Job ref no.: 3/18AM/MTI4/HKTDC/CT
Hong Kong Trade Development Council

Assistant Manager, Merchandise Trade and Innovation (3-4 months)

Hong Kong Trade Development Council


The appointee will be responsible for organising HKTDC’s marketing/promotional programs and activities for promoting the Electronics, Innovation, Technology and Intellectual Property sectors, including:

  • Oversee and execute promotional activities for different projects
  • Recruit quality Hong Kong and overseas service providers to join local/overseas events
  • Liaise and coordinate with HKTDC mainland and overseas Branch Offices, external parties such as industry institutions, associations and media, etc.
  • Understand business needs of recruited participants and line up business matching appointments
  • Handle and supervise event logistics such as delegates travel, venue setup and information preparation, etc.
  • Provide on-site support and other administrative support as and when necessary


  • A recognised university degree with at least 5 years’ working experience, preferably with sizable organisations, in any of the following areas: sales and marketing; exhibition/event organisation or public/corporate relations etc.
  • Strong inclination and understanding of Hong Kong economy, trade and business arena covering various industries, and markets and business opportunities for Hong Kong
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese, including Putonghua; knowledge of a third language an advantage
  • Mature with superior skills in sales, marketing and communication
  • A strong team player with excellent organisational and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated and outgoing with good project planning ability
  • Innovative, flexible and be able to deliver under time and resource pressure
  • Knowledge of related business sectors and previous experience in organising mega events and conferences an added advantage


Remuneration and Benefits:

The successful candidate will be appointed on a fixed-term contract basis, renewable subject to operational needs. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  

Application Procedure:
If you want to join our team, please complete the application form on our website at on or before 29 October 2021. Those who do not hear from us within EIGHT WEEKS after the closing date may assume their applications were unsuccessful.


All information provided by applicants will be treated in strict confidence and used only for recruitment purposes. Applicants may be considered for other suitable positions within the Council. Their personal data will be destroyed six months after the selection is finalised.

More job information
Job ref no. 3/18AM/MTI4/HKTDC/CT
  • 25,000 - 35,000 / month
Job Function
  • Wanchai
Employment Term
  • Full-time
  • 5 years - 15 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree
  • Master's degree
  • 5-day week