BODW CityProg


Project Executive (12-month contract)

About Hong Kong Design Centre

Hong Kong Design Centre (HKDC) was founded in 2001 as a strategic partner of the HKSAR Government in establishing Hong Kong as centre of design excellence in Asia. We are on a public mission to promote wider and strategic use of design and design thinking to foster innovation, create business value and improve societal well-being.

We now have an exciting opportunity for a high caliber candidate to join our dynamic team. Please visit our website www.hkdesigncentre.org for information of HKDC.

The Roles

  1. Assist in planning, organise, execute and deliver HKDC programmes (includes community and public engagement activities) and other special projects on time and within budget
  2. Handle logistics and provide administrative support for efficient project management and event management
  3. Proactively and effectively research, liaise and coordinate with local/overseas design organisations, partners, collaborators and community stakeholders
  4. Assist in digital outreach like social media, website content management on programme promotion
  5. Liaise and coordinate with both internal and external parties on daily operations
  6. Coordinate all promotional materials and activities with related parties as well as on-site decoration at partners venue
  7. Attend and assist in the activities and events related to the programme by request
  8. Perform ad hoc assignments as required

Requirements

  1. University degree or above or equivalent in design, cultural management, event/ exhibition management, marketing, government relations are preferred
  2. Min. 2 years’ relevant experience work experience in running programme related to design education, arts and cultural, community, event & exhibition, government relations is an advantage
  3. Excellent command of both spoken and written English and Chinese (including Mandarin)
  4. Bring a strong conceptual approach and a keen understanding of design thinking process and the role of design and interventions at public space.
  5. Proactive, detail-minded, responsible, adaptable and resourceful self-starter with tactful communication and interpersonal skills to work among diverse communities
  6. Proficiency in MS Office and Chinese Word Processing

More information about BODW CityProg:
https://www.bodwcityprog.com

Interested parties are invited to apply by sending your resume with full details of education, work experience, current & expected salary, contact telephone number and earliest available date to the Human Resources Office, Hong Kong Design Centre, Unit 602, 6/F, Mill 5, The Mills, 45 Pak Tin Par Street, Tsuen Wan or email to: hr@hkdesigncentre.org on or before 3 September 2022. HKDC reserves the right not to make appointment for the post(s) advertised. Only short-listed candidates will be notified. All information received will be kept in strict confidence for six months and data will only be used for recruitment purpose.