The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (HKFYG) was founded in 1960 and is now the city’s largest non-profit-making youth service organisation. It has a team of 1,200 capable and competent staff members and professionals who work with enthusiasm and commitment to deliver specialised and multifarious...

The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (HKFYG) was founded in 1960 and is now the city’s largest non-profit-making youth service organisation. It has a team of 1,200 capable and competent staff members and professionals who work with enthusiasm and commitment to deliver specialised and multifarious services and facilities. You are invited to join us in accompanying the young people of today as they transit into adulthood and to support and enhance the vision and mission of the HKFYG.

Unit-in-charge (Social Innovation & Youth Business Unit)

Job level Middle
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Wong Chuk Hang
Employment type Full Time
Industry Charity / NGO / Non-Profit Org / Social Services
Job function Government / Social Service > Community Services / Non-profit Organisations
Published On 05/07/2019
ref. SPC-20190510-744

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Take a leading role in one of the largest youth work NGOs in Hong Kong for planning, developing and organizing signature entrepreneurial, social innovation and various incubation programmes;
  • Develop strategies for service unit for providing one-stop entrepreneurial supports including seed money, training, mentorship, promotion channels, media coverage and consultation;
  • Build partnership and maintain close connections with top ranked local and global incubators, accelerators and stakeholders, in order to provide opportunities to the youth entrepreneurs and social innovators;
  • Engage overseas entrepreneurs, investors and partners, connect them to the youth incubatees to make local and global impact through business development;
  • Build and maintain strong relationship with youth incubatees through online campaigns, networking events, exibitions and other communication collaterals

 

Entry Requirements:

Study Fields:

  • Bachelor degree in Business, Social Science or related disciplines, preferable with master degree

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent project management and problem-solving skills, and a strong drive for success;
  • Excellent command of both written and spoken English and Chinese, including Putonghua
  • I.T. knowledge is advantageous

 

Personal Attributes:

  • Can-do attitude;
  • Be proactive and able to work independently and under pressure;
  • Be a good team leader with good interpersonal, communication and presentation skills;
  • Multi-tasking

 

Additional Requirements:

  • At least 3 years of relevant working experience in start-up industry or related sectors

 

To apply, please submit an online application at HKFYG Recruitment Portal (erecruit.hkfyg.org.hk). Candidates may be required to undergo Sexual Conviction Record Check (SCRC) if job duties involve frequent contact with children. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified to attend a written test.

hkfyg.org.hk