As a corporate foundation in Asia solely dedicated to championing social entrepreneurship, DBS Foundation contributes towards building a more inclusive society in the region so that those at society's margins can enjoy productive and rewarding lives. DBS Foundation works with Social Enterprises and Social Entrepreneurs in Singapore, India, Indonesia, China, Taiwan and Hong Kong with programmes ranging from venture challenges, learning forums, intensive incubation, project grant support, financing and skilled volunteer mentoring.
Use business skills to help social enterprises (SEs) scale up their business and create positive social and environmental impact
Build relationships with social enterprises and partners, understand the business needs of SEs, help nurture their business growth
Strategic thinker who is able to tap on partnerships, and develop internal and external programs to grow the SE ecosystem
Collaborate widely with partners within DBS to tap on available resources to help SEs in their business needs.
A good understanding and passion for of the social entrepreneurship sector is required.
Bachelor Degree with a minimum of 8 years work experience, with strong business, consulting, finance and/or communications skills, with some experience in a start-up environment, SME, investment firm or similar. Volunteer or internship experience in the above should be highlighted.
Interest in helping businesses to grow/affinity with start-ups
Passionate about being purpose driven
Must be able to work independently in a lean team, with minimal supervision
Excellent communication and writing skills
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.