1213-Policy and Planning Managers

Job Title: 

Policy and Planning Managers

Job Description: 

Policy and planning managers plan, organise, direct and coordinate policy advice and strategic planning activities within government or for non-government organisations and private sector agencies, or manage the activities of enterprises that provide policy and strategic planning services.


Tasks include:

  • developing, implementing and monitoring strategic plans, programmes, policies, processes, systems and procedures to achieve goals, objectives and work standards
  • developing, directing, administering and participating in policy research and analysis
  • coordinating the implementation of policies and practices
  • establishing activity measures and measurements of accountability
  • planning and directing daily operations
  • leading and managing the activities of policy development and strategic planning staff
  • representing the enterprise or organisation in negotiations, and at conventions, seminars, public hearings and forums
  • establishing and managing budgets, controlling expenditure and ensuring the efficient use of resources
  • consulting with managers of other departments and with representatives of clients
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

Policy and planning manager
Strategic planning manager
Corporate planning manager

Specific Occupations: 

Policy and planning manager

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore