Officer / Assistant Officer (Environment and Sustainability - Communication) (PR369/17-18)

Hong Kong (HK)
09 May 2018
End of advertisement period
19 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time


Officer / Assistant Officer (Environment and Sustainability - Communication) (PR369/17-18)

Hong Kong Baptist University is embarking on a strategic direction of developing the University towards a sustainable low-carbon campus. The appointee will assist the Environmental Health and Safety Section of the Estates Office in executing different environmental programmes for the strategic development and sustainability initiatives. He/She will assist in promoting the Campus Sustainability Guide, Campus Environmental Sustainability Index and other programmes by engaging internal and external stakeholders through different communication channels and social media platforms. He/She will also participate in maintaining and expanding green voluntary network for outreaching the general community, exploring partnership opportunities for green community projects, conducting carbon audit and reducing the carbon footprint.

Applicants should have a Bachelor's degree, preferably in the field of Environmental Science, Marketing, Communications or related disciplines, with at least three years of relevant post-qualification experience. Strong communication and interpersonal skills and experience in building relationship with key community stakeholders are highly desirable. Ability to plan, organise, and execute is essential. Demonstrated ability in liaising with internal clients such as student bodies and academic departments and external organisations including government is an advantage. Applicants with less qualification and experience will be considered for the post of Assistant Officer. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to sit for a written test.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of two years. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk). Applicants not invited for interview 8 weeks after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. Details of the University's Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/pics.

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 19 May 2018