Deputy Director (Administration)

Job details

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Fixed Term
Reference: M/GL/DDA/200519C
Posted: almost 2 years ago
Consultant: Gary Lai
Consultant Email: email Gary
Consultant Phone: +65 6950 0380

Job description


The Deputy Director (Administration) will report to AMRO Director, and perform the following functions:

  • To lead and supervise the planning and implementation of AMRO’s budget and financial functions (such as ensuring financial prudence, integrity and accountable management of financial related issues);

  • To lead the planning, implementation and supervision of AMRO’s HR functions (such as personnel management and development of staff capabilities);

  • To lead and supervise the planning and implementation of AMRO’s legal policies and processes to ensure compliance with relevant laws and regulations;

  • To lead and supervise the planning and implementation of AMRO’s IT related functions;

  • To lead and supervise the planning and implementation of AMRO’s procurement policies and processes;

  • To lead and supervise the planning and implementation of AMRO’s other administrative functions; and

  • To perform other functions as may be determined by the Director in accordance with the AMRO Agreement.



Successful candidates should possess:

  • Excellent educational background

    Qualification: Graduate degree in the area of public/ business administration, economics, finance, human resource, law or other related fields from a reputable university.

  • Rich management experience in budget, human resource and administrative management in IOs/national government institutions

    Qualification: Around 10 years of direct hands-on management experience in budget, finance, human resource, accounting, administrative management, audit and evaluation, training and legal management at international organizations and/or national government institutions.

  • Rich knowledge in budget, finance and accounting, human resource, evaluation, training, administrative and legal matters

    Qualification: Relevant academic or professional qualifications in related areas or direct hands-on working experience in handling budget, finance accounting, auditing, legal and administrative matters at international organizations or similar establishments and/or national government institutions.

  • Considerable experience in managing and leading a diverse team of staff with different cultural backgrounds or successful experience in working with such diverse team of staff or demonstrated international experience in working in diverse cultural environment

  • Strong network contacts internationally, including within the ASEAN+3 region, and international organizations with related fields



The appointment of the Deputy Director (Administration) position will be for a fixed term of 3 years.

Qualified candidates should send (a) CV, (b) brief description on the relevant working experiences, and (c) earliest possible starting date of employment at AMRO, by 19 June 2019 to:

We will acknowledge receipt of all the applications. However, we regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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