Centre Executive / Assistant Centre Executive (PR216/16-17)
jobsDB Ref. JHK100003004994492
Employer Ref. PR216/16-17
FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Hong Kong Organic Resource Centre
The Hong Kong Organic Resource Centre is the first local independent certification body of organic production in Hong Kong. The Centre is providing organic certification service and actively promoting organic movement to public through mass publicity and educational campaigns. We are seeking passionate and energetic candidates who are interested in organic and agricultural development in Hong Kong to fill the following vacancy:
The appointee is expected to assist the Centre Director in the planning and execution of certification system, development of new marketing initiatives to enhance public awareness on organic living, organic agriculture and organic certification through digital media. He/She will lead a team in maintaining and operating the organic certification system, identifying new marketing opportunities, organising promotional events and conducting educational programmes.
Applicants should have a university degree or equivalent qualification, with at least eight years of relevant managerial experience in certification / quality system OR administration and event management. Applicants with less qualification or experience will be considered for the post of Assistant Centre Executive.
Applicants should be able to work independently, self-motivated, ready to accept challenges, and willing to meet people. They should have passion and devotion to organic and green living, and the eagerness to promote local organic agriculture. Out-going and energetic personality are expected. Good communication in both spoken and written English and Chinese and good computer skills including MS Office and Chinese word-processing are required.
Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of one year. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.
Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applicants are invited to write in response to the requirements and provide an updated curriculum vitae and/or fill in the application form which is obtainable (a) by downloading from http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/applicationforms; or (b) by fax at 3411-7799; or (c) in person from the Personnel Office, Hong Kong Baptist University, AAB903, Level 9, Academic and Administration Building, 15 Baptist University Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon. Completed application form should be sent to the same address. Please quote PR number on all correspondence. Applicants 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://pers.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: 27 January 2017