Ref.: 201800010
Posting Title: Project Executive (at the rank of Clerk II)
Department: Department of Psychiatry
Closing Date: February 28, 2018
 

 

Project Executive (at the rank of Clerk II) in the Department of Psychiatry (Ref.:201800010) (to commence as soon as possible, on a three-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary)

Applicants should have a good Bachelor’s degree, with at least 2 years’ full-time work experience, preferably in tertiary institution and event management. They should have an excellent command of spoken and written English and Chinese; have good interpersonal, organizational and communication skills; be outgoing, flexible, passionate and committed; be a good team player and tactful in dealing with people; and be able to work under pressure and multitasking condition. The appointee will participate in the project “Jockey Club Mental Wellness Project for Women” which is a 3-year comprehensive and eclectic project funded by the Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust for women-in-need from disadvantaged background. The project has community public awareness, screening, intervention, training, and research elements. As members of a multi-disciplinary team based in the University of Hong Kong, they will work in partnership with three NGO partners and the Hospital Authority.  The project aims to develop a model of community women’s mental health that provides data and experience for future service development in Hong Kong. The appointee will provide all-round administration support to the new project team, including day-to-day operation and financial management.  He/She will assist in the execution of various public awareness programmes with internal and external parties; prepare project-related materials and reports; and perform other duties as assigned.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to the Department at psipsy@hku.hk. Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until February 28, 2018, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.

The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.