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.

Project Coordinator (11 months)

Job level Middle
Work exp 5 Years To 10 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Quarry Bay
Employment type Contract
Benefits 5-day week, Competitive pay, Dental plan, Insurance plan, Medical plan
Industry Government / Civil Services / Public Sector
Job function Government / Social Service > Community Services / Non-profit Organisations
Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - Events Management
Others > Entertainment / Performance
Published On 21/11/2016
ref. PC-1625-SC

With dedication to plan, support and promote the development of arts, the Hong Kong Arts Development Council is organising an overseas Music Festival in London in 2017. We are looking for a Project Coordinator to be in charge of the Festival. Duties include the planning, development, publicity/promotion and execution of the Festival.  He/she will support committees and advisory groups of the Festival, and liaise with strategic partners, including participating artists and arts groups, both local and overseas.

Requirements:

  • University graduate or equivalent with minimum 5 years’ solid experience in event / festival management, preferably in the arts or cultural sector
  • Must be able to work independently and accomplish assigned tasks on schedule
  • Self motivated, well-organised, excellent project management and inter-personal skills
  • Excellent written and spoken English and Chinese
  • Knowledge in Music is preferred
  • Experienced in overseas touring will be an advantage

The appointee will be offered a temporary contract for 11 months. 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 25 November 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