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Advertised on: 04 Feb 2021


Mandai Park Holdings (MPH) is driving the rejuvenation of Mandai Precinct into an integrated nature and wildlife destination, through its development arm, Mandai Park Development (MPD). As champions for Wildlife, we lead actions to protect them, inspire a love for wildlife and spark a sense of wonder in everyone, regardless of our roles.


Come 2024, we will add a new Bird Park, a Rainforest Park, nature themed indoor attraction and Eco-resort as part of our Mandai rejuvenation plan. If you are self-driven, and looking for growth and new challenges, we want you to be part of our team.

 

 

We are building a kids community and loyalty program to bring wildlife closer to every child through an exclusive suite of offerings. Designed for the young family in mind, My Animal Buddy programme endeavours to get children to bond with our animals from the Singapore Zoo and inspire their appreciation for wildlife and nature through getting to know their animal buddy and its friends via fun learning experiences while gaining essential skills. Ultimately, we aim to nurture them as responsible global citizens and wildlife champions of the future.

 

We are setting up a Minimum Viable Team as an “internal start up” to drive this initiative, ring-fenced from business-as-usual core operations, to focus on building and delivering upon this ambition.

 

Passionately chart new frontiers to bring Mandai & Wildlife closer to the hearts of every Singaporean child and to the world.

 

The team that will shape the overall product vision and roadmap to take Mandai Kids Club (MKC) from a start up to a commercially viable offering.

 

Reporting to the Assistant Vice President (Emerging Products), this role will undertake the following responsibilities related to the My Animal Buddy programme:

·         Actively manage product development processes, resources and timelines

·         Collaborate with business and technical teams to deliver business requirements

 

Your attributes

·         In the early days of our internal start up, we are still on the journey to prove the audacity of our dream although we are grateful for a few early small wins in our pocket. If you are a rebel at heart and enjoy proving the world wrong, this role is for you!

·         As there will only be a handful of staff as we build up our capabilities, there will be lots of growth and yet lots of ambiguity. If you enjoy having the freedom and breadth to dabble in many areas and thrive in uncertainty, this role is for you!

·         We are on a journey to build our dream together, and there will be plenty of ups and downs on our innovation startup journey. If you have the heart, courage and resilience to join us on a roller coaster of an experience, weathering the unknown together, this role is for you!

·         The world is on the brink of the 6th mass extinction and global warming is already rearing its head. If you want to do your part to preserve a habitable earth for future generations, by reaching and engaging every child in Singapore and hopefully the world, this role is for you!

 

Responsibilities:

·         Work across teams within the department to plan the software development schedule

·         Coordinate with appointed software agencies to ensure that project milestones are met

·         Gather user requirements from stakeholders to define user stories and specifications

·         Assist with User Acceptance Testing to ensure that high quality work is delivered

·         Monitor and plan available resources to ensure that software development goals are met

·         Assist with planning of experimentation initiatives to improve product performance

·         Work with the Insights team to collate and analyse user feedback for MAB

 

Requirements:

  • At least 2 to 3 years of project management experience for software development projects.

·         Degree in any field, preferably Business, Computer Science, or work experience of the equivalent.

·         Proven track record in delivering successful results for agile software development projects. You have successfully worked with business users as well as technical teams and are able to seamlessly move between the two.

·         Creative and innovative to ideate and develop new and competitive ideas that will be compelling to the target market.

·         Excellent communication skills to facilitate smooth conveyance of information across cross-functional teams. You are confident in presenting new ideas to management.

·         Possess excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills. You are a team player and are able to work independently, often taking the initiative. You are detail oriented, decisive, and exhibit comfort in a fast-paced work environment.

 


Specialization : Others
Type of Employment : Contract
Minimum Experience : 2
Work Location : WRS Corporate Office