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Senior Programme Manager Education, Singapore (SIN-AES-0039)
Region
East Asia
Country / Territory
Singapore
Location
Singapore
Department
Education & Society
Job Category
Project Management
Pay Band
Pay Band 7
Vacancy Description
Contract: Indefinite | Location: Singapore | Salary: Pay band 7 - Competitive | Start Date: As soon as possible | Deadline for Applications: 8 March 2020 (23.59 UK time)
 
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Senior Programme Manager Education, Singapore (SIN-AES-0039)

 

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT/TEAM

Education Services is the British Council’s commercial offer to UK institutions, providing them with professional services support for international education work. The team deliver large scale events, marketing services, professional development and training as well as insight and consultancy services.

 

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING AND WHY

The Senior Programme Manager will be the strategic lead for the British Council’s portfolio of Education programmes, ensuring the delivery of high quality results across the sector areas we operate in. S/he will contribute to business development through proactive engagement with potential partners, lead on the successful implementation of the country business plan, and ensure quality of service delivery for chargeable Education marketing services to clients. Our education marketing services include delivery of market insight, student recruitment events, digital and content marketing, as well as providing assistance in brokering partnerships with local institutions.

WHAT IS INTERESTING ABOUT IT

The post holder will work as part of wider education team with functional responsibilities to the Head of Education Services (East Asia) and ensure that all work is aligned to wider education strategy. You will act as a strategic partner to UK universities, advising and assisting them with engagement in Singapore.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

You should have a Degree in Business or Administration, Marketing or in relevant area with minimum five years of experience in project management, client management and proven marketing experience in a managerial position in delivering large scale marketing projects.

 

BENEFITS OF WORKING AT THE BRITISH COUNCIL
- Smart working (most of us hot-desk!) 
- Enjoy more than 20 days of Annual leave 
- Year-end bonus and annual bonus scheme

 

Our work makes a lasting difference by building more inclusive societies and supporting people’s prospects.

 

Together, we can do more.

 

NEXT STEPS

 

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

 

 

ABOUT THE BRITISH COUNCIL

The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.

 

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 behavior 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.