Established in 1995, the Hong Kong Arts Development Council (HKADC) is a statutory body set up by the Government to support the broad development of the arts in Hong Kong. Its major roles include grant allocation, policy and planning, advocacy, promotion and development, and programme planning.

Established in 1995, the Hong Kong Arts Development Council (HKADC) is a statutory body set up by the Government to support the broad development of the arts in Hong Kong. Its major roles include grant allocation, policy and planning, advocacy, promotion and development, and programme planning.

Programme Manager(s) (Two-year contract post)

Job level Senior
Work exp 5 Years To 15 Years or above
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Quarry Bay
Employment type Contract
Industry Government / Civil Services / Public Sector
Job function Government / Social Service > Community Services / Non-profit Organisations
Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - Events Management
Health / Fitness / Beauty Care / Recreation > Sports / Fitness / Recreation
Published On 19/10/2016
ref. PM-1622-SC

The Hong Kong Arts Development Council (“HKADC”) is organising an arts project which brings together home-grown artists with worldwide recognition in various art forms, and introduces them to Hong Kong citizens in the second half of 2017. The project will present a fine collection of works which have been selected to showcase in signature international arts events since 2015. By providing professional settings and full support, HKADC enables these aspiring artists to engage the Hong Kong community, educate and inspire the audiences and bring the best out of their artistic talent.

We are looking for Manager(s) to execute the project. The manager will be responsible for planning, execution and publicity of all performances, educational and community events in the arts festival.  He/she is also required to manage project budget, prepare periodic financial reports and liaise and coordinate with different artists, arts groups and stakeholders.  

Requirements:

  • University degree holder with minimum 5 years’ supervisory experience in project or festival management, preferably in the arts sector.
  • Possession of performance arts production or visual arts / media arts exhibition coordination experience will be a strong advantage.
  • Must be able to work independently and in a small team to accomplish assigned tasks.
  • Possess excellent project management and inter-personal skills with good command of English, Chinese and Putonghua.

The appointee will be offered a temporary contract for 2 years. Salary offered will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Interested parties, please send your detailed CV, stating salary history for past 5 years and expected salary, and indicating earliest available date, to Human Resources Department, 10/F, 1063 King’s Road, Quarry Bay,  Hong Kong, quoting reference code on envelope, no later than 24 October 2016.

Applicants not invited for interview within 16 weeks from the closing date for application may assume that their applications are unsuccessful.  Personal data collected will be treated in strictest confidence and will only be used for recruitment purposes. HKADC reserves the right to consider late applications and not to make appointment for the post advertised.  We do not accept applications through e-mail or fax.

HKADC is an Equal Opportunities Employer