Writer (Half-time) (PR0434/20-21)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 8 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Employment type Part Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Marketing / Public Relations > Marketing - Communications
Media / Advertising > Copy Writing
Media / Advertising > Translation
Published On 16/06/2021
ref. PR0434/20-21


Writer (Half-time) (PR0434/20-21)

The Communication and Public Relations Office is responsible for raising the profile of the University and enhancing understanding of its development and achievements among its stakeholders and the general public. The Office is now seeking a suitably qualified individual to join its Communication Services and Publications team. As a half-time writer, he/she is required to work 20 hours per week.

The appointee is expected to:

  • provide professional writing service covering letters, messages and speeches;
  • provide editing, proofreading and translation service to the Office for all its print and online communication; and
  • provide ad-hoc support.



  • a bachelor’s degree in Communication, English or related disciplines;
  • excellent writing and editing skills in English;
  • at least eight years of solid experience in communication services;
  • experience in preparing speeches and letters for senior management will be an advantage; and
  • self-motivated, detail-oriented and a good team player with a strong sense of responsibility.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend a written test.

The appointee will be offered a fixed-term half-time contract (20 working hours per week) for 1 year commencing as soon as possible. Re-appointment thereafter will be subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.

Reference salary range: HK$16,452 - HK$26,300

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:
Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk). Those not invited for interview 8 weeks after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://hro.hkbu.edu.hk/pics.

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 1 July 2021