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Hong Kong Organic Resource Centre Certification Limited

The Hong Kong Organic Resource Centre Certification Limited is the first local independent certification body of organic production in Hong Kong. The Centre is providing organic certification service and actively promoting organic movement to public through mass publicity and educational campaigns. We are seeking passionate and energetic candidates who are interested in organic and agricultural development in Hong Kong to fill the following vacancies:

 

A. Certification Officer                                                          

The appointee is expected to assist the Centre Executive/Assistant Centre Executive in the execution of administrative and certification system control matters, promotional and educational activities. He/She will involve in handling certification applications, maintaining certification documentation system and website, promoting organic agriculture and aquaculture industries and educating the public on related areas.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in agriculture, fisheries, biology, environmental science or related disciplines. Knowledge of certification, auditing, food safety and/or organic farming/fisheries will be an advantage.  They should be self-motivated, out-going, energetic, able to work independently, and willing to take new challenges and work with various stakeholders. They should also have passion for and devotion to organic and green living, and the eagerness to promote local organic agriculture. Good communication skills in both spoken and written English and Chinese and good computer skills including MS Office and Chinese word-processing are required.

Initial appointment will be offered on a fixed-term contract of one year. Re-appointment thereafter will be subject to mutual agreement.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

B. Promotion Officer / Senior Promotion Officer                                             

The appointee is expected to assist the Centre Director/Assistant Centre Executive in administrative, promotional and educational activities. He/she will be involved in promotional or educational projects for promoting local organic agriculture and sustainable environment to students or general public AND/OR involved in interview and writing, maintaining the company website and online communication platform, and handling publication works.

Applicants should have a university degree or equivalent qualification, with at least three years of relevant experience in administration and event management.  Those with less qualification or experience will be considered for the post of Promotion Officer.

The appointee should be able to work independently, self-motivated, ready to accept challenges, and willing to meet people.  Out-going and energetic personality are expected.  Good communication in both spoken and written English and Chinese and good computer skills including MS Office and Chinese word-processing are required.  

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of one year.  Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding. 

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

 

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to submit their applications. Please send your CV with expected salary to Ms. Cecily Wong (cecilywong@hkorc.org). Those not invited for interview 8 weeks after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful.

HKORC-Cert reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.