English Editor

    (English only)

    Responsibilities:

    • Report to Chief Editor of “Our China Story”
    • Compose, edit, and proofread English articles on the website
    • Liaise with editorial team on content development and planning
    • Ensure the quality and consistency of the English website content
    • Update the English website every day
    • Rewrite text to make it easier for readers to understand
    • Meet tight deadlines and monitor workflow
    • Liaise with translation house and to proofread the translated texts: grammar, spelling, and punctuation
    • Handle administrative work and liaise with vendors and translation house to ensure the quality of translation content

    Requirements:

    • Bachelor degree or above in translation, communications, journalism or related discipline
    • At least 5 years of solid experience in translation, publishing, communications, and editorial roles at sizeable organisations
    • A creative thinker with outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
    • Highly organized and detail oriented
    • Ability to work on multiple projects at a time in a fast-paced environment
    • Good knowledge of current issues, social trends, cultural studies of today’s China
    • Excellent command in both written English and Chinese is a MUST
    • Additional certification in linguistics is a plus

     

    Interested parties please send:

    1. full resume;
    2. cover letter;
    3. copies of academic transcripts (including public examination results if applicable);
    4. present and expected salary;
    5. availability 

    by email to: hr@ourhkfoundation.org.hk, or by post to:

    Our Hong Kong Foundation Limited
    19/F, Nan Fung Tower
    88 Connaught Road Central
    Hong Kong
    Human Resources Department

    Applicants who are not invited to an interview within two months from the date of their submission should consider their applications unsuccessful. 

    All information provided by applicants will be handled with strictest confidence and will be solely used for the purpose of recruitment.

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