Executive Officer I (Grants Management)
Office of Research and Knowledge Transfer Services
Ref : 210001UM
Closing date : September 14, 2021
The appointee will be responsible for (a) managing and administering various local and non-local research funding schemes and awards; (b) developing promotional and supportive activities in research grant facilitation; (c) liaising with internal Units / Departments and external funding bodies; (d) preparing statistical reports and papers; and (e) supervising supporting staff.
Applicants should have (i) a good Bachelor's degree or above; (ii) fulfilled the English language requirements set out on the website : https://www.hro.cuhk.edu.hk/en-gb/languageforeo ; (iii) at least 8 years' post-qualification executive experience, preferably in research grant management at higher education institutions (experience in management of Mainland China research grants will be advantageous); (iv) an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua); (v) excellent organisational, leadership and interpersonal skills; (vi) high self-motivation, a proactive attitude and competence in multitasking; (vii) the ability to work independently and under pressure; and (viii) high computer literacy and knowledge of software applications. Solid experience in writing reports and papers is preferred. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to sit for a written test.
Appointment will initially be made on contract basis for up to 2 years (with contract-end gratuity for a 2-year contract), renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement.
Applicants must submit copies of certificates showing that they have fulfilled the language requirements and academic qualifications stated above, otherwise their applications may NOT be considered.
Application Procedure :
The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the post above. For more information and to apply online, please visit http://career.cuhk.edu.hk