Assistant Laboratory Manager (at the rank of Clerk I/Technical Officer)/Research Laboratory Assistant (at the rank of Clerk II/Senior Laboratory Assistant)

Assistant Laboratory Manager (at the rank of Clerk I/Technical Officer)/Research Laboratory Assistant (at the rank of Clerk II/Senior Laboratory Assistant) in the Faculty of Science (Ref.: 499729) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree, with 1-2 years’ relevant work experience.  Those with work experience in higher education sector would have an advantage.  Applicants should have a good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese (including Cantonese and Putonghua); proficiency in MS Word, Excel and Powerpoint; and knowledge of website curation and management.  They should also be able to prioritize multiple tasks efficiently to meet strict deadlines with minimal supervision, and have the ability to work with multiple parties.

The appointee will work under the Laboratory for Space Research (LSR).  He/She will provide clerical and secretarial support to the LSR membership and executive in a wide range of matters including HR, finance, travel arrangements, office management, website management, and correspondence and emails; act as the main point of contact for internal and external parties; assist in meetings including preparation of meeting agenda, compiling documents for meetings and minute taking; assist in preparation of reports; and perform ad hoc and non-routine tasks as required.  The appointee will also need to travel to Mainland China.  Applicants with higher qualifications and more experience may be appointed as Assistant Laboratory Manager (at the rank of Clerk I/Technical Officer).  Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a written test and an interview.  For enquiries, please quote the relevant job reference number and e-mail to the Acting Director of LSR at quentinp@hku.hk.  Details about the LSR can be found at https://www.lsr.hku.hk/.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. 

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University’s career site (https://jobs.hku.hk) and upload a covering letter and an up-to-date C.V.  Closes April 17, 2020.

The University is an equal opportunities employer and
is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency

 
Job level Middle
Work Exp.
Education
Location Pokfulam
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Science / Lab / Research (Others)
Published On 17/03/2020