Thank you for your interest in employment at the Singapore campus of James Cook University.

We take exceptional pride in recruiting and developing outstanding individuals who share our vision to be the leading Australian provider of higher education in Asia. At the Singapore campus of James Cook University, we believe in the importance of providing a great place for our employees to grow and develop professionally. We have a culture that values mutual respect, integrity, creativity and teamwork.

Join us as we continue our development as a vibrant, multicultural and excellent organisation in education and research.

Assistant Manager/Senior Executive Student Careers

Job no: 492850
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Singapore

To connect graduating students & alumni to potential employers with the objective of enhancing their employability and/or securing actual job placements.

  • To assist to network & cultivate a group of potential employers so as to secure employment opportunities for student and alumni.
  • To provide support to cultivate and develop strategic partnership with potential employers via constant communications, events, networking activities that would add value to them. In so doing, both parties reap benefits that are sustainable and base on a win-win basis



  • Provide support to establish, secure and cultivate organisations to secure internship and job opportunities for students and alumni.
  • Assist to organise and manage major career related events for students & networking events for alumni to facilitate the interactions of students/alumni and employers.
  • Handle follow-up and monitor opportunities pertaining to internship and employment administration, including all outreach effort to students and alumni.
  • Career Counselling for Students


Key Selection Criteria

  • Minimum a Bachelor Degree from any discipline. Additionally having a post graduate qualification   on Counselling, Human Resources, Psychology, Career Management and Career Assessment Tools will be an added advantage.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in career coaching / counselling / career services / graduate recruitment / human resources / job placement / training / executive search. Those with sales experiences is an added advantage.
  • Familiar with Singapore Employment Act is an added advantage.
  • Excellent English communication (both spoken and written) and interpersonal skills.
  • Passionate in coaching and supporting students in achieving success in their career.
  • Good team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Active listener with strong problem solving and decision making skills
  • IT skills – proficient in Microsoft Office software
  • Experience in implementing career related workshops
  • Able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines


Please send in your application via

Annual Remuneration
Senior Executive: SGD 36,00 - SGD 59,000
Assistant Manager: SGD 43,000- SGD 71,000

Closing Date:  10 August 2022

We thank you for your interest and regret we are only able to notify shortlisted candidates. The University reserves the right to invite applications or, alternatively, not to make an appointment.

The Singapore campus of James Cook University (registered as James Cook University Pte Ltd in Singapore) is a wholly owned company of James Cook University Australia.  The University offers Bachelor & Master Programs in Business, Psychology, Information Technology & Education at the Singapore campus of James Cook University.

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Applications close: Singapore Standard Time

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