Join as a Project Executive at Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) in Singapore

Join as a Project Executive at Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) in Singapore.

ASEFEdu is looking for a pro-active and reliable team member to support the development and implementation of various projects and activities under the ASEF Young Leaders Programme. He/She is involved from the conceptualization phase to implementation and execution of the programmes/activities.

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The candidate should be a passionate person who is not only curious about youth issues and topics that affect youth, but also dedicated to contributing to the progress of Asia-Europe cooperation in this field. He/she will provide up-to-date perspectives on emerging trends in the youth sector, and give conceptual, communication, administrative and technical support to the ASEF Young Leaders Summit (ASEFYLS) series, the ASEF Summer University (ASEFSU) series, and the Model ASEM series. The right candidate should have a keen and demonstrated interest in Asia-Europe relations, experience in a youth/student/volunteer organisation, and would like to be part of a multicultural team that will inspire him/her and where he/she can bring our work and mission further with hands-on and intellectual input.

The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) promotes understanding, strengthens relationships and facilitates cooperation among the people, institutions and organisations of Asia and Europe. ASEF enhances dialogue, enables exchanges and encourages collaboration across the thematic areas of culture, education, governance, sustainable development, economy and public health.
ASEF is an intergovernmental not-for-profit organisation located in Singapore. Founded in 1997, it is the only institution of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM).

ASEF runs more than 25 projects a year, consisting of around 100 activities, mainly conferences, seminars, workshops, lectures, publications, and online platforms, together with about 125 partner organisations. Each year over 3,000 Asians and Europeans participate in ASEF’s activities, and much wider audiences are reached through its various events, networks, and webportals.

ASEF’s Education Department (ASEFEdu) designs and implements projects which contribute to education policy dialogue and facilitate youth networks. Through interdisciplinary and pragmatic approaches as well as the integration of technology as an essential component, these projects strengthen collaboration between education institutions, exchange among youth and link them to the ASEM Education Process and ASEM Leaders’ Meetings. ASEF’s Education Portfolio includes:

  • ASEF Education Policy Programme
    • ASEF Rectors’ Conference and Students’ Forum (ARC)
    • ASEF Education Innovation Labs (ASEF InnoLabs)
  • ASEF Young Leaders Programme
    • ASEF Young Leaders Summit (ASEFYLS)
    • ASEF Summer University (ASEFSU)
    • Model ASEM
  • ASEF Teaching and Learning Programme
    • ASEF Classroom Network (ASEF ClassNet)
    • Across the above programmes: ASEF Capacity Trainings




  • The successful candidate will be offered a monthly salary commensurate with his/her personal qualifications and experience.
  • Other applicable benefits include medical benefits.


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum 3 years’ relevant experience
  • Experience working in a multi-cultural environment and in an international context is an advantage
Eligible Regions: 51 ASEM partner countries

Application Process

  • To apply for this position, please submit the followings documents:
    • Cover letter detailing the qualities/contributions that you would bring to ASEF
    • Curriculum vitae with your photograph and contact details, highlighting past studies/work experiences related to the above job requirements
    • Copy of passport(s)
  • Please send your application by email with the subject “PE/EDU/201901” to [email protected] by Tuesday, 5 February 2019.
  • As ASEF receives a large number of applications, they seek your understanding that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted via email.

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Application Deadline: February 5, 2019

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