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Assistant Community Relations Manager

Community Relations (CR) is a newly-created department within the Club. Its key functions are to strategise and implement engagement plans with key stakeholders of the community. CR also formulates strategies and devise action plans to help manage district affairs and ad hoc issues of the Club; and delivers volunteers’ service across different sectors of the community.

 

The Job
You will :

  • cultivate and build a network of relationship with various district-based organizations, and keep contact with them with a view to enlisting their continued support of the Club’s and the Charities Trust’s proposed projects and/or programmes
  • monitor noteworthy developments in districts and collect community feedback of issues relating to the Club and the Charities Trust
  • help establish and serve District Liaison Group to strengthen the engagement and mutual communication with prominent stakeholders at district level
  • conduct research on issues relevant to the Club and the Charities Trust and set up a community database
  • prepare annual budget and undertake resource management duties as needed
  • work with other departments within the Club, and to provide community input with a view to facilitating their planning and implementation of district-based projects and/or programmes
  • perform other duties assigned by supervisors

Candidates with less experience will be considered as Senior Community Relations Officer.

About You
You should have:

  • a recognized university degree in public administration, public/social policy, social/political science, translations, communications or related discipline and relevant qualifications and solid (at least 8 years) experience in cultivating and maintaining community relationships;
  • good knowledge of districts profile in Hong Kong and the various key stakeholders concerned;
  • proven record of collaboration with local organizations at district level, such as government departments, District Councils, Rural Committees, political parties and pressure groups;
  • experience in project management and execution of community programmes for different target groups;
  • self-confidence with strong communication and interpersonal skills, pleasant personality and interest in meeting people;
  • sensitive to social and political dynamics in districts;
  • resources management experience; able to work under pressure; and
  • high level of proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese

 

Terms of Employment
The level of appointment will be commensurate with qualification and experience.  A contract employment will be offered to the successful candidate. Contract renewal will be subject to mutual agreement between the Club and the individual.

 

How to Apply

Please send your resume, complete with expected salary and job reference to:

Email:   recruit2@hkjc.org.hk

Fax:      2576-1987

Mail:     The Human Resources Department
             The Hong Kong Jockey Club
            
1 Sports Road, Happy Valley
             Hong Kong
 


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