The CEFC is a research institute with a regional vocation (mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan), under the supervision of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the French National Centre of Scientific Research. The CEFC publishes China Perspectives/Perspectives chinoises, a bilingual interdisciplinary research journal that analyses political, social, economic, and cultural developments in contemporary China (mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan).
The editorial assistant will have the function of participating in the editorial work of the journal. More concretely, the main activities will be:
- Proofreading and formatting, according to the style sheet specific to the CEFC, of the articles accepted for publication, in the English and French versions.
- Formatting the bibliographies of articles, in both languages, with translation of referenced titles from one language to the other.
This position is part-time (50%). The person must already have the right to work in Hong Kong.
Expected skills: Fluency in French and English, both spoken and written. Autonomy, precision, organisation, teamwork.
Professional environment: The CEFC is located on the campus of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), one of the most renowned in the region. CEFC members benefit from a dynamic and stimulating work environment in contact with Hong Kong and international colleagues.
In addition, within the CEFC, the editorial assistant will experience a work environment based on collegiality at the level of the editorial team.