The Education University of Hong Kong is a publicly funded university offering a diverse range of academic programmes at doctoral, master, bachelor and postgraduate diploma levels as well as other professional development programmes to over 11,000 students, serving teachers and professionals studying...

The Education University of Hong Kong is a publicly funded university offering a diverse range of academic programmes at doctoral, master, bachelor and postgraduate diploma levels as well as other professional development programmes to over 11,000 students, serving teachers and professionals studying in education and related humanities, social sciences, and arts and culture disciplines. The University has a Graduate School and three Faculties, namely, Faculty of Education and Human Development, Faculty of Humanities, and Faculty of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, comprising altogether 16 Departments, with about 470 academic/teaching staff. It now features four University-level research centres and thirteen Faculty-level research and development centres covering various areas of expertise in Education, Humanities, Social Sciences and Liberal Arts.

The University aspires to become a leading university in the Asia Pacific region, focusing on Education and complementary disciplines, and recognised for its excellence in nurturing competent and caring professionals and the impact of scholarship. If you are excited by the prospect of contributing your expertise to the development of a leading multidisciplinary University at the heart of East Asia, we would like to hear from you.

For further details about the University, please visit its website at http://www.eduhk.hk.

Assistant Communications Manager (Holding a substantive rank of Senior Communications Officer)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 8 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, English
Location Tai Po
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Marketing / Public Relations > Marketing - Communications
Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - Media / Investor Relations
Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - Crisis Management
Published On 03/10/2016
ref. ACM/CO/1016

Communications Office

The appointee will provide support to the execution of media communications strategies of the University in line with its strategic goals and objectives. He/she will assist in enhancing the University’s reputation and visibility through proactive media communications, which may involve story pitching, lining up of press interviews and issues/crisis management; maintaining good rapport with the local media; and organising activities or events to engage stakeholders and promote the University’s image.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree, preferably with eight years of experience in the mass media, public relations, communications and related fields. They should be a good team player with a strong sense of responsibility and self-initiative. They should also have a strong sense of political acumen and a good command of both English and Chinese. Working outside normal office hours may be required if necessary. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to sit for a written test.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract. Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental benefits.

Application Forms are obtainable from (a) http://www.eduhk.hk/hro/applyfor.htm; or (b) the Human Resources Office, 3/F, Cho Kwai Chee Foundation Building, The Education University of Hong Kong, 10 Lo Ping Road, Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong. The completed Application Form, together with full CV, should be sent to the Human Resources Office by email to hro2@eduhk.hk or by fax to (852) 2948 6005 or by post to the above address on or before 17 October 2016. Please quote the reference number of the position in the application and mark “Strictly Confidential – Job Application” on the envelope. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes. For details of the Personal Information Collection Statement, please refer to http://www.eduhk.hk/jobsopp/index.php?glang=en.

 

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. Only those who are shortlisted will be contacted. The University reserves the right not to fill the positions advertised.

Further information about the University is available at http://www.eduhk.hk.

EdUHK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.