THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Executive Officer in the School of Public Health

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
05 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
27 Jul 2018
Ref
201800993
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Executive Officer in the School of Public Health (Ref.: ­­­­201800993) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree in language studies, health sciences, business administration, or relevant disciplines, preferably a Master's degree, with at least 3 years' relevant executive experience in tertiary institutions. They should have an excellent command of written and spoken English (with an overall band score of 7.5 or above in IELTS or equivalent) and Chinese; exceptional organizational skills; and proficiency in IT.  They should demonstrate the capacity for independent action; be ready for performing diversified duties; and be able to work well under pressure and tight deadlines.  The appointee is expected to provide executive support to senior administrators on a wide spectrum of tasks which include, but are not limited to, quality assurance and accreditation of academic programmes, liaison with internal and external stakeholders, event coordination and management, committee support, student support services, programme administration, and special projects as assigned. He/She may be required to work outside normal office hours and on weekends occasionally. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview and/or written test. Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to sphhr@hku.hk.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefit.

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to sphhr@hku.hk.  Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc.  Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/.  Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until July 27, 2018, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.