Project management - Salary.sg Forums
Salary.sg Forums  

Go Back   Salary.sg Forums > The Salary.sg Discussion Forums: > Income and Jobs

Income and Jobs Discuss jobs, career options and of course salaries




Project management

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 15-10-2019, 08:40 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2019
Posts: 1
timb4455 is on a distinguished road
Default Project management

Hi there.

I'm currently studying at a university in a Scandinavian country. In a few years time, I will have completed both my bachelor's and master's degrees. My wife is Malaysian so we would like to relocate to Singapore since it will be very close to her home.

I am thinking about how to best approach this relocation. My plan is to work as a project manager. I'm pretty sure it will be quite difficult to land an entry-level job in Singapore from overseas, so I may need to work for a year or so to acquire some experience.

So far I have the following potential scenarios:

- Graduate and apply to a company in SG directly, get lucky
- Graduate and work here in this country for a little while, and then apply
- Graduate and work for a company here that has an office in SG, and then internally transfer

What do you guys think would increase my chances of getting a better salary? I'm in doubt about the first scenario as I'm fairly sure that even if I land an offer, that it will be pretty low. The second and third scenarios are probably more realistic and beneficial; however, on a personal note, my wife and myself despise living here (guess the grass is always greener on the other side, right?). The weather and the way of life just don't jive with us, so we'd like to get away as soon as possible.

So I'm not sure what direction to take. Do you guys have any input?

Best regards,

Timb4455


Last edited by timb4455; 15-10-2019 at 08:42 PM.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

« Previous Thread | Next Thread »
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Technical Project Management at Shopee flawless94 Income and Jobs 1 06-09-2019 12:32 PM
Prospects of a Building and Project Management degree? RhymeHoneybee Education and Personal Growth 0 18-02-2018 10:22 PM
What to expect a career in building and project management? Stressfullsociety Income and Jobs 11 18-02-2018 09:41 PM
Is it good for juniors to start project management? tchen003 Income and Jobs 11 28-04-2016 05:03 PM
Project management sky Income and Jobs 0 05-08-2012 06:00 PM

» 30 Recent Threads
Summer Internships 2020 ( 1 2 3)
21 Replies, 770 Views
Lawyer Salary ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
4,999 Replies, 2,188,316 Views
Job offer from Apple ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
414 Replies, 71,131 Views
Compare civil service salary ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
9,141 Replies, 5,285,242 Views
Career as Teacher ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
2,426 Replies, 1,481,501 Views
Local Uni Class of 2020 - COVID19... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
46 Replies, 5,409 Views
MAS : Mid Career Professionals ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
122 Replies, 95,138 Views
Anyone jobless for a long time... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
2,699 Replies, 1,013,943 Views
Civil Service Performance Bonus ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,578 Replies, 1,224,454 Views
MINDEF DXO (All FAQ on it) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
2,978 Replies, 1,800,846 Views
Chevron COBRA assesment, please... ( 1 2)
18 Replies, 48,850 Views
Marsh Graduate Development Program ( 1 2)
15 Replies, 1,268 Views
How much are you earning per annum? ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
11,868 Replies, 3,647,181 Views
SPF (Direct-Entry Inspector) ( 1 2)
11 Replies, 1,843 Views
OCBC Graduate Talent Programme... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
251 Replies, 75,423 Views
Constituency Manager (People... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
854 Replies, 429,622 Views
Fresh Grad from local U cant find... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
40 Replies, 4,053 Views
Job Application with MOE... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
203 Replies, 197,226 Views
Q: Big4 - Yearly salary increment ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
878 Replies, 716,811 Views
What are your Job benefits ( 1 2)
14 Replies, 6,924 Views
What course should I undertake?
8 Replies, 3,104 Views
Life as a ICA Senior Officer ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
103 Replies, 121,144 Views
Big 4 firm rescind offers ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
54 Replies, 12,763 Views
Our Poll Results: 45% Fresh... ( 1 2 3)
29 Replies, 15,876 Views
What is the usual salary for...
4 Replies, 1,934 Views
Q: Management Associate at SGX ( 1 2)
16 Replies, 6,226 Views
Insurance Management Associate... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
30 Replies, 12,251 Views
Career at Keppel
3 Replies, 354 Views
DBS Graduate Associate Program ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
663 Replies, 325,870 Views
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2



All times are GMT +8. The time now is 06:25 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2