Categories : InfoComm, Technology, New Media Communications
We offer a wide range of opportunities, where talented individuals and teams can make a difference. Whether you are developing a telecommunications policy affecting consumers or spearheading a scheme to nurture budding media talents, each member of IMDA contributes towards driving innovation, enhancing productivity for economic growth, and improving the quality of life for all Singaporeans.
As a statutory board in the , IMDA promotes and regulates the infocomm and media sectors.
The Digital Economy will be a key driver of economic growth for Singapore. However, along with the economic promise of digitalisation comes domestic and global challenges.
Establishing government-to-government (G2G) cooperation framework that enables interoperability of digital systems and frameworks between countries has become ever more important.
The candidate will be part of a team that will help to identify and implement strategies to further Singapore’s international space in a global digital economy, through Digital Economy Agreements with like-minded countries to facilitate seamless end-to-end digital trade, enable trusted data flows and build trust in digital systems
Responsibilities : You will :
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Digital Economy Agreements
Strategise, develop and execute country engagement and industry engagement plans.
Develop and harmonize policy positions and outcomes for digital economy issues in an international context, establish points of view and policy positions which the government can take, in consultation and collaboration with internal domain experts, other agencies and industry stakeholders.
Provide assessment on international platforms for engagement.
Be part of the negotiations team or provide support to other agencies / IMDA teams for bilateral and / or multi-lateral engagements.
Propose draft texts for Digital Economy Agreements in line with policy positions and desired outcomes.
Identify any new digital economy issues and positions for Digital Economy agreements or new parties to engage.
Manage and ensure progress of the various work streams.
Background in any discipline
Keen and demonstrated interest in technology, its impact on economy and society, and international trade relations.
Keen and demonstrated interest in digital issues such as cross-border flows (such as trade, and data), digital identities and payment
Clear Good writing and able to communicate broad policy / regulatory ideas and granular details with clarity, brevity and coherence
Strong team player, with the ability to also work well across teams and organisations
Self-directed, agile, and able to operate in evolving environment
Overseas Travel can be expected
Position will commensurate with experience.
Only short-listed candidates will be notified.