Job ref no.: CT3119799-01#0008
Hong Kong Breast Cancer Foundation

Research Assistant

Hong Kong Breast Cancer Foundation

  • 5-day week
  • Dental plan
  • Medical plan

Job descriptions:

  1. Assist Research Officer and supervise Data Officer in the following duties relating to collecting patients’ data-
    • conducting interviews with patients in a professional manner,
    • adopting an efficient and smooth data collection procedure,
    • ensuring all questions in the questionnaires are answered with no inconsistencies,
    • achieving a high response rate; 
  2. Assist Research Officer in the following duties relating to Breast Cancer Research Centre (BCRC)

    • designing, editing and consistency checking rules to ensure data in Hong Kong Breast Cancer Registry (HKBCR) are correct and consistent,

    • compiling statistics based on HKBCR using statistical software,

    • summarising and analysing statistical information, and conducting research studies, 

    • preparing draft reports on research findings in both Chinese and English,

    • compiling HKBCR Annual Report;

  3. Construct/update statistical database and write up relevant reports for Breast Health Centre and Breast Cancer Support Centre;

  4. Assist Research Officer in carrying out administrative and management duties when necessary;

  5. Deliver any other duties as assigned by Research Officer and other senior officers.


  1. A good Bachelor or a higher degree from a recognised university, and completed university courses on research methodology and/or medical or healthcare related studies;

  2. At least 1 years professional experience in 

    • conducting research work, preferably in the areas of medical and/or social investigations,

    • using MS applications (WORD, EXCEL, PPT),

    • performing statistical computation using software eg SPSS, SAS,

    • summarising and analysing statistical information,

    • writing reports on research findings, in both English and Chinese;

  3. Good communication ability, in Chinese and English, spoken and written.

Interested parties please send your detailed resume stating expected salary and date of availability to Hong Kong Breast Cancer Foundation Limited at [via CTgoodjobs Apply Now ], or by post to Units 1705-06, 17/F Jupiter Tower, 9 Jupiter Street, North Point, Hong Kong. Please mark “Application for the post of "Research Assistant" on the envelope.

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Job ref no. CT3119799-01#0008
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Job Function
  • North Point
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 1 year - 5 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Degree