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:

Manager – Communications and Community Office (Ref: C&C/M/20191030_cp)
C&C/M/20191030_cp

Job Responsibilities:

  • Establish effective outreach and pro-active engagement programs and school-led workshops for parents & other stakeholders
  • Handle and resolve parents and other stakeholders’ enquiries and issues as appropriate
  • Help the school to establish effective community partnerships with parents and other stakeholders
  • Manage operational, administrative and communicational functions to ensure specific projects are planned and delivered efficiently on time, within budget, and that meet or exceed project goals. e.g. graduation ceremonies, admissions briefings, community events
  • Oversee the preparation of communications materials. Communicating, maintaining and developing internal and external client/ supplier relationships
  • Handle special events related to brand enhancement; assist in the execution of brand refresh recommendations by brand consultants
  • Organize roadshows to network with young professionals associations and university staff associations for Greenwood Program and financial aid publicity
  • Proof-read, edit, write and/or translate (in English and Chinese) school publications and promotional materials, e.g. weekly circulars, handbooks, school profile, Student Achievement booklet, school notices
  • Assist the Head of Communications in formulating and executing the communications strategy for ISF

 

Requirements:

  • Degree holder in Corporate Communications, Public Relations and Marketing
  • Minimum 7 years of relevant experience in communications, preferably in the education sector
  • Experience in handling English/Chinese/English translations
  • With media related network and experience in writing newsletters an advantage
  • Solid experience in project/event management and project communications.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Chinese (both Mandarin and Cantonese)
  • A self-motivated team player
  • 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: 15 November 2019

 

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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Job level Middle
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese , Chinese - Mandarin , English
Location Pokfulam
Employment type Full Time
Benefits
Industry Education / Training
Job function Marketing / Public Relations (Management)
Marketing / Public Relations (Marketing - Corporate Communications)
Marketing / Public Relations (Public Relation - Events Management)
Published On 30/10/2019