Ref.: 201800215
Posting Title: Research Assistant II (holding the functional title of Programme Officer) in the Department of Pathology and the State Key Laboratory for Liver Research
Department: Department of Pathology
Closing Date: April 15, 2018
 

 

Research Assistant II (holding the functional title of Programme Officer) in the Department of Pathology and the State Key Laboratory for Liver Research (Ref.: 201800215) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

Applicants should possess a recognized degree with at least 2 years’ full time work experience. They should have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua); and proficiency in PC and various software applications such as English and Chinese word processing, MS Excel and PowerPoint. They should also be responsible, well-organized, attentive to details, self-motivated, and able to multi-task. The appointee will provide administrative and clerical support to laboratory management and research projects; organize symposia and events; process and keep records of research expenses; assist in compiling various reports; and perform any 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 skllr@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 April 15, 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.