The Education University of Hong Kong is a publicly funded tertiary institution offering a full 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.
The University invites applications for the following post:
Executive Officer II
Office of the Vice President (Academic)
The appointee will be responsible for a wide range of administrative duties under the purview of the Vice President (Academic). He/She will provide secretarial and executive support to Committees and Working Groups, monitor budgets, compile statistical data and information, and prepare papers/reports/letters/speech/presentation materials. Other duties include providing administrative support to the Assistant Registrar of the Office of the Vice President (Academic) in the daily management of the Office, discreet handling of confidential documents and other work related duties as assigned. Being a core team member in the Office, the appointee is expected to work closely with various academic units and administrative offices in discharging the responsibilities.
Applicants should have a recognized university degree with several years of post-qualification working experience at the executive level in tertiary institutions. Strong interpersonal, writing and administrative skills are essential. They should be highly proficient in both English and Chinese (including Cantonese and Putonghua), a good team leader, attentive to details, highly self-motivated and able to work under pressure; and have strong communication and organization skills.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract. Fringe benefits include contract-end gratuity, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or by fax to (852) 2948 6005 or by post to the above address on or before 3 March 2017. 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. Since the incumbent may engage in work relating to students in schools, prospective employee(s) may be requested to undergo Sexual Conviction Record Check operated by the Hong Kong Police Force.
Further information about the University is available at http://www.eduhk.hk.
EdUHK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.