Project Manager (at the rank of Administrative Assistant II/Executive Officer) in the Department of Psychiatry (Ref.: 504017) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two to three years 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)
The appointee will participate in a 4.5-year large-scale multidisciplinary research and community youth mental health project. It is Hong Kong’s first territory-wide initiative to build a youth-specific and youth-friendly mental health platform that provides timely preventive intervention to youth with distress and risk for mental health deterioration. The project will transform current youth services and provide a framework for future developments in youth mental health and youth-focused services both locally and internationally.
Applicants should possess a good Bachelor’s degree or above in public health, psychology, nursing, social work, occupational therapy, clinical psychology, or related disciplines, with at least 4 years’ experience in project management. They should have an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese, the ability to work independently and in a team, strong leadership and management skills, and good coordination, communication and interpersonal skills. Experience in managing large-scale community research projects would be highly desirable. The appointee will assist the Project Director in implementing and overseeing the project. He/She will manage personnel matters, track project performance, and perform other duties as assigned. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 503408) need not re-apply.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
The University only accepts online applications for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until June 30, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.