Programme Manager


  • Manage a multi-institutional research programme and act as a liaison between the research teams and stakeholders
  • Monitor and track the progress of the programme to ensure a smooth execution, and regularly update the Programme Director on the progress
  • Ensure that the programme milestones, timelines and budget are adhered to, and resolve issues and challenges related to the programme to meet the deliverables
  • Organise programme-related and Steering Committee meetings, and provide secretariat support to the programme
  • Coordinate and prepare programme reports and submissions for internal and external stakeholders
  • Perform any other relevant, programme-related duties as required


  • Master’s degree or PhD in Life Science or Engineering, preferably in the area of agricultural biotechnology
  • Minimum 4 years relevant experience in managing multi-institutional research programmes or projects
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work effectively with multi-institutional stakeholders
  • Strong project and time management skills
  • Self-starter, highly independent and resourceful

Salary and benefits are commensurable to educational qualifications and working experience of the candidate. Benefits include annual leave, medical and flexi-benefits, etc.

Interested individuals should send their applications (including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three referees’ contacts/ recommendation letters) to

(Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified)