About SPEC Employment Agency

SPEC was founded by Singapore Human Resources Institute (SHRI) in May 2000.

Launched in the aftermath of the Asian Financial Crisis in 1997 and 1998, SPEC helped Singaporean professionals and executives who were retrenched. SPEC to look for jobs and also helped those whose jobs were affected by the severe acute respiratory syndrome (Sars) scare in 2003 and the rapid restructuring of the economy.

SPEC strives to create a “harbour of lives and opportunities” for Singapore’s professionals, managers, executives, businessmen and self-employed (PMEBS). A new economy co-operative, SPEC aims to be a dynamic and efficient source of help for its members to thrive and seek gainful employment.

SPEC’s vision is to achieve connectivity with its members, thus enhancing and enriching social capital in Singapore for the progress and prosperity of their family and workplace. Our co-operative values are based on self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, solidarity, and ethical values of honesty, openness, social responsibility and caring of others.

Looking ahead, SPEC helps to ensure that Singapore’s professionals and executives in its fold can find comfort and support not just during times of uncertainty, but also to meet the challenges of the new economy.

“SPEC’s mission is to empower individual PMETs to achieve success in their industry and personal career paths.”



Our Programmes

PCP-HR : Professional Conversion Programme for Umemployed PMETs/non-PMETs including mid career switchers

Place and Train: Grants for newly hired PMETs with less than 3 months service in companies

Call us at 8031 8318 or email [email protected]
















Join SPEC’s Talent Pool

Working closely with an extensive network of business and professional partners, we are able to reach out to large pools of talented individuals with the needed skill sets, qualifications and experience from diverse industries. More so, we can customise recruitment requirements in accordance to the company-specific needs or special needs of the industry of our clients. Our priority is to assist and enable clients in selecting suitable candidates through our network of strategic partners. We have extensive talent pools and databases to tap on.

Drop us your CV

Our dynamic team of strategic partners, with their extensive search and recruitment know-how in Singapore, can effectively help clients match the best candidate for a job. Essentially, our Employment agency is a convenient, one-stop contact point that supports clients in the search for human capital and talents.

Drop us your CV at [email protected]

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SPEC’s Unique Services

To strive for connectivity with its members towards enhancing and enriching social capital which is vital for the progress and prosperity of their families, workplace and country.

Human Resource is an important asset in every organisation. You would need them to lead, inspire employees and consult you on human capital solutions that will elevate your employees performance. We are able to use Human Capital Profiling tools to profile the applicant before hiring.

  • SPEC Membership
  • Recruitment & Outplacement Services
  • PMETs retrenchement & employability counselling
  • Talent Acquisition & Management
  • Portable Group Medical Insurance
  • Human Capital Profiling Tools (C-VAT)

SPEC – EA License No: 16C8027

UEN No: T00CS0232K