About The Hong Kong Jockey Club
The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Founded in 1884, The Hong Kong Jockey Club is a world-class racing club that acts continuously for the betterment of our society. The Club has a unique integrated business model, comprising racing and racecourse entertainment, a membership club, responsible sports wagering and lottery, and charities and community contribution. Through this model, the Club generates economic and social value for the community and supports the Government in combatting illegal gambling. In 2017/18, the Club made a record return to the Government of HK$22.6 billion in duty and profits tax and contributed HK$1.2 billion to the Lotteries Fund. Approved charity donations were HK$4.2 billion. The Club is Hong Kong's largest single taxpayer and one of the city’s major employers. Its Charities Trust is also one of the world's top ten charity donors. The Club is always "riding high together for a better future" with the people of Hong Kong.
香港賽馬會(「馬會」)成立於1884年,是致力建設更美好社會的世界級賽馬機構。馬會透過其結合賽馬及馬場娛樂、會員會所、有節制體育博彩及獎券,以及慈善及社區貢獻的獨特綜合營運模式,創造經濟及社會價值,並協助政府打擊非法賭博。2017/18年度,馬會透過各項博彩稅及利得稅,為政府庫房帶來破紀錄的226億港元收入,並向獎券基金撥款12億港元。另外,已審批慈善捐款達42億港元。馬會是全港最大的單一納稅機構,也是香港主要僱主之一,其慈善信託基金位列全球十大慈善捐助機構。馬會將繼續與香港市民「同心同步同進 共創更好未來」。

IT Programme Manager (Charities Enterprise Solutions)

The Department

IT Enterprise Solutions Department provides high-quality and innovative business application solutions (non-wagering) and IT services to all divisions and departments within the Club in the portfolios of Racing, Customer and International Business Development , Corporate Planning, Branding, Membership, Charities and Community, Legal and Compliance, Corporate Affairs, People and Organizational Development, Finance, Audit, Property, Security & Integrity, and Integrated Project Management Office.

The Job

You will –

  • Oversee and measure the fulfilment of the vendors’ contractual obligations in analysing, designing, developing, testing and implementing large scale, distributed, scalable, flexible and robust information systems
  • Oversee the translation of business requirements into functional and technical designs that align with the agreed architectural standards / best practices
  • Ensures appropriate technology standards are adopted and that effective quality controls are built into the project plan and that mechanisms are in place to assure it
  • Monitors and reports on progress with Charities project managers and ensures all project commitments are met
  • Works with the Charities project managers and vendors to diagnose and evaluate potential risks and issues throughout the projects. Report regularly to the project sponsor and senior stakeholders with regard to such risks and executing appropriate plans to contain them
  • Works with the Charities project managers and vendors to ensure appropriate change management processes are implemented
  • Identifies and manages relationships through effective communication with all stakeholders including business users, vendors and organisations

About you

You should have -

  • Degree holder in computer science, engineering or related subjects
  • With at least 15 years of experience in software development, system integration, system design, on premise or cloud-based architecture design
  • Extensive experience in IT infrastructure planning, sizing and implementation
  • With project management experience in mid to large scale package-based or cloud-based solution implementation.
  • Experienced in stakeholder management including SI vendor, product vendor, on-shore and off-shore resources
  • Knowledge of Microsoft .NET framework, C#, MS / PL SQL, Java and other open source software and technology
  • Exposure to Cloud-based solutions architecture
  • Knowledge in data analytics and programming languages such as R and Python would be added advantage.
  • Strong ability in problem troubleshooting and diagnosis
  • Able to work independently
  • Proficiency in writing, presentation and communication skills
  • Proficiency in both spoken and written English, Chinese and Cantonese


Term of employment

The level of appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. An initial contract employment will be offered to the successful candidate subject to mutual agreement between the Club and the individual.


How to Apply

Please send your resume, complete with expected salary and job reference to:


Mail: Human Resources Department

The Hong Kong Jockey Club

1 Sports Road, Happy Valley

Hong Kong

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