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Assistant Director/Manager (Centre for Liveable Cities)

Responsibilities

You can expect an engaging and dynamic career at CLC conducting research in urban sustainability and liveability. You will help bring together senior policy-makers and experts to address the contemporary challenges facing cities, and to make CLC a reputable and trusted Centre of knowledge and global best practices among cities. In particular, you will be required to conduct research, produce content for publication, assist in the organization and running of capability development programmes and other CLC knowledge platforms such as the World Cities Summit and other events.

Requirements

You should possess/be:-

- A minimum of 2 to 4 years of relevant working experience as policy makers or practitioners involved in one or more of the 5 domains namely, urban planning; development or governance; economic competitiveness; environmental sustainability; and quality-of-life issues.

- Experience in research and publications or practiced in one or more of the 5 domains.

- Excellent organisation, written and communication skills.

- Experience in organising international events and ability to develop marketing campaigns including social media would be an added advantage.

- Experience in developing and executing training programmes would be desired.

- Proficiency in GIS software, geospatial techniques and data analytic tools would be advantageous

Advertised: 01 Jun 2017
Applications close: 30 Jun 2017


  

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