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Why come home?

Why are more overseas Singaporeans moving home? Find out in this Straits Times article with insights from our ICM, and read the stories and experiences of four different Singaporeans who have moved home.


Balik Kampung Success Stories

Coming home and starting anew can be tough. Find out how our Balik Kampung campaign helped overseas Singaporeans secure a job back home.


A guide on securing highly skilled Singaporean talent based overseas

Struggling to find the right Singaporean talent for your organisation? Expanding your search may be the answer. Read our guide to find out how our Balik Kampung campaign can help you secure the local talent you need.


Five Tips for a Successful Transition Back to Singapore

In recent years, more overseas Singaporeans are choosing to Balik Kampung (Malay for return home). Ivy Low of Robert Walters shares five tips for easing the transition, and how you may seize opportunities in the country’s vibrant tech sector.



A Look At Fellow Singaporean's Mindset on Returning Home

In this survey that we conducted with Singaporeans across the globe, we delved deeper into their minds to find out what are their thoughts of returning home amidst the pandemic. We hope that the insights gotten from this study can give all overseas Singaporeans better clarity on what excites or deters fellow Singaporeans when relocating back to the little red dot.


Balik Kampung Refer A Friend Campaign

Refer - A - Friend

Have a friend or family member who may be interested in exploring the next step in their career?

Share their contact with us, and if they get successfully placed, you'll be entitled to SGD $1,000 worth of shopping vouchers!

Find out more here.

Ivy Low - International Candidate Manager

Bringing Singaporeans home

In support of the drive for local talent from both the Singapore Government and companies, Robert Walters Singapore is leveraging our international network of offices to connect with Singaporeans overseas who may be interested in a move back home.

Balik Kampung, which means "come home", is our outreach program targeting overseas Singaporeans to share market research, insights and updates on the job market in Singapore.

As the dedicated international candidate manager for Singaporeans looking to balik kampung, please feel free to speak with me to find out more about opportunities in Singapore.

Ivy Low, International Candidate Manager, Robert Walters Singapore

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Return home to a new career

Our Balik Kampung campaign connects with overseas Singaporeans who are interested in a role back home, and if you are a young professional or a seasoned professional seeking a mid-career change, it is a great time to consider recruitment. 

Recruitment is fast-paced, exciting, incredibly rewarding and often challenging.  Our consultants work in a close-knit, team-based, meritocratic environment which rewards those who perform. 

We are looking for people-oriented individuals who possess a keen sales acumen and the tenacity to succeed. Think you have got what it takes? Why not consider a recruitment career back home with Robert Walters Singapore? Robert Walters is an award-winning business and a world-leading specialist professional recruitment consultancy.

To find out more, you can contact Ivy Low at

Stay in Touch

If you are not ready to return to Singapore yet but would like to stay in touch for the latest job market updates and opportunities in Singapore, sign up now.

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Ivy Low

International Candidate Manager

Robert Walters, Singapore 

(65) 6228 0205