Senior Project Assistant / Project Assistant
FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Hong Kong Organic Resource Centre
The Hong Kong Organic Resource Centre is the first local independent certification body of organic production in Hong Kong. The Centre is providing organic certification service and actively promoting organic movement to public through mass publicity and educational campaigns. We are seeking passionate and energetic candidates who are interested in organic and agricultural development in Hong Kong to fill the following vacancy:
Senior Project Assistant / Project Assistant (PR410/17-18)
The appointee is expected to assist the Centre Executive/Assistant Centre Executive in the execution of administrative and certification system control matters, promotional and educational activities.
He/She will be involved in promotional or educational projects for promoting organic and environment to students or the general public AND/OR be involved in interview and press materials writing, maintaining the website and online communication platform, and handling publication works.
Applicants should have a university degree in agriculture/aquaculture, biology, environmental science, journalism, communication or related disciplines, with at least three years of relevant experience in related field. Knowledge of certification, auditing, food safety and/or organic farming/fisheries will be an advantage. Those with less qualification or experience will be considered for the post of Project Assistant.
Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of one year. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.
Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
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: 16 June 2018