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Civilian Generalist Careers - Home Affairs Senior Executive (HASE)

For civilian generalists, the Home Team offers a breadth and depth of opportunities you won't find anywhere else. Do meaningful work alongside our uniformed and specialist colleagues to ensure the safety and security of Singapore.

As a Home Affairs Senior Executive (HASE) officer, you'll put in place the policies and systems that keep Singapore secure. Regular postings to various portfolios across the Home Team allow you to gain exposure and develop cross-cutting knowledge and skills. As you progress, you can choose to deepen your specialisation in your areas of interest.

The wide exposure and professional development opportunities of a HASE career enable you to keep learning and growing. If you have the drive and the passion, there's no limit to what you can achieve.

Be a part of the action and make a difference today.


One Home Team, many opportunities to make a difference. Explore the roles you can take on as a HASE officer in MHA.


Build relationships with internal and media stakeholders to ensure trust in the Home Team and support for our work to keep Singapore safe and secure.

Community Engagement

Build relationships with the community to inspire trust and confidence in the Home Team, and to engage and retain our volunteers.

Corporate Administration

Provide administrative and logistical support for MHA, including managing fixed assets and official gifts, ensuring a robust knowledge management process and streamlining administrative processes.


Manage MHA’s finance requirements to support the Ministry in short and long term operating and development requirements. Help improve our financial operations and resource utilisation.

Human Resource

Make the Home Team an employer of choice and help build a competent workforce to ensure that the Home Team is operationally ready and prepared to manage security challenges.

International Relations

Safeguard and advance Singapore's homeland safety and security interests in the international arena. Build our capacity through international partnerships and build regional capabilities to make our region safer.


Play a key role in MHA’s operational readiness during emergencies and peacetime operations. Work on supply chain and transport projects, and develop and review logistics doctrines and policies.

Policy Planning

Formulate policy and legislation that support national security imperatives to ensure the safety and security of Singapore.

Operations Planning

Be responsible for Ministry-level operational policies, plans and strategies in law and order, public safety and security. You'll also provide close support to ground operations in meeting our overall mission.


Provide quantitative and qualitative research to support MHA's policy formulation and operation reviews. Support decision making with behavioural insights and data analytics, and help develop a research community within MHA.

Risk Management and System-Based Risk Reviews

Provide our departments and divisions with overarching risk management review and audit policies and governance frameworks. Conduct system-based risk reviews and audits for performance risk.


Ensure that MHA's internal controls, risk management and corporate governance are effective. Help improve our governance, risk management, compliance and cost management practices.

Strategic Planning

Ensure that strategic planning, innovation and performance management processes are aligned with MHA’s key priorities. Identify ways to enhance the Home Team's effectiveness.


Work closely with the Home Team Science and Technology Agency (HTX) on the best ways to use technology to support our operations. Develop and oversee MHA’s use of data and ICT systems.


Help ensure that our Home Team officers are well equipped to perform their roles, both now and in the future. Identify training needs, develop policies, curate and run training programmes, and build training partnerships.


As a HASE officer, you will receive competitive remuneration and a wide range of service benefits and perks.

Leave & Medical

Vacation leave of 18 days
(21 days after 10 years of service)


Medical leave of 14 days or 60 days with hospitalisation


Study leave of 12 days (subject to approval)


Childcare leave


Parent-care leave


Leave for volunteering


Subsidised medical and dental care


Marriage/Child birth benefits


Eligibility for HomeTeam NS membership


Use of local and overseas holiday bungalows & chalets

Your Career Journey

Through regular postings, you will have the opportunity to be rotated to different roles and Home Team departments, including:

  • Ministry of Home Affairs Headquarters
  • Singapore Police Force
  • Internal Security Department
  • Singapore Civil Defence Force
  • Immigration & Checkpoints Authority
  • Singapore Prison Service
  • Central Narcotics Bureau
  • Home Team Academy
  • Home Team Science and Technology Agency
  • Gambling Regulatory Authority
  • Yellow Ribbon Singapore

With each posting comes new responsibilities and challenges that will broaden your horizons and help you develop both personally and professionally.

To help you grow in your job, you will also be given specialised training and professional development opportunities.

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How to Apply

Learn about the job application process for MHA civilian careers and what to expect at each stage.

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We're Hiring

At MHA, you have many opportunities to make a difference. Check out our current job openings and apply via Careers@Gov.