Assistant Officer (Ref. 220627011-IE)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 3 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Hunghom
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Administration > Personal Assistant / Executive Assistant
Marketing / Public Relations > Marketing - Communications
Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - Events Management
Published On 28/06/2022

DEPARTMENT OF APPLIED MATHEMATICS
 
Assistant Officer (Ref. 220627011-IE)
 
Duties
 
The appointee will be required to:
 
(a) provide administrative and secretarial support to administrative committees and academic programmes in the Department;
 
(b) organise departmental activities, conference and seminars;
 
(c) compile departmental reports and publications;
 
(d) assist in supervising junior staff;
 
(e) liaise with other units of the University as well as external organisations including professional bodies;
 
(f) handle enquires from students, staff members and relevant stakeholders on matters related to the Department; and
 
(g) perform any other duties as assigned by the Head of the Department or his delegates.
 
The appointee will be required to work outside office hours.
 
Qualifications
 
Applicants should:
 
(a) have a recognised degree or an equivalent qualification;
 
(b) have at least three years of post-qualification administrative experience, preferably gained in education settings;
 
(c) have a good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese, with fluency in Putonghua;
 
(d) have good computer literacy;
 
(e) have good communication interpersonal, liaison and organisational skills;
 
(f) have high self-motivation and the ability to complete tasks independently; and
 
(g) be a good team player.
 
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to sit for a written test.

Conditions of Service
 
A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered.  Initial appointment will be on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract.  Re-engagement thereafter is subject to mutual agreement.
 
Application
 
Please submit an application through PolyU’s career website (https://jobs.polyu.edu.hk/general).  Consideration of applications will commence on 11 July 2022 until the position is filled.  The University’s Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at https://www.polyu.edu.hk/hro/careers/pics_for_recruitment/.
 
PolyU is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusivity.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, ethnicity, nationality, family status or physical or mental disabilities.