NGO - Program Manager (Education / Youth Development)

Location Hong Kong
Job-type Full Time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Paola Carrillo
Email email Paola
Reference A020360 (AWEI-683640_1641173014

Our client, a new NGO supported by a major technology brand, whose goal is to advance the long-term capacity of technology skills in Hong Kong through education and capacity building, is in the search for their Program Manager.

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Program Manager will be responsible for leading the establishment of youth development programs (targeting secondary school students).

Responsibilities:

  • Plan, design, implement, manage, and lead the execution of the education/development programs in accordance with the mission of the Foundation (programs should encompass entrepreneurship, innovation, and technology subjects)
  • Develop age-appropriate (fun, engaging) programs to equip the students (secondary school) with skills, tools, and knowledge to embrace future trends.
  • Ensuring the program quality is up to the required standards
  • Responsible for monitoring, budgeting, and control of finances
  • Fostering relationships, and collaborating with potential parties including government departments, colleges, education partners & startups to magnify the impact of the programs
  • Research on new topics to be developed
  • Develops sufficient subject matter knowledge on decided topics
  • Seeking, evaluating and reaching agreements with course developers
  • Curriculum design, and managing quality and deliverables of developers
  • Continuously evaluating, improving and rolling out new features on existing courses

Requirements:

  • Bachelor`s or master's degree in Computer Science, Technology or Engineering highly desired
  • 3-5 years of professional experience
  • Familiar with the education system in Hong Kong
  • Fluency in Cantonese and English is a must
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proactive, analytical, hands-on individual
  • Advantageous: knowledge in cloud computing (technology related) skills

Interested parties who meet the experience requirements click on Apply, kindly note only relevant candidates will be contacted.