Post Title:

Essentials:

  • Minimum 3 days per week of 3 months
    * Flexible working hours can be arranged with advance notice

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support beverage packaging reduction and recovery activities
  • Outreach to recycling shops and informal collectors
  • Co-create project ideas
  • Engage project stakeholders
  • Support project events and meetings

Preferences / requirements:

  • University student in business development, marketing and sustainability would be highly regarded
  • Able to work outdoors
  • Experience in proposal development and social media
  • Good knowledge of sustainability/ circular economy/ current waste policies and waste manage strategies.
  • English and Chinese writing ability
  • Skills in graphic design, video editing and content writing are advantages
    *Actual tasks are flexible and subjected to the needs of the project as well as the talents and interests of the applicant

Application procedure:

Interested candidates should email Amber Leung via [email protected] 18 January 2021 with the available date, curriculum vitae and a cover letter.

Personal data provided will be used for recruitment purpose only.

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Post Title:

Essentials:

  • Minimum 2 days per week for 3 months

Project:

The project aims to modify coastal hiking trails. It is an initiative to improve the missing links between the urban city and the green and blue area in Hong Kong.

Job description and responsibilities:

  • Reach out to community stakeholders to collect feedbacks and comments
  • Promote the beauty of trail to the general public
  • Explore the community stories and history along the trail
  • Provide contents updates for websites and social media

Preferences / requirements:

  • English and Chinese writing skills
  • Keen interest in urban planning
  • Active and ready to participate in a dynamic team
  • Independent
  • Able to work outdoors and hike

Application procedure:

Interested candidates should email Samuel Wong via [email protected] by 18 January 2021 with the available date, curriculum vitae and a cover letter.

Personal data provided will be used for recruitment purpose only.

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 Post Title:

Essentials:

  • Minimum 2 days per week for 3 months

Project:

Walking with Wheels is an initiative to observe and understand different types of wheels- users. The project begins in Central and expects to expand our studies to various locations in Hong Kong. We want to identify policy implications and raise public awareness in planning for a wheels users-friendly society.

Job description and responsibilities:

  • Raise public awareness for better accessibility for the wheel-users
  • Document stories of people who push carts and trollies
  • Work out solutions and policy implications to improve walkability and connectivity in our society
  • Hold a photo exhibition and create related booklets
  • Skills in graphic design, video editing and content writing are advantages

Preferences / requirements:

  • English and Chinese writing skills
  • Keen interest in urban planning
  • Active and ready to participate
  • Independent
  • Able to work outdoors

Application procedure:

Interested candidates should email Samuel Wong via [email protected] by 18 January 2021 with the available date, curriculum vitae and a cover letter.

Personal data provided will be used for recruitment purpose only.

 


About Designing Hong Kong

Designing Hong Kong Limited is a not-for-profit devoted to promoting sustainability, quality of life and good design as core values in planning, development and governance of cities. It promotes interventions wherever it sees that policies or institutions are not working the way they should.

About Drink Without Waste

The “Drink Without Waste” initiative seeks to reduce the volume of used beverage packaging going to waste by 70 to 90% in 2025. Our strategies are: to reduce the use of single-use beverage packaging; to achieve sustainable beverage packaging standards; to collect used beverage packaging; and to recycle the collected materials. “Drink Without Waste” is led by the Single-Use Beverage Packaging Working Group, a coalition of beverage manufacturers and importers, waste handlers and recyclers, institutions, retailers and NGOs in Hong Kong. https://drinkwithoutwaste.org/