Chinese News and Current Affairs Section, Radio Division
Junior Reporter (Part-time)
$370 per day
Candidates should –
(a) be pursuing a Degree / Higher Diploma / accredited Associate Degree, majoring in Journalism, Communication, Language, Social Science or Media Studies, from a Hong Kong tertiary institution, or equivalent; AND
(b) obtain Level 2 in Chinese Language and English Language in the HKCEE, HKDSEE or equivalent [Note (1)].
Candidates who possess –
(i) Fluency in Putonghua; and/or
(ii) Good broadcasting voice; and/or
(iii) Proficiency in Chinese word-processing; and/or
(iv) Sound knowledge of current affairs; and/or
(v) Skill and knowledge in video shooting and editing
will have an advantage.
(1) “Grade E” in Chinese Language and English Language (Syllabus B) in previous HKCEE are accepted administratively as comparable to “Level 2” in Chinese Language and English Language in the 2007 HKCEE and henceforth. (2) The number of working hours is subject to prevailing operational needs. No guarantee on the minimum hours of work in any given period. Working time per week will be less than 18 hours. Successful candidates may be required to work outdoor, irregular hours (including midnight) and on Sundays or General Holidays. (3) Candidates may be required to sit for a trade test.
To report local and breaking news, take video and photos for the web, translate, read and rewrite wired news; produce news reports and news-related specials.
Terms of Appointment:
Successful candidate will be appointed on non-civil service contract terms for not more than one year. Working time per day will be approximately 9 hours and working time per week will be less than 18 hours.
(a) Candidates must be permanent residents of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region at the time of appointment unless specified otherwise.
(b) As an Equal Opportunities Employer, the Government is committed to eliminating discrimination in employment. The vacancy advertised is open to all applicants meeting the basic entry requirement irrespective of their disability, sex, marital status, pregnancy, age, family status, sexual orientation and race.
(c) Non-civil service vacancies are not posts on the civil service establishment. Candidates appointed are not on civil service terms of appointment and conditions of service. Candidates appointed are not civil servants and will not be eligible for posting, promotion or transfer to any posts in the Civil Service.
(d) The entry pay, terms of appointment and conditions of service to be offered are subject to the provisions prevailing at the time the offer of appointment is made.
(e) Where a large number of candidates meet the specified entry requirements, the recruiting department may devise shortlisting criteria to select the better qualified candidates for further processing. In these circumstances, only shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend recruitment examination and/or interview.
(f) It is Government policy to place people with a disability in appropriate jobs wherever possible. If a disabled candidate meets the entry requirements, he/she will be invited to attend the selection interview/written examination without being subject to any further shortlisting criteria.
(g) Holders of academic qualifications other than those obtained from Hong Kong institutions/Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority may also apply but their qualifications will be subject to assessments on equivalence with the required entry qualifications. They should submit copies of their official transcripts and certificates by mail to the below enquiry address.
How to apply:
Application forms (G.F. 340 (Rev. 3/2013)) are obtainable from any Public Enquiry Service Centres of District Offices, Home Affairs Department or any Job Centres of the Employment Services Division, Labour Department. The said form can also be downloaded from the Civil Service Bureau’s web site (http://www.csb.gov.hk) or RTHK’s web site (http://rthk.hk/recruit/index_e.htm). Completed forms with “Job Title” clearly stated should be sent to the address below on or before the closing date for application. Candidates who are selected for interview will normally receive an invitation in about 6 weeks from the closing date for application. Those who are not invited for interview may assume that their applications are unsuccessful.
Central Administration Unit (Radio Division), Broadcasting House, Radio Television Hong Kong, 30 Broadcast Drive, Kowloon (Tel: 2339 6488)