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A multi-award winner which was voted the best recruitment agency for IT & Engineering positions in Singapore by HRM Asia Awards 2016. We have been providing technology talent management solutions in Singapore since 2007. As the technology experts, we have an enviable position as one of Singapore’s most reputable technology recruitment agencies.

Project Director

Keywords / Skills

Project Manager, Programme Manager, Project Manager, Stakeholder Management, Agile, AI, Data Analytics, Project Costing

Job Description

Job Summary

An exciting opportunity to provide leadership within the Technology Management Office to provide project management expertise and governance over different projects across multi-disciplinary teams to plan, direct and implement large scale and complex projects using emerging technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI) , Internet of Things (IoT), Data Analytics, etc.

Mandatory Skill-set
  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology; 
  • At least 15 years of work experience with 10 years in Program/Project management with excellent working knowledge of structured Project Management approach; 
  • Excellent stakeholder management and management of project team members across multiple locations; 
  • Focus in meeting time lines, firm hold of project budget, ensuring that internal/external work together to achieve the objectives of the project; 
  • Excellent communication skills and emotional intelligence to influence key decisions, mediate conflicts and build consensus; 
  • Tenacity and the drive to work through issues obstacles in a calm/collected manner; 
  • Ability to analyse, make decisions and overcome show-stoppers/difficulties and lead the project to success;
  • Strong personality and yet personable to build and enrich relationships with the organization; 
  • An excellent partner to the Business and having a keen sense of how projects can bring value to the greater community when projects are delivery well/successfully; 
  • Passion in keeping abreast with latest technologies.
Desired Skill-set 
  • Agile, PMP Certified.
  • As Programme Lead - supporting the various subsidiaries on the initiatives, programmes and work plans and providing governance and review procedures, processes and standards; 
  • Build rapport and maintain good working relationship with senior management and external stakeholders; 
  • Chair meetings to obtain updates from the various project stakeholders on scope, timeline and budgets; 
  • Forecast and manage budgets, monitor expenditures/costs/overheads against delivered and realised benefits; 
  • Overall quality assurance and governance of the integrity of the programme and projects; 
  • Work with different teams to ensure smooth progress and completion of project implementation on time and within budget; 
  • Work with Project Managers in managing dependencies and interfaces between projects and resolve any technical and/or operational issues; 
  • Provide coaching/mentoring to members within each program team to hone their capabilities and retain a motivated and high-performing team; 
  • Manage third party contributions to the programs; 
  • Manage program risks and associated mitigation plans; 
  • Provide regular progress report of all programs to senior management.
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EA Licence No. 07C5639

Company Name

Sciente International Pte Ltd


Government / Public Sector/ Defence




• Team Leader/Technical Leader • Project Leader/Project Manager • VP/Head - Technology (IT)

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Posted On

23rd Jan 2021

About Sciente International
Established in early 2007, we are a multi-award winning ISO 9001:2008 certified Technology Recruitment & Talent Search Specialist.

Our team is self-driven with dreams, uncompromising values and a purpose.

We are led by diverse, passionate, professional & ethical leaders from IT industry with deep technology & industry domain knowledge. Every member of our team has an excellent track record in making a difference in the industry within a high performance environment. Our laser-like focus in technology within chosen industries, coupled with our consultative approach through client alignment methodology adds immense value to our clients and makes us very unique in the market place.

For us, partnership with clients, accuracy in the right match and quick turn-around time are everything. Professionally, we strive to be the largest firm in “Technology Talent Search & Recruitment”.

Our passion is to create a high performance venture with a difference and in doing the right things based on our core values. We are absolutely committed to deliver beyond satisfaction to make a real impact to our Clients’ business and to make a difference in the Community we live in.

At Sciente International, in brief, we make our clients’ lives easier in the area of Technology Talent Acquisition and IT Talent management solutions.

Lastly, being a member of a hybrid Sciente organisation, our successful & profit making business sponsors the social innovations and community services to achieve an objective and a purpose, which are much larger than business.

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