About Hong Kong Design Centre Design helps to enhance Hong Kong’s Competitiveness & Societal Well-being. Hong Kong Design Centre (HKDC) is a non-profit organisation founded in 2001 as a strategic partner of the HKSAR Government in establishing Hong Kong as centre of design excellence in Asia. HKDC...
About Hong Kong Design Centre Design helps to enhance Hong Kong’s Competitiveness & Societal Well-being. Hong Kong Design Centre (HKDC) is a non-profit organisation founded in 2001 as a strategic partner of the HKSAR Government in establishing Hong Kong as centre of design excellence in Asia. HKDC pursues its public mission in using design and innovation to drive the value creation of business development and improve the well-being of society through the provision of diverse innovation-oriented knowledge sharing and by providing diverse exchange platforms, anchored by five major work directions: CONNECT, CELEBRATE, NURTURE, ADVANCE and ENGAGE. HKDC’s flagship programmes include: Business of Design Week (BODW) (since 2002) – Asia’s leading annual conference and event on Design, Innovation and Brands; Design for Asia Awards (DFA Awards) (since 2003) – the most recognised design awards from an Asian perspective; Design Incubation Programme (DIP) (since 2012) and Fashion Incubation Programme (FIP) (since 2016) –two-year incubation programmes to nurture future design and fashion entrepreneurs; Fashion Asia Hong Kong (FAHK) (since 2016) – a new initiative combining conversations, interactions and cultural exchanges to energise the city’s image, and positioning it as an Asian hub for fashion trade and business development; & Knowledge of Design Week (KODW) (since 2006) – an annual thematic design knowledge sharing platform on how design can solve complex challenges of our society. We now have an exciting opportunity for talent(s) to join the family.

Assistant Project Manager (2-Year Contract)

Job level Middle
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Sham Shui Po
Employment type Contract
Benefits Dental plan, 5-day week, Medical plan
Industry Charity / NGO / Non-Profit Org
Job function Design > Fashion Design
Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - Events Management
Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - General / Support
Published On 20/10/2018

Requirements:

  • University graduate with min. 5 years relevant experience;
  • Specialised in Design, Design Management or related design disciplines, ideally with a diverse sector/discipline experience;
  • Experience in design documentation and contract administration in similar design organization;
  • Strong arts & cultural project management experience;
  • Strategic thinking, with creative flair and able to connect the dots;
  • Strong communication skills with internal and external teams;
  • Experience in fashion-related event management, social innovation programme, placemaking and tourism marketing is an advantage;
  • Broad and diverse range of cultural interests;
  • Ownership, accountability and committed;
  • A good cultural fit with a passion for design and the industry;
  • An appreciation for style, and well presented;
  • Immediate availability preferred

Interested parties are invited to apply by sending your resume with full details of education, work experience, current & expected salary, contact telephone number and earliest available date to the or by clicking . HKDC reserves the right not to make appointment for the post(s) advertised. Only short-listed candidates will be notified. All information received will be kept in strict confidence for six months and data will only be used for recruitment purpose.