Hong Kong University

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Project Manager/Assistant Project Manager (at the rank of Senior Research Assistant /Research Assistant I) in the Centre for Quantitative History (CQH)

Hong Kong

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Project Manager/Assistant Project Manager (at the rank of Senior Research

Assistant /Research Assistant I) in the Centre for Quantitative History (CQH)

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 525751 Work type: Full-time Department: Centre for Quantitative History (07008) Categories: Research Staff Hong Kong

Applications are invited for appointment as Project Manager/Assistant Project Manager (at the rank of Senior Research Assistant /Research Assistant I) at the Centre for Quantitative History (CQH) of the Faculty of Business and Economics (several posts) (Ref.: 525751 ) (to commence as soon as possible on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

About the Centre for Quantitative History (CQH) The Centre for Quantitative History (CQH) is a focal institution for coordinating and conducting big data-based historical inquiries, hosted at the HKU Business School in collaboration with the Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences. The focus of the Centre is on the study of China's economic, financial, social, and other history. It was founded as an Area of Excellence designated and funded by the Research Grants Council of the University Grants Committee of Hong Kong. More information about the Centre can be found at www. cqh.hku.hk.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide comprehensive administrative support for multiple research projects.
  • Ensure effective project branding and develop and implement effective communications strategy for the public and academia.
  • Oversee all aspects of the event planning process, from budgeting, vendor coordination, registration management, logistics and accommodation arrangements.
  • Prepare project documents including protocols, reports, publications, articles for social media and website contents.
  • Collaborate with external service vendors and internal stakeholders and perform other duties as assigned.
  • Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree or above, with at least 3 years' relevant experience in project management and coordination.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Effective written and spoken communication in English and Chinese, including Cantonese and Putonghua, along with strong interpersonal skills for collaborating with diverse teams.
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite, project management software, and other relevant tools
  • Experience in writing and publishing official documents, marketing, website development and social media promotion would be highly desirable.
  • Candidates with less experience may be considered the role of Assistant Project Manager (at the rank of Research Assistant I)
  • What We Offer A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered. Other benefits include annual leave, medical benefits and free access to on-campus gyms and libraries. The appointments on fixed terms will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme totalling up to 10% of basic salary. More information about the Centre for Quantitative History (CQH) can be found at www. cqh.hku.hk.

    How to Apply The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University's Careers site (https: // jobs.hku.hk) and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until March 22, 2024 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier. Enquiries about the posts should be sent to [email protected].

    The University is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency

    Advertised: Feb 8, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Mar 22, 2024 (HK Time)

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    Job details

    Title

    Project Manager/Assistant Project Manager (at the rank of Senior Research Assistant /Research Assistant I) in the Centre for Quantitative History (CQH)

    Employer

    Hong Kong University

    Location

    Hong Kong

    Published

    February 08, 2024

    Application deadline

    March 22, 2024

    Job type

    Administration/Managerment,Research

    Field

    Business and Economics,Social Science

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