Senior Program Manager (Science/Engineering)

Senior Program Manager (Science/Engineering)

Nanyang Technological University
10-13 years
Not Specified

Job Description

Job Description :
The Institute of Catastrophe Risk Management (ICRM) invites applications for the position of Senior Program Manager.
Key Responsibilities:
The responsibilities include working and interacting with colleagues at ICRM and its partner organizations, with emphasis on:
  • Understand/analyze the Nat Cat exposure and loss faced by S.E. Asian counties, and the socio-economic impact on the regions affected
  • Develop impactful assessment and advisory reports as needed to support development of disaster risk reduction and financing
  • Conducting both working- and high-level consultative meeting with governmental officials, academia and industry representatives and to arrive at effective, actionable recommendations on Nat Cat Risk reduction and transfer
  • Prepare and submit progress and final reports to ICRM’s funding organizations, and to prepare/make effective presentations on the project progress
  • Develop and maintain all contacts as needed for the various consultative meetings with government officials and industry executives
  • Coordinate and communicate development activities on frequent basis with other stakeholders, and to ICRM management
  • Coordinate the work with ICRM-resident staff

Job Requirements:
  • PhD degree in Science, Engineering or any relevant fields
  • Demonstrate strong management and analytical skills
  • Deep working experience (10 years minimum) in execution of risk related programs involving multi-country (S.E. Asian countries) and in a multi-institutional, multi-stakeholder setting
  • Strong management skillset with a deep portfolio of work outputs on risk-related assessment and advisory programs in a S.E. Asian setting
  • Undertake extensive travel

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.Hiring Institution: NTU

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