Head of Contracts, Singapore (SIN-PB7-2111)
East Asia
Country / Territory
English & Exams
Job Category
Pay Band
Pay Band 7
Vacancy Description
Contract: 2 years renewable | Salary: PB7 | Location: Singapore | Start Date: ASAP | Deadline for Applications: 9 December 2019 (23:59 UK Time)

Head of Contracts, Singapore (SIN-PB7-2111)

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced professional who is well-versed in business management and development within the Education industry to take on the post of Head of Contracts in Singapore.


You will be thrilled to find yourself in leading a diverse team of people delivering a wide range of products and services while managing and growing our Study Camps and Holiday Courses.

You will be developing business opportunities with new and existing audiences and you will be ensuring capacity to deliver ambitious targets.

You will be delivering operational efficiency through the achievement of agreed KPIs.



This is a challenging and rewarding post with a high level of responsibility that will allow you to use and enhance your experience in business management and development with a highly successful existing product suite, as well as identify and secure new revenue generating English contract opportunities for British Council, Singapore.

You will liaise with senior stakeholders such as CEOs, HR Managers, Heads of schools and government authority representatives in order to build key relationships. 



§  You should bring along a relevant professional qualification in English teaching.

§  You shall have strong business development skills and an ability to lead teams with a variety of roles and agendas.

§  You will have strong interpersonal and analytical skills, as well as some experience in financial planning and developing business cases.

§  You shall demonstrate confidence and credibility in a highly visible leadership role and you will be able to maintain strong internal and external relationships with high level contacts.


If this sounds like what you are looking for, apply today – or before we close this on Monday 9 December 2019 (UK Time 23:59).

For more information please see Role profile and British Council Generic Behaviours.

*If you are required to move from your contractual home location to take up this role, you will receive relocation support outlined in the Relocation Policy. Further details are available on the Mobility Services intranet pages.

The Singapore teaching operation is one of the largest in the global network and currently delivers over 70,000 class hours and employs over 200 staff. There are 4 teaching centres across the island (Napier, Tampines, Toa Payoh and Marsiling centres) operating 7 days a week. In addition to part-time adult courses and young-learners enrichment courses, there is a full-time pre-school in the Tampines centre and a Professional Development Centre in Toa Payoh.


Valuing diversity is essential to the British Council’s work. We aim to abide by and promote equality legislation by following both the letter and the spirit of it to try and avoid unjustified discrimination, recognizing discrimination as a barrier to equality of opportunity, inclusion and human rights.


All staff worldwide is required to ensure their behaviour is consistent with our policies.


The British Council is a full member of Keeping Children Safe (KCS) and has achieved level 1 child safe certification. We believe that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in article 19, UNCRC, 1989 and that every child matters - everywhere in the world. In line with the British Council's Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks including criminal record checks, in line with legal requirements.