International Affairs Manager

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is ranked 13th globally. It is also placed 1st amongst the world’s best young universities. The Earth Observatory of Singapore (EOS) at NTU is a national science Research Centre of Excellence. Its mission is to conduct fundamental research on earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tsunami and climate change in and around Southeast Asia, toward safer and more sustainable societies. We invite applicants for an International Affairs Manager position. The incumbent will be responsible for supporting the research institute in international relations and legal matters.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

Plan, direct and lead the support necessary for international collaboration programmes
Spearhead the support and management of bilateral and multilateral foreign engagements
Develop and advise on country-based strategies for key overseas markets and recommend strategic collaborations and projects with institutions and international organisations
Monitor research agreements and/or MOUs with international partners and overseas universities to ensure compliance with relevant policies
Organise visits, hosting visitors and managing interactions with international partner universities and organisations
Provide support on the legal process of drafting of MOUS and/or research agreements
Work closely with NTU Legal Secretariat Office and various units within EOS and NTU to ensure compliance with policies on International MOUs and research agreements
Undertake secondary duty as secretariat for EOS governance bodies and meetings

Experiences: 

At least 3 to 5 years of working experience, preferably in the area of international relations

Requirements: 

A good University degree in a relevant discipline such Communications, Public Relations, International Relations or Legal
Possess strong organisational and analytical skills
Excellent communication (written and verbal), presentation, and interpersonal skills
Interest in engaging people from diverse cultures and nationalities would be an advantage

Please submit your CV and names of three referees to eos_humanresources@ntu.edu.sg. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified