Job ref no.: CT3115413-01#8573

Associate

Community Business Limited

Benefits
  • 5-day week
  • Dental plan
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Flexible working hours
  • Medical plan

Community Business is a not-for-profit organisation (Hong Kong Charity Number 91/6560) whose mission is to lead, inspire and support businesses to have a positive impact on people and communities.  Recognised as a thought leader in advancing responsible and inclusive business in Asia, we are looking for an Associate to provide key support to our Research and Training and Consulting.  This is a role ideally suited for a professional who is self-motivated and passionate about impacting positive changes. 

Key Responsibilities

This is a full-time role reporting to Programme Manager, Diversity and Inclusion, as well as Senior Manager, Programmes and Development. This role will include, but not be limited to the following responsibilities:

  • Contributing to the implementation of the strategy for Community Business’ pioneering research, and programmes, which includes:
    • conducting background research, providing administrative support to research and analysis process, and proposing ideas;
    • contributing to preparation of training materials;
    • providing administrative support to Senior Manager, Programmes and Development.
  • Executing the research for programmes and campaigns, as well as for training and presentation materials, which includes:
    • supporting the delivery of research launches, media briefings, events, workshops and seminars;
    • drafting newsletters and communications;
    • preparing content for training and consulting etc.
  • Working with Marketing & Communications Team to develop deliverables and communications to support the effective implementation of our research and training and consulting.
  • Project managing the development and publication of research and training and consulting.

Selection Criteria

Candidates should possess the following qualifications and attributes:

  • Degree holder or equivalent, preferably in a related field.
  • Excellent communication skills – oral, written and presentation – with fluent English and Chinese language capabilities.  Mandarin is an advantage.
  • Passion for the subject of responsible and inclusive business practices and interest in issues relating to diversity and inclusion.
  • Excellent organisational, project and event management skills, with the ability to multi-task and balance multiple projects and different priorities concurrently.
  • Analytic and can work with data for quantitative and qualitative analysis.
  • Self-motivated, with ability to work independently under time pressure as well as a strong team player.
  • Has a critical mind, thinks creatively and has good problem-solving skills.
  • Possess an interest and ability to adapt to different situations and enjoy working in a dynamic, stimulating and fast-moving environment.
  • Confidence and an interest to develop skills in meeting new people and communicate as well as interact with key stakeholders.
  • A strong attention to detail - experience with proofreading and reviewing would be an advantage. 
  • Experience of research, public speaking and delivering presentations would be an advantage.
  • High degree of proficiency in Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint and similar platforms.

Salary

Salary will be commensurate with the relevant experience of the successful candidate. 

Dates

Deadline for application:   By Thursday, 2nd August, 2018

Starting date : As soon as possible

Application Procedures

Please send your curriculum vitae (resume) together with a cover letter explaining the extent to which you meet the selection criteria by clicking Apply Now. Applications that do not include a relevant cover letter will NOT be considered.  Please also indicate your present and expected salary and date of availability. 

Please send your application with “Application Associate" on the subject line. Please note that posted letters will NOT be considered.  Due to limited resources, Community Business will only contact short listed candidates.

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Job ref no. CT3115413-01#8573
Salary
  • N/A
Job Function
Industry
Location
  • Sheung Wan
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 0 year - 5 years
Career Level
  • Entry level
Education
  • Degree