The Hong Kong Red Cross was established in 1950. We belong to the World's largest humanitarian network and provide impartial and quality care to protect life and health, and to enhance the capacity of vulnerable people to live a safe and dignified life. Our services include disaster relief, special...

The Hong Kong Red Cross was established in 1950. We belong to the World's largest humanitarian network and provide impartial and quality care to protect life and health, and to enhance the capacity of vulnerable people to live a safe and dignified life. Our services include disaster relief, special education, volunteer service, first aid and health training, and blood transfusion. http://www.redcross.org.hk

The Hong Kong Red Cross invites applications for the post of:

International & Relief Service Officer (Recovery and Resilience Team)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 3 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Yaumatei
Employment type Contract
Benefits 5-day week, Flexible working hours, Home office, Medical plan
Industry Charity / NGO / Non-Profit Org / Social Services
Job function Government / Social Services > Community Services / Non-profit Organisations
Government / Social Services > Project / Program Development
Published On 20/06/2022

The Hong Kong Red Cross’s International and Relief Service provides emergency disaster relief and rehabilitation assistance to people affected by natural and man-made disasters regardless of their nationality, race, religion, beliefs, or political opinion. Besides, we are constantly developing community resilience programs.


Job Purpose:

This position is responsible for managing and monitoring HKRC-funded disaster management programs in Mainland China.


Key Responsibilities
:

  • Manage and monitor the post-disaster recovery and risk reduction projects in Mainland China and take full responsibilities for the projects assigned
  • Work closely with Red Cross Society of China (RCSC) and local partners to ensure effective and efficient management and implementation of programs
  • Conduct and facilitate capacity building training to local partners and communities
  • Monitor the quality, implementation, budget control of the approved programs and compile reports, manuals and operation plans
  • Travel to project sites is required when necessary


Requirements:

  • University Degree Holder, preferably in Development Studies and/or Social Science disciplines
  • Minimum of 3 years relevant working experience, preferably in humanitarian or social service sector
  • Strong sense and interest on China’s public policy, environment, urbanization, climate change or related field
  • Experience in working in Mainland China is a definite asset
  • Strong skills in project management , networking and communication
  • Proficient in both written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua)
  • Self-motivated, strong sense of responsibility, independent, with high cultural sensitivity
  • Able to work in a multi-disciplinary team and under pressure
  • Self-supported in computing systems


Contract period:
1 year (Renewable)

Please send application together with full curriculum vitae and expected salary to the Head of Human Resources Development, Hong Kong Red Cross, 9/F Hong Kong Red Cross Headquarters, 19 Hoi Ting Road, West Kowloon, HK or click "APPLY NOW" on or before 17 July 2022.

Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with Agency’s data protection policy for recruitment purposes only. Applicants not contacted within 4 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful and all related information will be kept on our files up to a period of 6 months.