Enterprise Singapore

Development Partner / Senior Development Partner, Education


Job Responsibilities

As a member of the Education team, you will manage companies in the Education sector, which include various types of education services companies ranging from early childhood, preschool, to enrichment and training and adult education. Developing good relationships with the companies and relevant industry stakeholders is key to ensuring timely, insightful and meaningful engagement to drive industry growth and economic contributions to Singapore.
You are required to understand the enterprises' growth plans and strategies, and identify areas of assistance to facilitate their capabilities upgrading, growth and overseas expansion. Being able to provide the best possible execution for projects and dynamic management of relationships to ensure the most satisfactory outcome for the sector is necessary. Your role includes developing and delivering sectoral programmes, managing projects and stakeholders, and promoting the adoption of best practices for the industry.
Education Technology (EdTech) is a key enabler for the education industry and is increasingly playing a prominent role in delivering effective learning outcomes and deepening engagement among parents, teachers and students. You will also be involved in the exciting role of developing and managing the EdTech eco systems and its incumbents, enabling partnerships and collaborations between EdTech and the education corporates for innovation and growth.


You should be results-oriented, able to demonstrate strong business acumen and strategic thinking. Good communication and writing skills, and the ability to perform under pressure will put you in good stead. You must be able to work in a collaborative environment but also able to independently organize and deliver on the assigned projects. Some business travel for this role would be required. Candidates with three to four years of relevant working experience in the Education sector would be preferred.

About the Organization

Enterprise Singapore is the government agency championing enterprise development. The agency works with committed companies to build capabilities, innovate and internationalise. It also supports the growth of Singapore as a hub for global trading and startups, and builds trust in Singapore’s products and services through quality and standards.

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