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Manager/Deputy Manager (Outreach, ISTD Pillar)

Published Date: 15 February 2018

Work Type: Permanent, full-time
Location: Singapore
Categories: Business/Industry Development, Programme Management

This person manages and organises activities related to the outreach programme and events of ISTD Pillar. Successful candidate will be able to integrate well into the SUTD culture which is by nature multidisciplinary and design-oriented.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with faculty, staff and students to develop and implement creative outreach programme that promotes and strengthens the branding and profile of ISTD Pillar
  • Collaborate with the Office of Admissions and other stakeholders to plan and drive outreach activities to increase the number of SUTD/ISTD students
  • Conduct IT-related hands-on workshops and classes, based on SUTD’s active learning pedagogy, to prospective students
  • Prepare relevant content for print and digital publicity, course materials for workshops and events
  • Assist in organising ISTD initiated seminars, workshops and events
  • Support the outreach programme with industry partners
  • Establish and build relations with student alumni and maintain regular communications with them through email, alumni portal, e-newsletters and social networking platforms


  • Recognised Computer Science or Information Technology Degree
  • IT technical skills, preferably in the areas of software programming, artificial intelligence, data science and/or Internet-of-Things
  • A few years of relevant working experience, preferably in an education institution environment dealing with students is desirable
  • Experience with the configuration of computers, robotic devices and Internet-of-Things sensors/gateway is desirable
  • Strong interpersonal and organisational skills, ability to establish work priorities and carry out duties with minimal supervision
  • Excellent writing, editing and presentation skills, with a passion to continuously learn and share knowledge
  • Creative, resourceful and service oriented with the ability to establish rapport with different levels of people

Applications close: 31 Mar 2018

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