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Samaritans of Singapore (SOS) is dedicated to providing confidential emotional support to individuals facing a crisis, thinking about suicide or affected by suicide. Non-religious and not for profit, our work focuses on crisis intervention and suicide prevention.

If you have what it takes to work in a challenging and rewarding environment, join us to make a difference to the beneficiaries we serve.

Available Positions

Job Code: 
1006
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Published: 
Aug 13, 2018
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Job Description

About The Role

The successful applicant will be involved in client work, especially with persons who are suicidal, in crisis or have lost someone through suicide. This includes managing an outreach programme, telephone follow-up and some face to face counselling, special projects and other duties as assigned.

Candidate Requirements

Technical Competencies:

A Degree in Counselling, Social Work or Psychology

At least 3 years of casework and counselling experience

Fluent in Mandarin/Malay/Tamil and knowledge of other local dialects would be an advantage

Crisis Management / Mental Health / Grief Counselling experience will be an added advantage

Core Competencies:

Possess good interpersonal skills and ability to work as a team.

Willing to work during evening and odd hour according to service needs

Passionate about the cause of SOS

Closing Date: 23 August 2018

How to apply

Please indicate your current and expected salary. Interested persons are invited to send their resume with a recent photograph:

By email:
HRD@sos.org.sg
By mail: 

Samaritans of Singapore (SOS) Human Resource Department
Block 10 Cantonment Close #01-01 Singapore 080010

Salary will commensurate with qualifications and working experience. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Job Code: 
1005
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Published: 
Aug 14, 2018
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About The Role

Promote SOS services and liaising with the media and other organisations. The Manager reports directly to the Executive Director in this department.

Key responsibilities include:

- Developing and taking charge of all related printing/production of educational and publicity materials/bulletins on suicide, mental health & crisis-related issues

- Manage an annual campaign on suicide awareness

- Conducting public talks and training

- Managing the in-house newsletter, Annual Report and website

- Organise the fundraising activities of the agency and meet annual target for amount to be raised

Candidate Requirements

Technical Competencies:

Degree in Mass communications or media, with experiences in Public Relations/Corporate Communications and fund-raising experiences

Core Competencies:

The person should have excellent interpersonal skills, is independent and can multi-task yet a good team player who can work well with various stakeholders, has a good knowledge of MS Office and website design

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

Has a passion for the social service sector and believes in SOS mission and vision

Additional qualifications related to this role, for example leadership courses; people management; public relations; project management

At least 3 years experience in similar position

Closing Date: 23 August 2018

How to apply

Please indicate your current and expected salary. Interested persons are invited to send their resume with a recent photograph:

By email:
HRD@sos.org.sg
By mail: 

Samaritans of Singapore (SOS) Human Resource Department
Block 10 Cantonment Close #01-01 Singapore 080010

Salary will commensurate with qualifications and working experience. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Job Code: 
1004
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Published: 
Aug 13, 2018
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Position Summary:

This position reports directly to the Executive Director (“ED”), supports the Executive Director in the management and administration of the centre in matters relating to finance, HR and general office administration. This position supervises the Administration Coordinators.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

·         In-charge of full set of accounts, including payments, receipts and donations

·         Perform monthly closing and year-end closing

·         Prepare audit schedules and management reports

·         Prepare Cash flow forecast

·         Prepare annual budget and ensure that expenses are within budgetary controls

·         Oversee Finance policy and procedures, including recommendation to improve internal controls

·         Submission of annual returns to ROS and COC, annual tax donations to IRAS

·         Liaise with external professional like auditors, lawyers & vendors

·         Computation of monthly payroll, submission of CPF and IR8A/IR21

·         Minutes recorder at HR subcommittee meetings

·         Ensure that accounts, HR and governance are in line with statutory requirements.

·         Assist ED in preparation of reports like grants/funding

Candidate Requirements

Technical Competencies:

Degree in accountancy with exposure in Human Resource work.

Proficient in MS Office applications, especially Excel, Word and PowerPoint

Good knowledge in account for charity organisation and statutory requirements of Voluntary Welfare Organisation

Core Competencies:

Meticulous, independent and a problem solver

Must have experience leading a small team and be a leader

Must be willing to be hands-on

Must be a team player, multi task, work under pressure and meet tight timelines

Preferred achievements / characteristics:

Have good interpersonal and communication skills

At least 5 years experience in similar position

Preferably candidates with experience working in Voluntary Welfare Organisation

Closing Date: 23 August 2018

How to apply

Please indicate your current and expected salary. Interested persons are invited to send their resume with a recent photograph:

By email:
HRD@sos.org.sg
By mail: 

Samaritans of Singapore (SOS) Human Resource Department
Block 10 Cantonment Close #01-01 Singapore 080010

Salary will commensurate with qualifications and working experience. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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