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Program ExecutiveYouth Arch Foundation Limited
Program ExecutiveYouth Arch Foundation Limited
Job Highlights
  • Managing programs and events related to youth
  • Minimum 2 years of work experience
  • Solid work experience in NGO an advantage
Job Description

Reporting to the Program Manager and Executive Director, the Program Executive is responsible for managing programs and events related to youth development. 

 

Major Responsibilities

  1. To assist in managing the flagship programs of the Foundation
  2. To initiate, develop and manage programs, events and other initiatives related to youth development
  3. To build good relationship with awardees and youth members by actively engaging them in key events and organizing regular member activities
  4. To implement working processes for effective office operations
  5. To perform general office administration and other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications and Experience

  1. Minimum 2 years of work experience with proven abilities in event management (fresh graduates with high potential will also be considered)
  2. Solid work experience in non-profit organizations and/or sound knowledge of event management an advantage
  3. Passionate about youth development and training, willing to serve and work with youth; possessing youth-related service experience an advantage
  4. Strong ability in program development and management, attentive to details
  5. Strong analytical mind with reasonable judgment
  6. Good communication skills in English and Chinese, both written and spoken
  7. Strong sense in presentation, content development and visuals development
  8. Knowledgeable in MS Office and Chinese processing; and in photo and video editing an advantage

 

Personal Qualities

 

  1. Collaborative abilities in working with peers and youth
  2. Strong sense of responsibility and reliability
  3. Optimistic personality to handle high pressure environment and tight schedule
  4. Ability to work independently, proactively and efficiently
  5. Willing to venture into new areas of responsibilities 
  6. Flexible to work in weekends/evenings and overseas occasionally

 

 

Remuneration Package

Basic Starting Monthly Salary:

HK$13,500 per month plus discretionary bonus

(Salary level will be commensurate with qualifications and experience of the candidate)

Fringe Benefits:

Annual leave, medical benefit and MPF

 

Application

Cover letter outlining your suitability for the position, together with a personal resume on career experience, qualifications, current and expected salary and earliest start date, should be sent by email by 30 April 2019

 

Candidates who are shortlisted for interview will receive an invitation in about three to five weeks from the date of application. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

 

(All personal data provided will be kept confidential and used for recruitment related purposes only. Unsuccessful applicants’ application documents and other personal data will be destroyed 12 months after the recruitment process is completed. YAF will ask prospective employees to conduct Sexual Conviction Record Check if necessary.)

Additional Information
Career Level
Not Specified
Qualification
Not Specified
Years of Experience
Not Specified
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Company details

Established in 2010, the Youth Arch Foundation (YAF) is a charitable organization dedicated to serving youth in Hong Kong. YAF strives to recognize and foster youth talents; and to encourage youth to contribute to society through community services. 

 

YAF presents two awards annually that aim at commending promising secondary school students, namely the Hong Kong Outstanding Students Award (since 1985) and the Youth Arch Student Improvement Award (formerly known as the Most Improved Students Award) (since 1991). A wide range of activities (e.g. Student Internship Program, Overseas Service Trip, Career and Life Planning Support Programs) are organized for awardees to actively participate in community services and to realize leadership potential. In addition, YAF established the Youth Committee that provides platforms for youth to interact and learn from each other; and to support youth in terms of their personal, educational, career and life developments.