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The following positions are currently vacant at the Public Opinion Programme of The University of Hong Kong.


 Research Executive / Research Project Assistant
 
 

Duties: The appointee will assist the research team to coordinate research projects on various topics, prepare research reports and press releases, translate materials, carry out quality control measures, and provide support to large-scale social projects when needed.


Requirements: Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in Social Sciences or other related disciplines, at least one year's relevant working experience is required. Applicants with less experience will be considered for the post Research Project Assistant. Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, in particular, Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Chinese word processing is essential. Good knowledge of statistical applications such as SPSS and proven experience in translation is an added advantage. The applicant should have a good command of English and Chinese, good planning, organizational and communication skills. S/he should also be self-motivated, responsible, mature, and be able to work independently and perform multi-tasks.

 
 
Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date CV with detailed personal particulars, qualification, expected salary, and available date to Public Opinion Programme, The University of Hong Kong, Room 706, 7/F, The Jockey Club Tower, Centennial Campus, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong (Attention: Ms Carmen Law), or email to [email protected]. Application form (345/1111) can be obtained at http://www.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc, and further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Review of applications will start from 31 May 2017 and continue until 31 July 2017.



 Statistical Assistant
 
 

Duties: The appointee shall conduct data processing and statistical analyses for various research projects; perform time series analyses, indexes building and data mining; develop data archiving and retrieval system; provide statistical and analytical solutions upon request; and to provide technical support to the survey unit.


Requirements: Applicants should possess a Bachelor degree in Statistics, General Mathematics or other related disciplines with at least 1 year’s working experience, preferably in the research field. They should have high proficiency in MS Excel (is a MUST), statistical analysis software (SPSS, R, SAS) & programming skills is a definite advantage, strong problem solving skills with great numerical sense, logical and detail-oriented, able to work under pressure, multi-tasking, high integrity, self-motivated, and strong sense of responsibility.

 
 
Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date CV with detailed personal particulars, qualification, expected salary, and available date to Public Opinion Programme, The University of Hong Kong, Room 706, 7/F, The Jockey Club Tower, Centennial Campus, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong (Attention: Ms Carmen Law), or email to [email protected]. Application form (345/1111) can be obtained at http://www.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc, and further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Review of applications will start from 31 May 2017 and continue until 31 July 2017.



  Part-time Telephone Interviewers
 
 

Duty: To conduct telephone interviews.

 
 

Working hours: 6:30pm-10:30pm; 1 to 6 days per week.

 
 

Requirements: (a) education level of F.7 or above; (b) fluent Cantonese, English and Putonghua; (c) good communication skills with polite manners; (d) self-motivated, strong sense of responsibility and hard working; (e) ready to follow work instructions; (f) capable of Chinese word processing.

 
 

Interested persons please send resume to Public Opinion Programme at HKU by fax (2546 0561) or email ([email protected]), attention Miss Carmen Law.