The Hong Kong Sports Institute Limited (“HKSI”) is the Government’s delivery agent of elite sports training systems. The HKSI’s mission is to provide an environment in which sports talent can be identified, nurtured and developed to pursue excellence in the international sporting arena benchmarked at Asian and Olympic Games results. We are now inviting suitable candidates for the following vacancy:
PART-TIME ASSISTANT PUBLIC AFFAIRS MANAGER
jobsDB Ref. JHK100003004922244
Employer Ref. JD-20161201-PTAPAM
Reporting to the Public Affairs & Marketing Manager, the Part-Time Assistant Public Affairs Manager will be responsible for the following duties:
To assist in organizing quality promotional events to enhance the image of the organization, its professional staff, coaches and athletes;
To establish and maintain good relationships with the mass media, develop and convey newsworthy information on time to the media through press conferences, media announcements or special interviews;
To handle all public/media enquiries and prepare PR materials, such as writing media release and features; and
To assist in corporate hospitality and production of corporate publications and collaterals.
A university degree in journalism, communication or a relevant discipline;
A minimum of 4 years’ relevant working experience;
Excellent command in both spoken and written English and Chinese. Ability to speak Putonghua is a definite advantage;
Good communication and presentation skills;
Meticulous and able to work independently;
Proficiency in computer software applications including MS-Word, Excel and Chinese Word Processing, knowledge in Photoshop is advantageous; and
Awareness / knowledge of Child Protection in sport and equal opportunity issues in the context of Hong Kong are an added advantage.
Please send full resume with current and expected salary, contact telephone number, email and postal addresses, and availability to The Human Resources Manager, Hong Kong Sports Institute Ltd, 25 Yuen Wo Road, Sha Tin, New Territories or email: email@example.com on or before 14 December 2016. Please quote reference no. HKSI-20161201-PTAPAM in the application.
Appointment will be on a fixed term contract. General information is available at the website http://www.hksi.org.hk.
Applicants who are not invited for interview within six months may consider their applications unsuccessful.
All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. Data collected will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes only.
THE HKSI IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER