Editor (at the rank of Executive Officer)

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The Role

The appointee will

  • Edit and proofread academic papers for publication in international journals, postgraduate dissertations and theses;
  • Prepare commissioned writing, grant application proposals, reports, prospectus and speeches;
  • Update and administer research output databases;
  • Answer enquiries for published papers; and perform other duties as assigned.
  • What will you need


  • Applicants should have a good Bachelor’s degree with at least 5 years’ relevant experience.
  • An excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese; competent in academic English writing and editing; the capacity to handle correspondence independently; and a strong sense of responsibility.
  • Have hands-on experience in computer software, particularly those related to editing, presentation and publication.
  • Be self-motivated, a good team player, and able to work efficiently under immense pressure.
  • Experience in medical editing will be an advantage.
  • Benefits

  • To commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal
  • A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
  • Location

  • Department: Department of Surgery, School of Clinical Medicine (21700)
  • Interest?
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  • The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Closes April 1, 2022.
    Advertised:Mar 18, 2022 (HK Time)
    Applications close:Apr 1, 2022 (HK Time)

  • If you are driven, committed and want to experience transformation and breakthrough on a daily basis on this exciting career, apply today or call our team for more details via:
    Mail: info@hku-vn.org or Phone: +84 909 901 167