The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (HKFYG) was founded in 1960 and is now the city’s largest non-profit-making youth service organisation. It has a team of 1,200 capable and competent staff members and professionals who work with enthusiasm and commitment to deliver specialised and multifarious...

The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (HKFYG) was founded in 1960 and is now the city’s largest non-profit-making youth service organisation. It has a team of 1,200 capable and competent staff members and professionals who work with enthusiasm and commitment to deliver specialised and multifarious services and facilities. You are invited to join us in accompanying the young people of today as they transit into adulthood and to support and enhance the vision and mission of the HKFYG.

Development Officer / Programme Manager (Global Leadership) (The HKFYG Leadership Institute)

Job level Entry
Work exp Minimum 2 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Charity / NGO / Non-Profit Org / Social Services
Job function Administration > Clerical / Admin / Operation
Government / Social Services > Others
Human Resources > Others
Published On 22/11/2019
ref. HKFYG-20190831-857

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

The HKFYG Leadership Institute is looking for a high-calibre candidate who is positive, self-motivated, futuristic and committed to serving young people with a strong drive to strive for continual improvement and with a high level of personal integrity. The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups has grown into city’s major youth work charitable organisation and youth leadership development has been a key focus to support Hong Kong's sustainable growth with capable and devoted homegrown young leaders.

The Institute is now located at the revitalised Former Fanling Magistracy with a new lodge for accommodation. As a member of the professional team, you will be able to unleash your potential through hands-on experiences, strategic planning and a wide range of exposures with a vibrant network of partners in Hong Kong, across Mainland China and the world. Through your efforts and teamwork, you will also be able to Make Wonders with young people. Find out more at LeadershipInstitute.hk

Candidates applying for this job should be ready to learn from the tradition, to lead innovative changes and to serve selflessly for the young people in Hong Kong in the Federation. You will be amazed by the satisfaction you could gain.

We are looking for effective team members with focuses on Global Leadership

  • Responsible for planning, developing and organising signature incoming and outgoing leadership training programmes such as “Global Seminar”, “Leaders to Leaders”, “Summer School”, “Overseas Scholarship”
  • To build partnership and maintain close connections with top ranked Global Leadership Institutes, such as Salzburg Global Seminar, One Young World, Forbe 30 under 30, Global Shaper in order to provide incoming and outgoing exchange opportunities to Hong Kong young leaders
  • To engage overseas young leaders in our programmes and connect them with our young talents to make local and global impact through expanding or/and extending their initiated projects
  • To develop strategies for talent management, which build and maintain strong relationship with our young talents through online campaign, networking event, regular newsletter, and other communication collaterals

 

Entry Requirements:

Study Fields:

  • Recognised University graduate in social sciences, global business, education, communications, English language, or related disciplines.

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Essential requirements:

  • Solid experience related to the post, curriculum design, training or leadership development in general
  • Strong market and business sense for social good
  • Proficiency in both spoken and written English and Chinese.
  • Proficiency in writing, communication and organisational skills.
  • Be tech-savvy

 

Others [depends on the posts]:

  • Preference will be given to candidates with hands-on experience in online learning, educational technology and managing the learning management system, such as accounts setup, students’ usage and digital marketing tools and latest social media trend with a thorough understanding of major social platforms functionalities

 

Personal Attributes:

  • Be Self-motivated with commitment
  • Possess qualities to excellence
  • Possess an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Be able to work independently and as a team
  • Eager to work with young people and in a non-profit setting
  • Be able to stand high pressure with wellness

 

Additional Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience

 

To apply, please submit an online application at HKFYG Recruitment Portal (erecruit.hkfyg.org.hk). Candidates may be required to undergo Sexual Conviction Record Check (SCRC) if job duties involve frequent contact with children. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified to attend a written test.

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