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 :
Undertake programme on content research with responsibility for knowledge management, crafting and delivering high quality and creative programmes dedicated to advancing a design and innovation culture;
Proactively and effectively, liaise and coordinate with local / overseas design organisations, as well as design and creative programmes / activities;
Assist in the formulation and implementation of marketing and promotion plan for the programme to build heightened awareness and for expanding reach and impact;
Digital outreach like social media, website management on programme promotion;
Liaise and coordinate with both internal and external parties on daily operations
Provide effective administrative and logistics support for efficient project management;
Perform ad hoc assignments as required.
University graduate(s) with a minimum of 2 to 3 years’ relevant work experience in research, content creation for website and social media platforms, and / or curatorial implementation and archiving in design industry-related developments (e.
g. design education, experience-based programming, event management, exhibition management, marketing or management etc.);
Fluency in both written and spoken English and Chinese (including Mandarin);
Demonstration of strong interest in promoting design thinking, design knowledge and design industry;
Strong verbal and written communication skills in both English and Chinese, with a flair for storytelling preferred;
Sensibility to culture, design trends and technology; understanding of the use of digital technologies for knowledge sharing would be an advantage;
Proficiency in MS Office and Chinese Word Processing; familiar with design software (e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat etc.) is an advantage.
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