Our Hong Kong Foundation is a non-government, non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the long-term and overall interests of Hong Kong through public policy research, advocacy and engagement. Pooling together local, mainland and international talent, the Foundation studies Hong Kong's short,...

Our Hong Kong Foundation is a non-government, non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the long-term and overall interests of Hong Kong through public policy research, advocacy and engagement. Pooling together local, mainland and international talent, the Foundation studies Hong Kong's short, medium and long-term development needs, offering multidisciplinary public policy recommendations and solutions to foster social cohesion, economic prosperity and sustainable development.

Senior Researcher / Researcher / Assistant Researcher

Job level Entry
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Within Hong Kong
Benefits 13-month pay, 5-day week, Dental plan, Education subsidies, Insurance plan, Medical plan
Industry Charity / NGO / Non-Profit Org / Social Services
Job function Marketing / Public Relations > Marketing - Market Research
Marketing / Public Relations > Others
Published On 10/07/2019
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Responsibilities:
  • Carry out research in assigned policy areas such as land and housing, economic development, healthcare and ageing, education and innovation, and social/ cultural developments
  • Work with some of the most renowned scholars, experts and leaders in specific public policy areas in conducting research and devising recommendations
  • Handle writing, editing and other administrative tasks as assigned

Requirements:
  • Undergraduates or post-graduates with exceptionally strong academic credentials from renowned universities
  • Proven solid research experience and outstanding project management skills
  • Excellent organizational, research, writing and computer skills
  • Self-motivated, diligent, intellectually curious, open-minded, practical and thorough
  • Capable of multi-tasking and working to very tight timeline
  • A strong awareness and interest in public policies and issues, as well as a genuine passion for the long-term well-being of Hong Kong

The incumbents will have the opportunities (i) to meet and work with some of the most distinguished and veteran professors and leaders in their respective fields, both in the private and public sectors; (ii) to foster a close network with academia, business leaders and key opinion leaders; and (iii) to participate in multi-disciplinary research areas to gain broad exposure.

For suitable candidates, we offer competitive remuneration package that is commensurate with research positions on the Government pay scale, subject to individual qualification and experience.

Interested parties please send:
  • full resume;
  • cover letter;
  • copies of academic transcripts (including HKDSE and HKALE results if applicable);
  • a short writing sample or research studies done previously
  • present and expected salary;
  • availability

by clicking or by post to: Our Hong Kong Foundation Limited, 19/F, Nan Fung Tower, 88 Connaught Road Central, Hong Kong. Applicants who are not invited to an interview within two months from the date of this advertisement should consider their applications unsuccessful.

All information provided by applicants will be handled with strictest confidence and will be solely used for the purpose of recruitment.