Manager, Talent Development (Jobs & Skills) Singapore
We are looking for passionate individuals to join Dsg’s Talent Development Unit. This position reports to the Assistant Director. You will be part of a team responsible for conceptualising and implementing talent development programmes and initiatives to nurture a design-empowered workforce. You will be required to engage with relevant stakeholders and leverage on partnerships with government agencies, industry associations, training providers and enterprises to bring forth talent development initiatives as part of the Design Industry Manpower Plan, including enhancing the PET and CET landscape for the design sector as well as grooming of future design leaders.