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)
|Work exp||Minimum 8 Years|
|Language||Chinese - Cantonese, English|
|Employment type||Full Time|
|Industry||Education / Training|
Marketing / Public Relations > Marketing - Communications
Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - Media / Investor Relations
Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - Crisis Management
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.