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by skkamandy
Wed, 18 Jul 2012 10:53 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Difficulty with recruitment agencies
Replies: 20
Views: 18601

Hi steeveendee, I have been looking for IT Development manager or technical business analyst position in SG since early 2011. Honestly I feel it is very difficult now. I wonder if traveling to Singapore can help . Unfortunately, I miss a chance around 7-8 years ago to relocate to SG because of salar...
by skkamandy
Thu, 01 Mar 2012 10:23 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Jobs in Singapore
Replies: 184
Views: 352835

Re: Thanks

They'll hire anybody... but what recommends you? You've got no network, no history. You are a CV... and unless it is spectacular... well... why you instead of the guy that can come in tomorrow morning for an interview? Thank you. So the companies will consider ppl who have worked in well-known comp...
by skkamandy
Wed, 29 Feb 2012 11:30 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Jobs in Singapore
Replies: 184
Views: 352835

Re: Thanks

Thanks for reply eagle. Agreed, for sure experience is a primary prerequisite, though my question was assuming different candidates have comparable experience would educational level make any difference with regards to the package offered and employment opportunities in Singapore? In Australia it d...
by skkamandy
Mon, 20 Feb 2012 12:14 am
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Need help..
Replies: 32
Views: 10752

Re: Need help..

Hi guys, I am new to singapore moved in 2 months ago. Ever since I moved i have been looking out for jobs, I have an MBA in finance and also have 4 yrs experience in equity research. I have been unable to find a job, though singapore is considered to be a financial hub. Most of the ads i see need m...
by skkamandy
Sun, 12 Feb 2012 12:26 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Accenture Consulting Singapore
Replies: 33
Views: 30094

Re: Accenture Consulting

FaeLLe - For email, same as my id here. It is a gmail account. Send me a note with your profile and we can go from there. Anyone else here on the board that can share their experience working with ACN Singapore. Looking for any guidelines on compensation or benefits that can be expected at Manager ...
by skkamandy
Mon, 06 Feb 2012 11:21 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Average salaries in Singapore
Replies: 599
Views: 1235776

Over 15 years of IT working experience and 8 years in project management + PMP + Oracle + Java Cert. + CFA Pending Charter +MNC stakeholders management.

To me, it is already too much for a banking IT job with 8K. I wonder if they are "reserved" for local ppl only.
by skkamandy
Mon, 06 Feb 2012 10:52 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Do you have my chance in Singapore?
Replies: 9
Views: 5327

Re: Do you have my chance in Singapore?

I have the same wish. I love SG. On the contrary, I believe I am too old ~ 37. Hello Everybody. I would like to live in Singapore, but i don't know exactly if i have my chance there, because of my lack of experience. That's why i need your opinion about this. If your put your CV in here one more tim...
by skkamandy
Wed, 25 Jan 2012 11:54 am
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR has been APPROVED!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 4961

Really a big gift! Kindly share your experience with us.
I am really looking for chance to get PR.
by skkamandy
Thu, 12 Jan 2012 11:28 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: LPR Rejected
Replies: 3
Views: 4943

Re: LPR Rejected

I don't know if I am lucky or unlucky. Just before I pay for the submission fee, I was told that the LPR has been suspended. I am a Chinese and I have been working in the IT industry for 15+ years and now working in a bank as system development manager. I have Master Degree in computer science, a fe...
by skkamandy
Wed, 16 Feb 2011 2:26 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: EP-Approval Letter
Replies: 11
Views: 6244

Re: EP-Approval Letter

Hi, May I know if u have found a job first then the EP or apply the EP first then find a job? Thank A quick qn to those who would know better- I have an in principle approval for EP from MOM. i am told i can start working with this letter. Is it so for sure, or should I wait till i collect my WP aft...
by skkamandy
Wed, 09 Feb 2011 1:25 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: Applying for PEP from overseas
Replies: 4
Views: 5167

It seems that foreigners are difficult to apply then if they have NO local contact, right, even though they fulfill the requirement? Personalised Employment Pass - Before you apply Eligibility Foreigners who wish to work in Singapore may be eligible for the Personalised Employment Pass if they are: ...
by skkamandy
Wed, 09 Feb 2011 9:55 am
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: LPR query
Replies: 11
Views: 6110

My fault. I lose the other one and I get no way to remove it after I realize the duplication.
Mad Scientist wrote:
skkamandy wrote:Hi,

Could someone advise which should one apply first, a) LPR or b) PEP or c) Job? :roll:
Get a job will you !! Please do not post in multiple threads the mods frowned on that ?
by skkamandy
Mon, 07 Feb 2011 5:49 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: LPR query
Replies: 11
Views: 6110

Hi, Could someone advise which should one apply first, a) LPR or b) PEP or c) Job? :roll: Thank, Hi ay, Other than LPR application, any other potential entry schemes are you considering, say PEP or P1 etc? I come from HK. Thx, sk Ragavendran, Have you recently submitted a LPR application? I've prepa...
by skkamandy
Mon, 07 Feb 2011 4:45 pm
Forum: Relocating, Moving to Singapore
Topic: Got job offer in Singapore - Need some info
Replies: 28
Views: 11703

Re: Got job offer in Singapore - Need some info

U r really great. I am looking for job in SG. I still wonder if I a) should apply myself PEP first (foreigner over SGD 7000) or b) should find job first or c) should apply for in-principle LPR? PS: I would like to come with my wife. Hello All, I have got a job offer of monthly salary SGD 6800$ Compa...
by skkamandy
Sat, 05 Feb 2011 11:27 am
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: LPR query
Replies: 11
Views: 6110

Hi ay, Other than LPR application, any other potential entry schemes are you considering, say PEP or P1 etc? I come from HK. Thx, sk Ragavendran, Have you recently submitted a LPR application? I've prepared one but have held off submitting the app as I evaluate other potential entry schemes. Questio...

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