Assistant Officer (Ref. 17040504-E)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 3 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Administration > Others
Administration > Clerical / Admin / Operation
Administration > Personal Assistant / Executive Assistant
Published On 05/04/2017

DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING

Assistant Officer (Ref. 17040504-E)

Duties

The appointee will be required to:

(a)  provide administrative support to the Research Postgraduate Programmes, including making offers, subject registration, updating student records, inputting award requirements, updating supervisor information, arranging oral examinations and collecting approved theses;

(b)  provide administrative support to the Departmental Research Committee;

(c)  provide administrative support to research grant applications;

(d)  handle enquiries from staff members and research students;

(e)  handle information flow and maintain an effective record system; and

(f)  perform any other duties as assigned by the Head of Department or his/her delegates.

Qualifications

Applicants should have:

(a)  a recognised degree, preferably with three years’ relevant working experience gained from tertiary education institutions;

(b)  a good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese, with fluency in Putonghua being an advantage;

(c)  good computer literacy, including MS Office and Chinese word processing; and

(d)  good communication and interpersonal skills.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to sit for a written language proficiency test.

Remuneration and Conditions of Service
 
A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered.  Initial appointment will be on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract.  Re-engagement thereafter is subject to mutual agreement.  Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application. 

Application

Please submit application form via email to hrstaff@polyu.edu.hk; by fax at 2764 3374; in person to Human Resources Office, 13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon; or by mail to the above address.  If you would like to provide a separate curriculum vitae, please still complete the application form which will help speed up the recruitment process.  Application forms can be obtained via the above channels or downloaded from http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job/en/guide_forms/forms.phpThe closing date for application is Wednesday, 26 April 2017.  Applicants who are not invited to an interview within two months of the closing date should consider their applications unsuccessful.  Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at http://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/job/en/guide_forms/pics.php.