(a) Possess a Hong Kong bachelor’s degree, or equivalent; (b) Have a minimum of 10 years’ relevant full-time post-qualification executive and management experience at a senior level in a public service setting (government and statutory organisations); executive and managerial experience in project planning/development/administration, handling/monitoring fund allocation matters, and/or publicity campaign will be of an advantage; (c) Have attained “Level 3” or above in Chinese Language and English Language in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSEE) or the Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE), or equivalent (Note); (d) Be fluent in both written and spoken Chinese and English; and (e) Be proficient in computer knowledge and skills, including MS Office and Chinese word processing.
For appointment purpose, ‘Grade C’ in Chinese Language and English Language (Syllabus B) in the HKCEE before 2007 are accepted administratively as comparable to “Level 3” in Chinese Language and English Language in the 2007 HKCEE and henceforth.
To perform the following duties in relation to training and promotion initiatives for the financial services sector: (a) to conduct project planning and draw up implementation details; (b) to work out arrangements in collaboration with the implementation partners; (c) to liaise with different industry associations, education institutions and relevant parties; (d) to monitor and review the implementation, financial position and effectiveness of the initiatives; (e) to prepare agreements, reports and other documents related to the funding and implementation of the initiatives; and (f) to perform other duties as required.
Terms of Appointment:
Successful candidates will be appointed on non-civil service contract terms for a period of one year. Renewal of contract will be subject to the service need of the Branch and the performance of the candidate.
An end-of-contract gratuity may be granted if the contract is satisfactorily completed with consistently high standard of performance and conduct. Such gratuity, plus any contribution to be made by the Government to a Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) scheme in respect of the appointee as required by the MPF Schemes Ordinance, will equal to 15% of the total basic salary drawn during the contract period. Rest days, statutory holidays (or substituted holidays), annual leave, maternity leave, sickness allowance, where appropriate, will be granted in accordance with the provisions of the Employment Ordinance.
(a) The candidate must be a permanent resident 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 requirements 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. The candidate appointed is not on civil service terms of appointment and conditions of service. The candidate appointed is not a civil servant and will not be eligible for posting, promotion or transfer to any post 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 selection 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 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 together with their application forms to the enquiry address stated below.
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 Centre of the Employment Services Division, Labour Department. The said form can also be downloaded from the Civil Service Bureau's Internet Website (http://www.csb.gov.hk). Completed application form together with a full curriculum vitae and copies of qualification and experience supporting documents should reach the enquiry address below on or before the closing date for application (the postmark date on the envelope will be regarded as the date of application). Please mark on the envelope “Application for Senior Project Manager”.
Applications with incomplete or unclear information will not be considered. Candidates who are selected for interview will normally receive an invitation in about two to six weeks from the closing date for applications, but this timing is subject to change without prior notification to applicants. Those who are not invited for interview may assume that their applications are unsuccessful.
Personnel Registry, Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau (Financial Services Branch), 24/F, Central Government Offices, 2 Tim Mei Avenue, Tamar, Hong Kong.
Newspaper(s) Advertised and Date(s):
Ming Pao (6 March 2015) and South China Morning Post (7 March 2015)