The External Relations Department of the Corporate Affairs Division is responsible for producing corporate publications in English and Chinese as well as for translation, editorial support, stakeholder relations management and community engagement, including public enquiries and complaints.
Placement interns support the department across all of its functions on a rotational basis. You will translate corporate publications and documents related to the SFC’s law enforcement work from English to Chinese, and vice versa. You will also be assigned to assist with handling public enquiries and complaints against listed companies and unlicensed activities.
Other duties will include providing administrative support, such as posting information on the SFC website, liaising with vendors to provide services to the SFC, maintaining a translation service request system and compiling statistics for management reports. You will be expected to assist at SFC events.
You must be an undergraduate with a high level of proficiency in English and Chinese as well as a keen interest in learning about the securities markets and the administration of public bodies. You should have sound analytical, problem-solving, inter-personal and communications skills and a strong sense of responsibility. An eye for detail and knowledge of PC applications, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint, are core requirements.
Please quote the reference and apply by 26 April 2019 with details of qualifications, previous experience, current and expected salary to:
Securities & Futures Commission
35/F, Cheung Kong Center
2 Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong
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All applications will be handled in strict confidence by authorised personnel and will only be used for recruitment related purposes. Applicants who do not hear from us within six months from the application deadline may consider their applications as unsuccessful. All information on unsuccessful candidates will be destroyed after six months.
The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) is an independent statutory body that regulates the activities of securities dealers, issuers and market operators such as the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd. As well as promoting the fairness, efficiency and competitiveness of the securities industry, we provide protection and education to public investors, minimize crime and reduce industry risks. We have been consistently rated the best securities regulator in Asia, and we now have opportunities for high-calibre individuals to join us.