5D3_4515-min.jpg
 

Careers with Habitat Singapore

We're looking for dynamic individuals who share our vision of creating a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Habitat for Humanity Singapore is a Christian non-profit housing organisation, working with and for people of all backgrounds regardless of their race, language or religion. 

 

Want to help bring better living conditions to vulnerable groups? This is your opportunity to put your professional skills — whether in HR, finance, communications or operations — towards a good cause. If you're comfortable working in a lean yet close-knit team and enjoy being involved with our work on the ground, then look no further. Explore our job openings below and join the team.

Available Positions: 

 

Resource Development (RD) Executive 

Do you love to inspire people to do good together? As a Resource Development Executive at Habitat for Humanity Singapore, you will spend every day engaging supporters to make a difference in the lives of the most vulnerable, by building with them a decent place to call home.

 

You will be responsible for developing outreach strategies, and for closely engaging with supporters to contribute funds and volunteering efforts. You’ll be a part of our Resource Development team, who engages supporters from a range of backgrounds- from corporations, to foundations, government agencies, churches and members of public from all walks of life.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute engagement strategy to build and maintain relationships with prospective and existing supporters (with a focus on churches and individual supporters)

  • Tailor and execute plans for each supporter to meaningfully contribute with Habitat Singapore

  • Deliver online and in-person engagement activities (e.g. workshops and events) for supporters

  • Support fundraising and communications campaigns and events

A successful candidate would be someone who:

  • is willing to communicate and affirm Habitat Singapore’s Christian principles

  • has a marketing / sales / fundraising background

  • is driven, organised and results-oriented

  • has excellent people and communications skills

  • Is a strong team player

  • is a tertiary graduate

  • is fluent in written and spoken English

It would be a big plus if you:

  • have experience in charity fundraising work and/or church relations

  • are a social media whiz

  • are fluent in written and spoken Mandarin

  • are not afraid to get your hands dirty and work on the ground with us

 

 

The Team

Habitat for Humanity’s vision is for a world where everyone has a decent place to live. To that end, for the last 18 years, Habitat for Humanity Singapore has constantly pushed the envelope, expanding and adapting to meet the pressing needs of communities locally and globally.

 

We’re a diverse and vibrant team that feels like family. You can look forward to working among passionate people with big hearts and weekly team devotion sessions!

 

Coupled with Habitat for Humanity's status as a charity, applicants should enjoy working for altruistic purposes, and have the right expectations with regard to remuneration and benefits.

 

Apply for this position

If you are interested to join us and be part of our exciting and meaningful ministry, please email us your complete CV (with your salary expectations) to chunhui@habitat.org.sg

 

Applications close on 28 Oct 2022.

 

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Executive, Communications and Marketing (6-month contract)

 

Use your powerful stories to change lives. We’re looking for a highly-driven individual who is deeply passionate about non-profit work and can leverage on the power of media to engage supporters to make a difference in the lives of the most vulnerable- by building them a decent place to call home with Habitat for Humanity Singapore.

 

Your role is to execute our marketing and communications plan, as well as our digital fundraising efforts. You will be a part of our Resource Development team, who works to engage supporters from a wide range of backgrounds to contribute funds and volunteering efforts.

This is a 6-month contract position covering for a staff who will be away.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Conceptualise and oversee Habitat Singapore’s communications and fundraising strategies

  • Produce, manage and monitor marketing communications across all our platforms (including social media content and ads, Google ads, Google Analytics, Google SEO and Habitat Singapore’s monthly digital newsletter)

  • Design collaterals for online fundraising campaigns, volunteering opportunities and events.

  • Produce original content by working closely with the programmes team to capture the stories of homeowners, supporters and partners

  • Plan and execute creative fundraising initiatives to support fundraising efforts and meet fundraising targets

  • Manage all media enquiries, features and interviews

  • Oversee corporate branding & information across the organisation, including ensuring all communications and collateral adheres to brand guidelines, maintaining the website, etc.

 

Required proficiencies:

  • Experienced with running marketing campaigns on Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn, and can demonstrate a good knowledge of the platforms’ features, audiences & objectives

  • Experienced in planning and executing fundraising initiatives

  • Skilled in conducting interviews and writing impactful human-interest stories

  • Able to understand and draw useful insights from the back-end analytics of the social media platforms, including Google Analytics

  • Excellent command of English and conversational Mandarin.

 

A successful candidate would be someone who:

  • Is comfortable to uphold, communicate and affirm Habitat for Humanity’s Christian principles

  • Has experience in a social media and content creation role

  • Has a passion for non-profit work and serving vulnerable communities

  • Is motivated and can take initiative to drive and manage projects independently

  • Has good organisation and multitasking skills

  • Has excellent interpersonal skills to work across departments, and with our beneficiaries

 

It would be a plus if you have some ability in:

  • Photography

  • Videography

  • Graphic design

  • Copywriting

  • Local dialects and/or languages

 

The Team

Habitat for Humanity’s vision is for a world where everyone has a decent place to live. To that end, for the last 18 years, Habitat for Humanity Singapore has constantly pushed the envelope, expanding and adapting to meet the pressing needs of communities locally and globally.

 

We’re a diverse and vibrant team that feels like family. You can look forward to working among passionate people with big hearts and weekly team devotion sessions!

 

Coupled with Habitat for Humanity's status as a charity, applicants should enjoy working for altruistic purposes, and have the right expectations with regard to remuneration and benefits.

 

 

Apply for this position

If you are interested to join us and be part of our exciting and meaningful ministry, please email us your complete CV (with your salary expectations), a writing sample and links to any campaigns you may have worked on to chunhui@habitat.org.sg.

 

Applications close on 28 Oct 2022.

 

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

 

Programme Executive
 
What gets you springing out of bed every morning? For us in Habitat for Humanity Singapore’s Programmes team, it’s having the opportunity to serve the less fortunate by creating a decent place for them to call home.
 
At our local programme- Project HomeWorks, we work with vulnerable persons and families in Singapore who need help to transform their homes into a safe and sanitary state. We assist homeowners through a series of intensive half-day sessions powered by staff and volunteers, providing a combination of one or more of the following services depending on the need: Pest control, painting, intensive cleaning and re-organising.
 
This work involves:
•    Liaising with referring partners- usually social workers from government agencies, VWOs;
•    Co-creating solutions with homeowners during home visits;
•    Equipping and inspiring volunteers from all walks of life to join in the work;
•    Managing project logistics and operations;
•    Documenting project details and expenses.
 
For the Programme Executive/Assistant position, we are looking for someone who:
•    Is willing to uphold Christian principles of HFH Singapore.
•    Possesses strong organising skills with a good eye for detail;
•    Possesses good people relations skills in engaging beneficiaries, volunteers and partners;
•    Has a self-driven, mature personality and works well in team settings;
•    Has a reasonably fit and healthy physique as work can be physically demanding.
 
You will also need to be:
•    Proficient in Microsoft office applications and email
•    Proficient in written and spoken English 
•    The job involves interaction with beneficiaries who may only speak Mandarin. Knowledge of basic conversational Mandarin is essential.
•    Able to work on some weekends, usually 1 to 2 Saturdays per month
 
It’s a plus if you:
•    Are conversant in in a third language (Mandarin dialect, and/or Malay)
•    Possess a valid Class 3A driving license
 
This is an entry-level position. Coupled with Habitat for Humanity's status as a charity, applicants should enjoy working for altruistic purposes, and have the right expectations with regard to remuneration and benefits. You must also be willing to communicate and affirm Habitat's principles. 

 

Apply for this position
If you are interested to join us and be part of our exciting and meaningful ministry, please email maggie@habitat.org.sg with:
1)    Your complete CV (with your salary expectations), AND
2)    A short write-up on:
a.    What do you know about Habitat for Humanity Singapore and its Project HomeWorks programme?
b.    Why would you like to join us as a staff member?

Applications close on 25 Nov 2022.


Please do be informed that only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.