Agency for Volunteer Service (AVS) is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to playing a pivotal role in promoting volunteerism for building a caring and sustainable community. Founded in 1970, the Agency motivates, mobilizes and facilitates individuals, groups and organizations to provide quality...

Agency for Volunteer Service (AVS) is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to playing a pivotal role in promoting volunteerism for building a caring and sustainable community. Founded in 1970, the Agency motivates, mobilizes and facilitates individuals, groups and organizations to provide quality and value-added volunteer service through partnership with different sectors and other effective means. The Agency is looking for a suitable person for the position of Service Head.

Service Head

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 8 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Within Hong Kong
Industry Government / Civil Services / Public Sector / Public Utilities
Job function Administration > Administration / Operation Manager
Government / Social Services > Community Services / Non-profit Organisations
Government / Social Services > Project / Program Development
Published On 10/07/2021
ref. SH2

Key Responsibilities:

  1. To assist the Chief Executive Officer and the Board on the formulation and execution of the strategic development plans of the Agency
  2. To lead the implementation of programmes and services in meeting the Agency’s mission and vision
  3. To supervise and oversee the management and operation of service units and projects to ensure achievement of their objectives and impacts
  4. To proactively establish community networks and identify development opportunities and resources

 

Requirements:

  1. A recognized university degree in a relevant discipline
  2. A minimum of 8 years solid experience in social service, with at least 5 years at supervisory level
  3. Sound knowledge on NGOs, social policies and volunteering development
  4. Well-connected with organizations in different sectors
  5. Strong analytical, stakeholder engagement, and communication skills
  6. Excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese, with fluency in Putonghua being an advantage
  7. Experience with customer relationship management database and digital marketing solutions is an asset

 

Initial appointment will be on a 2-year renewable contract. Remuneration will commensurate with qualifications and experience. Interested parties please email full resume with present & expected salary and the date of availability by clicking  

Consideration of applications will commence on 23 July 2021.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to sit for a written test.

 

(Information provided will be used strictly for recruitment purpose only and will be destroyed after completion of the recruitment exercise)