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Deputy Director, Knowledge

In the research division of NVPC, the Deputy Director is pivotal in developing insights and inspiring action through research and best practices. The incumbent should be a leader passionate to make this happen, who values the ability to make a difference at national level with meaningful work at the intersection of non-profit, public and private sectors.

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Develop and implement strategic research programs to measure and gauge the giving landscape and set national benchmarks for Singapore.
  2. Produce insights to help spin / curate convincing stories that touch the hearts of givers.
  3. Put in place best practices and / or adopt world-class research methodologies and approaches.
  4. Coach and provide guidance on the application and usage of research tools / techniques so as to build the capability of internal staff.
  5. Build and maintain relationships with division heads and external users through discussions about their research / information needs and / or sharing of research findings.
  6. Establish good relations with research agencies and public sectors in Singapore.
  7. Secure research budget and monitor expenses.

Requirements

  • A degree in sociology, psychology or Business Studies with at least 8 – 10 years of working experience directly in or with research agencies.
  • Knowledge of happenings on the ground of non-profit space through both professional and personal commitment as volunteer / donor preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Familiarity with analytical and statistical tools such as SPSS.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to see the big picture and attend to details simultaneously.
  • Curious in nature and enjoys looking for facts and statistics to help others apply them to create value.

How to Apply

·         Please email your resume, stating current and expected salary to career@nvpc.org.sg

·         Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


 

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