BCS Key Positions Recruitment

recruitment

Biotech Connection Singapore (BCS) is recruiting for 3 key positions to be part of our executive committee.  All these positions are on voluntary basis (non-remunerated) and require at least 1 year of commitment. We are looking for highly motivated team players with good organizational and interpersonal skills. Candidates with an interest in biotech entrepreneurship are preferred.

The values of joining our executive committee are tremendous. You will be involved in directing the growth and vision of BCS. Our goal is to create impact by facilitating a thriving bio-entrepreneurship ecosystem in Singapore through educational events, science communications and consulting. You would have excellent networking opportunities by fostering strategic partnerships with industry, academia and sponsor companies. Together with our team, you will be active in community outreach to bolster our BCS branding. Such experiences will help you develop an entrepreneurial mindset and leadership capabilities. No matter what your role is, you will be empowered with skillsets that benefit you a lifetime.

Outreach & Marketing Lead    

Responsibilities:

·         Background in science & engineering, business experience preferred

·         Possess strong interpersonal skills

·         Demonstrate leadership capabilities

·         Able to work and communicate effectively in a team

·         Keep abreast of latest trends in biotech innovations

·         Increase visibility of Biotech Connection Singapore within the Life Sciences eco-system in Singapore by networking and relationship-building with:

o    Singapore-based life science companies (startups, SMEs, MNCs)

o    Local tertiary and research institutions

o    Other players in the life science eco-system in Singapore (NRF, local incubators and accelerators, potential investors)

·         Take the lead in generating marketing collaterals for Biotech Connection Singapore

 

Events Lead

 

Responsibilities:

·          Background in business and/or science & engineering

·          Keep abreast with latest trends of biotech innovations and technological development

·          Event planning and content generation with relevance to Singapore’s landscape

·          Speakers engagement and sponsor outreach

·          Networking, relationship-building with advisory board, mentors and peers

·          Demonstrate team leadership and manage event logistics

·          Able to work and communicate effectively with others

Vice President

Responsibilities:

·         Background in science & engineering, business experience preferred

·         Possess strong management skills and excellent team player

·         Assist or act on behalf the President when s/he is absent

·         Drive the overdevelopment of the society including but not limited to organizing events, marketing, partnership and consulting.

·          Basic knowledges of accounting and tax is preferred

o    Able to process payments, invoices and reimbursement

o    Bookkeeping using Dropbox and Freshbooks

o    Prepare statement of account and liaison with auditors

·          Administrative assistance with Registry of Societies (ROS)

 

Application process: If you are keen to join our team please send your CV and a short cover letter stating your motivations and skills to BCS President Cairan He (cairan.he@biotechconnection-sg.org) no later than 17:00 31st Dec 2015. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified by e-mail, and interviews will be conducted in January 2016.