If you happen to be looking for a job, or happened to be among the 70% of Singaporean currently looking for new job opportunities, here are some interesting jobs that you should check out. These companies perhaps offer some of the best job experience and opportunities for career growth in Singapore:
Uber – Your Private Chauffeur App
Uber is a US-based mobile technology company, and is actively expanding its operations in Asia, especially in Singapore. They are looking for an Operations and Logistics manager.
For those unfamiliar with Uber, it is a smartphone app that provides users with an on-demand, private car service to take them safely and smoothly to where they need to go, in over 70 major cities around the world — at the push of a button.
The Operations and Logistics manager own the entire “supply” side of that marketplace in their city – they optimize the quantity and quality of cars available to our users, and continually improve the rider experience via scheduling, asset utilization, and driver incentive programs.
Evernote – Remember everything with Evernote
Evernote is also a US based company, with a vision to help everyone remember everything. The Asia team is looking for a Marketing Manager.
The Marketing Manager will have to manage the Evernote marketing efforts in the APAC region from the Singapore headquarters. The marketing manager would also be required to coordinate, manage, maintain and optimising marketing programs for the Asia Pacific region. Other job requirements include customer acquisition through email, search engine marketing, content creation, online advertising, social media, PR, partnerships and events.
Also read: How Evernote helped me get through college
Airbnb – Vacation Rentals
Airbnb is perhaps another company that does not require a lot of introduction. The company allows anyone to sublet and rent apartments and property with one another. The company is currently looking for its Singapore Country Manager.
We are an online community marketplace giving people the ability to monetize their most valuable asset; their available space. Our marketplace consists of extra bedrooms, holiday homes, airbeds, castles, boats & tree houses, to mention some. Growing at warp speed in the APAC region, we looking for leadership talent in our Singapore Team!
The country manager would have to serve as a business owner for Singapore, be fully responsible for the expansion and evolution for the market. He is required to build relationships with potential partners to drive unions that will help grow the region. The country manager would also have to work with core functions such as Community, Legal, Marketing, PR, Product, Customer Experience, to ensure strategy works well with all departments involved.
Rakuten Singapore – Japanese leading E-commerce company
Rakuten, Inc. is one of the world’s leading Internet service companies, providing a variety of consumer and business-focused services including e-commerce and other related internet services. Founded in 1997, Rakuten is headquartered in Tokyo, with over 10,000 employees worldwide. The company is currently looking for a sales manager in Singapore.
The sales manager is required to work on inbound and outbound leads, which includes cold calling. He is also expected to negotiate and close new business opportunities with new merchants, on top of maintaining good relationship with existing merchants.
Zalora Singapore – Online shopping for fashion apparels
Founded in 2012, Zalora claims to be fastest growing online fashion retailer in Asia. It current has over 500 brands across womenswear, menswear, footwear, accessories, beauty and sports, with over 30,000 products online, and hundreds of new product lines being added every week. The company is looking to hire a talented UX Specialist.
The UX Specialist is required to support the Singapore team and improve onsite marketing campaigns and related initiatives. He would also be tasked to work with the landing page optimization team to drive conversion rate by optimizing the initial touch points of the customer journey.