Assistant Director (Undergraduate Student Development and Career Services) (Job ID: 7509)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 10 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language English
Clearwater Bay
Employment type Full Time
Benefits Dental plan, Gratuity, Medical plan
Industry Education / Training
Job function Administration > Administration / Operation Manager
Education / Training > Management - Schools / University / Vocational
Published On 20/05/2022

Job Title:          Assistant Director (Undergraduate Student Development and Career Services)
Department:     School of Business and Management
Job ID:              7509

Job Posting Details

Reporting to the Associate Dean (UG Programs) of the School of Business and Management, the appointee will assist the Associate Dean to lead a team of 7 staff members in planning and executing programs and student services pertaining to student development, career counselling, and job placement. Our student development programs aim to develop our students into all-rounded graduates with emphasis on leadership, ethics, communication skills, and results-driven mindset. Programs include corporate projects and social responsibilities, business competitions, Business Cohort Community, workshops and guest speaker series, company visits, internship, career advising and placement services. In addition, the appointee is responsible for building and maintaining relationships with the Career Development Advisory Committee, companies and industries to enhance job opportunities and broaden our students’ horizon and work preparedness.

Applicants should possess a bachelor’s degree with at least 10 years of post-qualification work experience; ability to think strategically and drive a wide range of programs and activities; self-initiation and team spirit, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and a genuine interest in developing and working with students and companies. Working outside normal office hours and overseas travel may be required. (Duration: 2 years, renewable)

(Applicants who have applied earlier to the same position need not re-apply.)

Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits including annual leave, medical and dental benefits will be provided. A gratuity will be payable upon successful completion of contract.

Application Procedure
In support of a green work environment, we accept applications submitted online only. To apply, please complete an online application form through the HKUST Careers website ( and return it online to the Human Resources Office on or before Friday, 3 June 2022. Applicants will receive an acknowledgement by email upon successful submission. We thank applicants for their interest, but advise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified of the result of the application.

(Information provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes only.)


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