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Project Finance & Procurement Manager (2 years Direct Contract)

Government Technology Agency (GovTech)
Keywords / Skills : Project Finance & Procurement Manager (2 years Direct Contract)
5 - 15 years
Posted: 20th Mar 2017

Government / Public Sector/ Defence
Finance & Accounts
Other Finance & Accounts
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20th Mar 2017
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Job Description

We are seeking a Project Finance and Procurement Manager to join our team at the Data Science Division (DSD). You will be joining a young, agile multi-disciplinary team of data scientists, software developers and designers excited about harnessing data and technology to improve public service delivery and the lives of Singaporeans. We believe that it is imperative that public policy and service delivery utilize data and computational thinking to drive evidence-based decision-making. As the Centre of Excellence for data science in government, we are in the business of using advanced computational methods to help government agencies improve the way they do things.  
Your role is to lead the efforts to improve the processes and workflows of the DSD, and support the team on procurement, finance, as well as other administrative matters.  
What to expect:
  • Lead the efforts to constantly improve the team’s administrative processes, workflows and establish SOPs to boost overall efficiency.
  • Support the procurement requirements by the team and interface with the central procurement team
  • Ensure compliance with the Government Instruction Manual on all aspects of procurement
  • Manage and support on finance-related matters (such as cashflow reporting, budgeting) and interface with the central Finance team
  • Support the project teams on administrative needs for daily operations, programmes and initiatives.
How to Succeed:
  • A Diploma/Degree in Business, Finance, or Tech-related disciplines
  • At least 4 years of experience with project management, finance or technology procurement, preferably from Government Agencies or as a vendor to Government Agencies
  • Good resourcefulness, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Interest in technology products and solutions.

About Company
The Government Technology Agency (GovTech) aims to transform the delivery of Government digital services by taking an "outside-in" view, putting citizens and businesses at the heart of everything we do. We also develop the Smart Nation infrastructure and applications, and facilitate collaboration with citizens and businesses to co-develop technologies. Join us as we support Singapore's vision of building a Smart Nation - a nation of possibilities empowered through info-communications technology and related engineering.
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