1223-Research and Development Managers

Job Title: 

Research and Development Managers

Job Description: 

Research and development managers plan, direct and coordinate the research and development activities of an enterprise or organisation or of enterprises that provide related services to other enterprises and organisations.


Tasks include:

  • planning, directing and coordinating research and development activities, in-house or commissioned from external research organisations, to develop new or improved technical processes, products or utilisation of materials
  • planning the overall research and development programme of an enterprise or organisation, specifying goals and budgetary requirements
  • leading and managing the activities of research and development staff
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

Research and development manager

Specific Occupations: 

Research and development manager

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

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