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Vacancies at GBCC

Members of Governing Board

The Great Britain China Centre (GBCC), a non-departmental public body under the supervision of the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, is seeking new members for its Board of Directors. 

GBCC’s mission is to develop UK-China relations through dialogue and promoting the rule of law, good governance and sustainable development.    The Centre is governed by a Board of Directors chosen as persons of distinction in their field. They have China experience or involvement and support the Centre’s programmes. The Board supervises governance and gives guidance to the Chairman and the Executive Director.  It ensures that GBCC funds, supported by an annual grant from the FCO, are spent in accordance with the intention of Parliament.

Board members, who are volunteers and not remunerated, are chosen to reflect priority fields for GBCC.  GBCC will appoint three members, one with a background in legal affairs, the judiciary or the Bar, and another in accounting or finance.

Members of the Board, which meets four times a year, serve for three-years and may be re-appointed.   Candidates should apply before December 16th by letter to the Chairman of the Board, attaching CV, to contact@gbcc.org.uk

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External Vacancies

Amnesty International - Hong Kong office
Researcher
https://careers.amnesty.org/vacancy/270/description/ 
Closing date: none given, posted on this page 26/07/2013

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Administrative and Finance Officer, The Rights Practice (Full-time)

The Rights Practice seeks an Administrative and Finance Officer for their London office to help support the organisation’s growing programme in China. 

We are seeking a motivated and experienced individual to support the financial and project management of our human rights and legal cooperation programme with China.  As part of a small team you will have responsibility for office management and financial administration, including bookkeeping.

Further details and a job description are available. http://www.rights-practice.org/en/about.html

To apply, please submit by email your CV and a cover letter to Nicola Macbean.

Email: apply@rights-practice.org  Deadline for applications Monday 28th October 2013.   Interviews are expected to take place on Monday 4th November 2013.

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3 Positions in FYSE China

FYSE aims to tackle the world’s most pressing social and environmental issues by empowering social entrepreneurs to achieve their utmost impact. We especially focus on inspiring and empowering youth and women to succeed as social entrepreneurs by building supportive community hubs across China and increasingly internationally.

We are at an exciting period of growth. With our work increasingly being supported by a network of partners and donors we are now growing our small team and are looking for an ambitious team-player to take a leading role for our Spark:Her program in China.

Program Manager | Spark:Her   [Beijing]

Mandate:

·         Position Spark:Her as the top program working on women empowerment and social entrepreneurship

·         Support the Executive Director to scale the program across China in 2014 and internationally by 2015

·         Oversee the expansion, training and management of the program team

·         Increase and maintain the quality and integrity of the program

The program manager will work directly with the Executive Director to execute and scale up the women social entrepreneurship program (Spark:Her) in China. The role will contribute to project planning and execution of the WISE conference series, academies and incubator, and provides the opportunity to work with a number of stakeholders including women social entrepreneurs, donors, media, corporate volunteers, as well as NGO partners.
Please download full job description to apply here

Associate | Programs    [Beijing]

Mandate:

·         Position Spark:Her as the top program working on women empowerment and social entrepreneurship

·         Support the Program Manager to execute the program across China

The Associate (Programs) will work directly with the Spark:Her Program Manager to implement the WISE conference, Spark:Her Academies and incubator,with the aim to inspire and support women to become social entrepreneurs. The role provides the opportunity to work with a number of stakeholders including women social entrepreneurs, corporate volunteers, as well as NGO partners.
Please download full job description to apply here 
 
Associate | Partnerships and Fundraising   [Beijing]

Mandate:

·         Position Spark:Her as the top program working on women empowerment and social entrepreneurship

·         Support the Executive Director to secure the resources (money, talent, time) needed to execute the Spark:Her program in China

The Associate  (Partnerships and Fundraising) will work directly with the Executive Director and Spark:Her Program Manager to identify and secure the resources (money, talent, time) needed to successfully execute the women social entrepreneurship program (Spark:Her) in China. The role requires working with a number of external stakeholders on a daily base, including women social entrepreneurs, donors, media, corporate volunteers, as well as NGO partners.
Please download full job description to apply here


Permanent Notices:

English Language Teachers sought

UK Visa & International Education Centre(英国教育与签证中心)
UVIC Ltd. (UK) has an English Language training school network in China. They are searching for native English teachers who are willing to work in China. The positions are flexible therefore you can live, teach and carry out your own research in China. Accommodation, flights and visa will be taken care. TEFL certified individuals are preferred. One year contract minimum.
Address: Uvic, Centre Point, London WC1A 1DD
tel 020 7734-6888, mobile 07834 039-949

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Internships in China
UK China Work Experience Programme
offers UK graduates an opportunity to live and work in China. Since its launch, over 250 graduates have been recruited by a wide range of employers. Placements last from 12 to 50 weeks.

Requirements for the Programme:
be a UK citizen
be studying/have studied at an English university
GTI Recruiting Solutions manages the UK China Graduate Work Experience Programme on behalf of the UK Government.  To apply, you must complete the online application form here www.ukchinagrad.gtios.com;   http://ukchinagrad.com/china-placements this page lists some of the internship vacancies available; general website: www.ukchinagrad.com