Executive Director ( Job No : JOB-2021-03743 )

Special Olympics, Singapore
  • Adults & Families
  • Children & Youth
  • Disability
About The Role

Reporting to the Board, you will be involved in reviewing and maintaining the sports management framework for the organisation. In addition, you will collaborate with other agencies and partners to develop and execute marketing strategies to increase intellectual disability awareness and vibrancy of Special Olympics Singapore’s sports in local and international scene, increase in sponsorships and donations and prepare reports for the Board.
Your key responsibilities include:
a. To ensure the financial administration is in accordance with the Constitution and Financial Regulations of Special Olympics Singapore and standard practices.
b. To organise fundraising activities and other events as and when directed by the Board.
c. To seek necessary sponsorships or fundings for the promotion and development of sports competitions and programs.
d. To liaise with affiliated bodies such as Special Olympics International, Special Olympics Asia Pacific, Singapore National Olympics Council and National Council of Social Service.
e. To liaise with Sport Singapore on all matters regarding the organisation which include preparation of yearly plan and half-yearly reports.
f. To liaise with the Sports Manager on the implementation of various programs and ensure that they are being run in a smooth and efficient manner.
g. To evaluate performance of various programs implemented against the agreement with Sport Singapore.

Candidate Requirements
Technical Competencies:

Well-developed skill set and professional track record in the following areas:
 Corporate governance
Operations management
 Financial analysis and cost-based management
 Budgeting
 Strategic planning
 Human resource management
 Program and project management

Core Competencies:

a. Public speaking, business writing, meeting facilitation and presentations.
b. Experience in Sports Management preferred.
c. Candidate must possess at least Bachelor Degree or Post Graduate Diploma. Those without a Degree but with relevant experience and expertise may also apply.

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

a. Singaporean or PR.
b. Successful candidate will be offered the appointment on contract basis.
c. Starting salary will commensurate with your qualifications and work experience.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Job Post Status
Job Details
Area of Specialisation:

Sports and Understanding of Persons with Special Needs

Employment Type:
Full Time (Contract)
Profession Type:
Executive Director or Head of Agencies
Min Educational Qualification:
Bachelor Degree
Posting Date:

21 Oct 2021

Closing Date:

19 Nov 2021

Salary Range
SGD   6000.00 - 9000.00
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