About The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Remarkable Careers
Founded in 1884, The Hong Kong Jockey Club is a world-class racing club that acts continuously for the betterment of our society. The Club has a unique integrated business model, comprising racing and racecourse entertainment, a membership club, responsible sports wagering and lottery, and charities and community contribution. Through this model, the Club generates economic and social value for the community and supports the Government in combatting illegal gambling. In 2016/17, the Club's total direct return to the community was HK$30.5 billion. It is Hong Kong's largest single taxpayer, one of the city's major employers and one of the world's top ten charity donors. The Club is always "riding high together for a better future" with the people of Hong Kong.
香港賽馬會(「馬會」)成立於1884年,是致力建設更美好社會的世界級賽馬機構。馬會透過其結合賽馬及馬場娛樂、會員會所、有節制體育博彩及獎券,以及慈善及社區貢獻的獨特綜合營運模式,創造經濟及社會價值,並協助政府打擊非法賭博。2016/17年度,馬會直接回饋香港社會305億港元。馬會是全港最大的單一納稅機構,也是香港主要僱主之一,同時位列全球十大慈善捐助機構。馬會將繼續與香港市民「同心同步同進 共創更好未來」。

Assistant Community Relations Manager

Community Relations (CR) is a newly-created department within the Club. Its key functions are to strategise and implement engagement plans with key stakeholders of the community. CR also formulates strategies and devise action plans to help manage district affairs and ad hoc issues of the Club; and delivers volunteers’ service across different sectors of the community.


The Job
You will :

  • cultivate and build a network of relationship with various district-based organizations, and keep contact with them with a view to enlisting their continued support of the Club’s and the Charities Trust’s proposed projects and/or programmes
  • monitor noteworthy developments in districts and collect community feedback of issues relating to the Club and the Charities Trust
  • help establish and serve District Liaison Group to strengthen the engagement and mutual communication with prominent stakeholders at district level
  • conduct research on issues relevant to the Club and the Charities Trust and set up a community database
  • prepare annual budget and undertake resource management duties as needed
  • work with other departments within the Club, and to provide community input with a view to facilitating their planning and implementation of district-based projects and/or programmes
  • perform other duties assigned by supervisors

Candidates with less experience will be considered as Senior Community Relations Officer.

About You
You should have:

  • a recognized university degree in public administration, public/social policy, social/political science, translations, communications or related discipline and relevant qualifications and solid (at least 8 years) experience in cultivating and maintaining community relationships;
  • good knowledge of districts profile in Hong Kong and the various key stakeholders concerned;
  • proven record of collaboration with local organizations at district level, such as government departments, District Councils, Rural Committees, political parties and pressure groups;
  • experience in project management and execution of community programmes for different target groups;
  • self-confidence with strong communication and interpersonal skills, pleasant personality and interest in meeting people;
  • sensitive to social and political dynamics in districts;
  • resources management experience; able to work under pressure; and
  • high level of proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese


Terms of Employment
The level of appointment will be commensurate with qualification and experience.  A contract employment will be offered to the successful candidate. Contract renewal will be subject to mutual agreement between the Club and the individual.


How to Apply

Please send your resume, complete with expected salary and job reference to:

Email:   recruit2@hkjc.org.hk

Fax:      2576-1987

Mail:     The Human Resources Department
             The Hong Kong Jockey Club
1 Sports Road, Happy Valley
             Hong Kong

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