Assistant Communications Manager (Ref: 2200579)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 8 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Tai Po
Employment type Contract
Benefits Dental plan, Gratuity, Medical plan
Industry Education / Training
Job function Marketing / Public Relations > Marketing - Communications
Marketing / Public Relations > Marketing - Corporate Communications
Published On 01/07/2022
ref. 2200579

(holding a substantive rank of Senior Communications Officer)

Communications Office 

The appointee will provide support for the execution of media communications strategies of the University in line with its strategic goals and objectives. He/she will assist in enhancing the University’s reputation and visibility through proactive media communications, which may involve story pitching, lining up of press interviews and issues/crisis management; maintaining good rapport with the local media; and organising activities or events to engage stakeholders and promote the University’s image. The appointment will be for a period of 3 years with the possibility of renewal subject to mutual agreement.   

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree with at least eight years of experience in the mass media, public relations, communications and related fields. They should be a good team player with a strong sense of responsibility and self-initiative. They should also have a sharp political acumen and a good command of both written English and Chinese. Working outside normal office hours may be required if necessary. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to sit for a written test.  

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. 

The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for this post.  Applicants should complete the online application form and upload a full CV on or before 15 July 2022.  Applications which are incomplete or without the required documents may not be considered.  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 position(s) advertised.   

Further information about the University is available at http://www.eduhk.hk. 

EdUHK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.