Location: Based in Hong Kong, with programme locations in East, South and South East Asia (Extensive travel required)
Duration: 2 years with possibility of extension
Application Deadline: Ongoing
To coordinate the programme on capacity building for labour organisations in Asia, particularly China.
To plan, implement and raise fund for China projects.
To liaise and coordinate with all partners, including the donors.
To regularly assess and report on the China projects to the staff committee, donors, Board of Directors and Regional Council of AMRC.
To attend related partners’ meeting, particularly in China.
To assist Chinese NGOs in staff development, programme planning and evaluation.
To campaign for labour rights in China.
To collect and document China related information, for information request and in house research.
To conduct project related researches.
To organise exchange visits, trainings, workshops and conferences.
To collaborate as needed with other staff members on AMRC’s other thematic programmes.
We welcome applicants who are committed to promoting labour rights and who have the following qualifications:
Minimum 5 years’ experience as an activist, working on labour rights with experience in China;
Knowledge of Asian labour relations and the labour movement, especially of China;
Proven research and analytical skills with demonstrated writing abilities on the issue;
Ability to think critically and politically, and problem-solving skills with minimal resources and a corresponding ability to draft and implement budgets for regional projects and initiatives;
Experience in promoting teamwork and working collaboratively in a multicultural environment;
Good written and spoken Chinese (Putonghua) and English communication skills;
Ability to communicate in other Asian languages would be welcome;
Ability to bring together diverse interests across boundaries of race, class, gender, sexuality and nationality in collaborative and creative ways;
Please send your CV stating available date with a cover letter that describes your experience and expertise to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Short-listed candidates will be contacted individually. AMRC is an equal opportunities employer. For more information, please visit www.amrc.org.hk
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