JOB ADVERTISEMENT: ILGA-Asia is recruiting an Office Coordinator

 JOB ADVERTISEMENT: ILGA-Asia is recruiting an Office Coordinator (Hong Kong). Deadline for application is Thursday 29th January 2015.

Click here to download the job description and here for the application pack 

1. The Job
This is an exciting new position at the office of ILGA-Asia in Hong Kong. In coordination with the Board of ILGA-Asia and with the Executive Director of ILGA, the post holder will be responsible for the management of the ILGA-Asia office.

Main tasks [see the job description for a full list]:

  • Managing all administrative aspects of the ILGA-Asia office, including staff supervision, compliance with relevant legislation and relationship to service providers;
  • Overseeing, jointly with the ILGA-Asia Board, the finances of the regional organisation, implementing all related tasks, including the supervision of the Finance Officer once one has been hired;
  • Selecting and hiring, in coordination with the ILGA-Asia co-chairs and the ILGA head office, and supervising two officers (one in 2015 and one in 2016);


Main Job requirements [see the job description for a full list]:

  1. Proven management experience of at least one year.
  2. Knowledge of the Asian LGBTI movement and human rights issues related to it; first-hand experience in an LGBTI organization is highly desirable.
  3. Fluent English, both written and oral. Fluency in Chinese and/or Hindi are an asset.


3. Gross salary
In the region of 200,000 – 220,000 HKD per year, depending on experience. Contribution to re-location costs to Hong Kong.

Closing date for receipt of applications by E-mail: 17.00 Hong Kong time, Thursday 29th January 2015.

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted and that we are unable to offer individual feedback.

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