Local time Hong Kong
1:40 PM

Part-time Policy and Communication Officer

27 May 2021

The Consulate General of Sweden is currently seeking a multi-talented, creative and outgoing person to join our team as a part time Policy and Communication Officer.

The Consulate General of Sweden is currently seeking a multi-talented, creative and outgoing person to join our team as a part time Policy and Communication Officer.

Your profile:

You are a positive person living in Hong Kong who is service-minded with a flexible approach. You are a team player, but you are also able to work independently. You have a background in communication, media or analysis.

As a policy and communication officer you will be part of a team at the Consulate General of Sweden in Hong Kong.

Your main tasks:

  • Monitor, translate and analyse local news
  • Contribute to the content of the Consulate’s social media accounts; Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Sweden Abroad
  • Work with partners/contractors/government bodies for local promotion events
  • Coordinate programs for incoming delegations
  • Take part of the daily administrative work in the consulate
  • Carry out any other relevant assignments within the consulate

Qualifications:

  • Candidates must have a valid work permit or otherwise be permitted to work legally in Hong Kong for the duration of the employment period
  • Degree holder, preferable major in communications or political science
  • Fluent in Cantonese and English
  • Experience from media or analysis work
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet tight deadlines
  • Strong social and communication skills
  • Good computer skills in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook) and Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop) and video post-processing

 Starting date: As soon as possible

Working hours: Monday to Friday 08.30-12.30.

The contract of the position initially runs until 30 June 2022 with a possibility of prolongation. If you think this is a role for you, please send your cover letter together with your CV and portfolio/example of previous works (if any) to generalkonsulat.hongkong@gov.se, marked “Policy and Communication Officer” as soon as possible, but by the latest on 7 June.

The consulate will put considerably emphasis on the personal interviews when selecting a candidate.

If you have any questions you are welcome to contact Joakim Ladeborn on telephone +852 2521 1212.

 

Last updated 27 May 2021, 3.20 PM