Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities


Check out the opportunities below and contact us at [email protected] with any questions

Events Manager

Job summary

The Hong Kong Rugby Union (HKRU) is seeking a professional and responsible Events Manager to plan and manage all non-7s HKRU events. The role of Events Manager is a newly created position, with the principle purpose of maintaining our reputation for high quality, financially successful events and ensuring deadlines and budgets are adhered to.

Specific responsibilities

  • Direct coordination of activities to prepare for the day of the event
  • Have a creative input to enhance and maintain our reputation for setting high quality events
  • Coordinate details of events such as HK7s Public Ticket Ballot, Asia Rugby Championship, HKRU Cup of Nations, and ad hoc events which are held from time to time such as Super Rugby matches, exhibition matches between professional teams from overseas, Bledisloe Cups, Women’s RWC qualifier and Junior World Rugby Trophy
  • Match day F&B management for all HKRU organised matches and events
  • VIP management
  • Manage a budget with a view to create and operate profitable events
  • Ensure insurance, legal, health and safety obligations are adhered to
  • Coordinate venue management, contractors and equipment hire
  • Organise facilities for car parking, security, hospitality and the media
  • Liaise with marketing team to promote the event
  • Liaise with the sponsorship team to ensure that sponsorship requirements are met
  • Coordinate suppliers, handling client queries and troubleshooting on the day of the event to ensure that all runs smoothly
  • Assist on sponsorship as required

Closing date: 20th May 2017

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National Performance Coach (Strength and Conditioning)

Job summary

To design, implement and monitor strength and conditioning programs for the HKRU, with an emphasis on providing support to the Men’s Performance and Development Squads and National Academy and Age Grades.

Specific responsibilities

  • Assist the Head of Athletic Performance with the design and implementation of strength, conditioning and injury prevention programs for the Men’s Performance and Development Squads, that concur with the physical preparation of the National Men’s Fifteens program for International Test matches.
  • Provide Sports Science support, including player load monitoring, for the Elite Rugby Program, utilising various technologies (GPS, Gymaware, Smartabase).
  • Design and implement strength, conditioning and injury prevention programs for the National Academy and Age grades.
  • Administer regular fitness testing sessions and provide reports for the Men’s Performance and Development.
  • To deliver and support modules of HKRU Coach Education and Development programmes

Closing date: 19th April 2017

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