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Senior Programme Coordinator (Emergency Response & Preparedness)Hong Kong Red Cross
Senior Programme Coordinator (Emergency Response & Preparedness)Hong Kong Red Cross
Job Highlights
  • prepare strategic emergency relief programmes
  • lead team in manage & coordinate emergency relief
  • University degree holder
Job Description

Job Purpose:

The Senior Programme Coordinator (SPC) in ERP Team is to lead a team of staff in managing and coordinating overseas emergency relief & institutional preparedness programmes, as well as relevant capacity & system building exercises in Hong Kong.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • To prepare strategic plan and annual plan on overseas emergency relief and institutional preparedness programmes.
  • To assist head of department in formulation of policies, operational plans and resources planning.
  • To lead a team of staff to monitor and drive the implementation of HKRC projects according to approved plans and budgets.
  • To act as Operation In-charge for international emergencies


  • University Degree Holder, preferably in Development Studies and/or Social Science Discipline.
  • Minimum 5 years of experiences in managing disaster management and/or development programs and at least 2 years experiences at managerial grade
  • Experience in working in multi-cultural context a definite asset.
  • Strong skills in program management in social service & knowledge of humanitarian approaches and methodologies.
  • Self-motivated, strong sense of responsibility, independent and able to work in a multi-disciplinary team and under pressure
  • Demonstrate leadership and able to work in and with a team
  • Proficient in both written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua)


For interested candidates, please send your application together with full curriculum vitae and expected salary to Head of Human Resources, Hong Kong Red Cross, 9/F Hong Kong Red Cross Headquarters, 19 Hoi Ting Road, West Kowloon, Hong Kong or  e-mail by clicking "Apply Now" on or before 2 June 2019.

(Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with Agency's data protection policy for recruitment purposes only. Applicants not contacted within 4 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful and all related information will be kept on our files for up to a period of 6 months.)

Additional Information
Years of Experience
5 years
Employment Type
Contract, Full Time
Five-day work week
Company details

The Hong Kong Red Cross was established in 1950. We belong to the World's largest humanitarian network and provide impartial and quality care to protect life and health, and to enhance the capacity of vulnerable people to live a safe and dignified life. Our services include disaster relief, special education, volunteer service, first aid and health training, and blood transfusion.

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