The Independent Schools Foundation Academy (The ISF Academy) has a deep commitment to Hong Kong, inspiring Pre-Primary to Grade 12 learners to act as empowered global stewards, since our establishment in 2003. As an internationally accredited private independent school, our unique student-focused academic...

The Independent Schools Foundation Academy (The ISF Academy) has a deep commitment to Hong Kong, inspiring Pre-Primary to Grade 12 learners to act as empowered global stewards, since our establishment in 2003. As an internationally accredited private independent school, our unique student-focused academic curriculum and experiential learning programs are deeply rooted in Chinese culture, combined with a truly bi-lingual and intercultural learning environment. The school currently has around 2000 students and 400 employees.

 

We are now seeking an energetic, qualified, and experienced candidate to fill the following position:

Chinese Editor (Ref: C&C/M/20191224_isf)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Pokfulam
Employment type Full Time
Benefits Education subsidies, Insurance plan, Medical plan, Transportation allowance
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Others
Media / Advertising > Editorial / Journalism
Media / Advertising > Translation
Published On 03/03/2020
Tags
ref. C&C/M/20200303_isf

Job Responsibilities:

  • Report to the Director of Operations / Head of Communications and Community in formulating and executing the communications strategy for ISF, e.g. community engagement, events, media and branding
  • Proof-read, edit, write and/or translate (from English to Chinese) school publications including weekly circulars, handbooks, school profile, newsletters, school websites, social medias and school notices etc.
  • Manage and update the Chinese contents on school website and social medias
  • Liaise with internal counterparts as well as academic Chinese sectors in Shuyuan, Secondary, Primary and Pre-school.
  • Support simultaneous translation from English into Mandarin in school events, conferences and parents meetings.

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree in Chinese Language and Literature, Translation or related disciplines
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in Chinese translation and editing, preferably in the education sector
  • Strong academic background in Chinese studies and culture
  • High proficiency in both Chinese (Mandarin) and English;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Chinese (including Mandarin); good command in written and spoken English
  • A self-motivated team player and can work independently
  • Meticulous, detailed-oriented, with high initiative

 

The ISF Foundation, Academy & Pre-School are committed to ensuring safety and well-being of our students. We hold high standards of recruitment practices with the attention to child safeguarding. All applicants to us must be willing to undergo background checks and child protection screening.

 

Free Shuttle Bus travelling to and from The ISF Academy will be provided:

Route: North Point > Admiralty Centre > Causeway Bay > Aberdeen > The ISF Academy

 

Application Deadline: 31 March 2020

 

Remuneration will commensurate with qualifications and experience. We will offer an attractive benefits package including medical, life, professional development & continuing education and transportation to the right candidate. Please submit your application by completing the Application Form, Reference Check Statement which could be downloaded from our website: www.isf.edu.hk together with full Curriculum Vitae and Covering Letter. Please quote with our “Ref: no.” by clicking  

 

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