(MCI) Planning - AD/SM/M

Location: Singapore
Discipline: Business Operations
Job type: Permanent
Contact email: career@bcg-rise.com
Job ref: 446961
Published: 6 months ago
The MCI Planning team takes a long-range, big-picture perspective to assess Singapore’s competitiveness in the digital and information spheres and identify future opportunities and risks for MCI in the light of global trends. 

Your role includes the following:
  • Consult and work with other Ministries and agencies on a wide range of projects, both to deepen understanding about shifts in our operating context and to build capability in strategic planning
  • Build and maintain links with a diverse network of global thought leaders, to bring their expertise and insight to bear on Singapore's solutions to tomorrow's problems
  • Incubate initial thinking on new topics, in partnership with the relevant MCI and external stakeholders, or thought leaders
  • Facilitate senior leadership in decision making, e.g. through gathering quantitative and qualitative data, framing the analysis, and highlighting trade-offs, potential roadblocks and risks for the organisation
  • Identify inter-dependencies and linkages to ensure coherence in the formulation and operationalisation of strategies across the organisation
  • Develop, manage and drive adoption of strategy frameworks and processes within MCI with relevant stakeholders
Job Requirements:
  • Background in Economics, Engineering and/or relevant interdisciplinary field
  • At least 3 years of experience, preferably in the areas of strategic planning, strategy development and competitiveness analysis
  • Outstanding analytical, problem solving, critical and lateral thinking skills
  • Proven ability to translate knowledge and insights into strategy and performance implications
  • Resourceful and curious about what the world will look like tomorrow
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage both internal and external stakeholders
  • Have quantitative research analyses and engagement experience