CAREERS

We are always looking for enthusiastic individuals passionate about revolutionizing education to join our team. If you are interested in joining us, please send your CV to info@ownacademy.co

If you are applying for a specific role below, please title your email “Job Role Name Application” (ex. “Sales and Marketing Manager Application”) and attach your CV.

Position Overview

We are currently seeking an ambitious and highly-skilled sales and marketing manager with a track record of exceptional, transformative management practices. In this role, you will be working with the CEO on strategies and increase sales. You will have tremendous opportunities to develop innovative policies and campaigns that shape the future of our organization. Candidates for this role will be strategic, knowledgeable, and exceptionally well-versed in the latest sales and marketing techniques as well as tried-and-true practices.

Responsibilities

  • Work with CEO on sales and marketing strategies
  • Own ultimate responsibility for successfully meeting or exceeding KPIs
  • Take calculated risks to increase profitability and brand recognition
  • Work collaboratively with the social media team to assess current projections
  • Collaborate with social media team to creatively reach more potential customers
  • Work in a hands-on fashion, building the team—provide motivation and inspiration
  • Oversee day-to-day sales, monitoring, and forecasting to better understand the market
  • Stay up-to-date on current market trends
  • Cultivate and deepen client relationships and partnerships that add value

Skills and Qualifications

  • Preferably experience in sales and marketing in an education setting
  • Knowledge of the education industry in Hong Kong
  • Preferably extensive network in the education industry
  • Knowledge about international and landscape of schools in Hong Kong
  • Evidence of ability to innovate and implement change successfully
  • Self-motivated
  • Works independently
  • 2-3 years of experiences
  • Fluency in English is a must. Cantonese and Mandarin preferred.

Position Overview

We’re looking for a Social Media Manager to engage and grow our social community. This individual will have the exciting opportunity to lead content creation, planning, community management, and performance optimization across key social platforms to engage audience. The ideal candidate is obsessed with social media, has a pulse on topics that matter to Education Innovation, and an eye for quality design.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the CEO to develop and implement a social media strategy.
  • Create strategies on monthly content calendar and daily engagement with the community.
  • Create detailed social media plans, including IG Stories, events, programs, influencer takeovers etc.
  • Develop post concepts and write all the captions in brand voice. Produce content across all channels (photos, GIFs, illustrations, videos, IG stories).
  • Manage and post to all OWN Academy social platforms including Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, and more.
  • Keeping track of branded events, newsletter content to align content with timely moments.
  • Analytics tracking + reporting (weekly, monthly, quarterly).
  • Foster and maintain relationships with internal and external organizations, brands, influencers for cross-promotion opportunities.
  • Test emerging formats and platforms as they arise.  

Skills and Qualifications

  • Lives and breathes social media. Has a passion and instinct for keeping on top of the latest trends and platform changes.
  • Design / graphic experience with Photoshop and/or Illustrator is a huge plus.
  • Excellent writer and creative thinker. A good visual eye and ability to identify quality content.
  • Ability to understand the larger context and business objectives of your workstream.
  • Is self-directed and self-motivated, but collaborates well; is energized by the idea of cross-department collaboration.
  • Is agile; learns quickly, moves fast, and works well under pressure.
  • Thoughtful about maintaining a consistent brand identity across all social media channels.
  • Interest in education innovation
  • 2-3 years of experience
  • Fluency in English is a must. Cantonese and Mandarin preferred.