Employment Opportunity

1 Position

Project Officer--Program and Research 

(Full-time, 1-year Contract [with the possibility of renewal depending on resources], One Vacancy)

Job responsibilities
• Initiate and assist in research projects and report productions
•     Assist in international advocacy work: desk, online, and field research that feeds into policy advocacy materials for governments and UN mechanisms
•     Translation of documents and other materials
• Outreach to and collaboration with diverse civil society groups, including international NGOs and activists
• Plan, coordinate and implement programme activities 
•     Other related duties as assigned

1)    University graduate, preferably major in Social Sciences, Law or related field
2)    Proficiency in written and spoken Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin) and English with good writing skills
3)    Strong research and analytical skills, and the ability to summarize complex information in an accessible form for diverse audiences
4)    Knowledge and skills in online applications and multimedia software 
5)    Excellent planning and organizational skills; flexible, proactive, and able to multitask, prioritize, and meet multiple deadlines
6)    Independent and communicative, willing to work under pressure and with flexible time schedule. 
7)    Knowledge of politics and human rights situation in China an advantage.
8)    Immediate availability is preferred

Closing date: 15 August, 2019
Interested parties please send your application with full résumé indicating date of availability, latest and expected salary to: [email protected] 
(Please mark Application for Project Officer on the subject of email) 

CHRLCG provides benefits including 15-day annual leave and medical insurance. 

Note: All application materials will be used only for the recruitment. All personal data of unsuccessful candidates will be destroyed within 6 months upon completion of the relevant recruitment exercises.

Description of organisation: China Human Rights Lawyers Concern Group (CHRLCG), a non-profit non-government organisation based in Hong Kong SAR, was established in 2007. It works for the betterment of the legal environment in China and advocates for the protection of the rights of human rights lawyers and legal rights defenders in the country.