Administrative Officer (Subject Officer for Benchmarking and External Engagement) (PR103/16-17)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 7 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Others
Administration > Administration / Operation Manager
Education / Training > Training & Development
Published On 06/10/2016
GRADUATE SCHOOL

The Graduate School (GS) of Hong Kong Baptist University is looking for a seasoned professional to join the energetic and dynamic team to assist the University in its exciting and ambitious developments in the areas of postgraduate education and research grants and contracts management.

Reporting to the Senior Assistant Academic Registrar, the incumbent will (a) assume the overall responsibilities for coordinating studies related to postgraduate education, international education and Transnational Education (TNE), and research scenarios, etc; (b) assist in liaising with various partners and provide views on new partnership formation related to GS responsibilities, including working with different stakeholders to identify and trouble-shoot issues, and review contracts and agreements; (c) gate-keep and review information and style for major GS messages in any formats, and assist in building up the capacity of colleagues in communication; (d) assist in various new initiatives, including preparing discussion papers and minutes, and following up on any resolutions as required; and (e) undertake any other duties as assigned by supervisors.

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree from a recognised university, preferably with higher degree or other professional qualifications, and have a minimum of seven years of relevant work experience. They should be a team-player, self-motivated, have good knowledge of and vast experience in the higher education sector, excellent command of spoken and written English and Chinese (including Putonghua), and experience of serving high level committees. Legal knowledge or experience in reviewing contracts is required, so are good interpersonal skills and capacity for change and stakeholder engagement. Occasional travel will be required.

Application Procedure:
Applicants are invited to write in response to the requirements and provide an updated curriculum vitae and/or fill in the application form which is obtainable (a) by downloading from http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/applicationforms; or (b) by fax at 3411-7799; or (c) in person from the Personnel Office, Hong Kong Baptist University, AAB903, Level 9, Academic and Administration Building, 15 Baptist University Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon. Completed application form should be sent to the same address. Please quote PR number on all correspondence. Applicants not invited for interview 4 months 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 posts advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 22 October 2016