Students & Scholars Against Corporate Misbehaviour (SACOM) as a NGO aims at bringing concerned students, scholars, labor activists, and consumers together to monitor corporate behavior and to advocate for workers’ rights. SACOM currently has a vacancy on:

Project Coordinator (Organizing)/

Project Officer (Organizing)

Duties

As Project Officer, the appointee will be required to:

– maintain an active liaison with potential and established allied groups and coalition partners in Mainland China;

– organize and implement Chinese labor rights campaigns;

– give aid to compile reports on cor1porate social responsibilities and labour rights

– provide assistance to administrative and accounting support to the organization;

As Project Coordinator, the appointee will be additionally required to:

– develop and strategize effective labor rights campaigns;

– write proposal for fundraising purpose.

Requirements

For appointment as Project Officer, applicants should:

– have a recognized bachelor’s degree;

– have good command of written Chinese and Mandarian;

– have a good independent working ability;

– take occasional duties in evenings and holidays;

– be willing to take working travel to Mainland China;

– have interest on Chinese labour rights.

For appointment as Project Coordinator, applicants should additionally:

– have relevant working experience in NGOs OR at least 3 years other working experience;

– excellent command of Chinese and have a master’s degree (research degree is preferable);

– be familiar with the social and political affairs in China

Remunerations

We offer appointee:

– a competitive salary which will be commensurate with qualifications and experience;

– a one-year contract with the possibility of renewal;

– 18 days on-paid annual leave;

– five working days per week and 40 working hours per week.

– medical benefits;

– 1 day menstrual leave (female) and 7 days paternity leave (male).

Application and Enquiries

Applicants are requested to state clearly the specific post applied for in your application, and to state their current and expected salary. In addition, applicants have to write an article on either “Workers Rights” OR “Corporate Social Responsibility”. Please send your application letter enclosing an up-to-date curriculum vitae and the article to us before 25th Jan 2010 by e-mail: sacom@sacom.hk . All the information provided will be only used for recruitment and be kept confidential. For more information about SACOM, please refer to www.sacom.hk.