Accounting Officer



Centre for Eye and Vision Research Limited (CEVR) is a research collaboration between The Hong Kong Polytechnic  University  (PolyU)  and  the  University  of  Waterloo  (UW)  under the InnoHK initiative of HKSAR Government.  It is located at the Hong Kong Science Park, Pak Shek Kok, NT, Hong Kong.  It is the first global hub performing ground-breaking research in five key areas – myopia and eye growth, ocular drug discovery and delivery, vision enhancement, tear film and ocular surface and advanced   optometric   technology.    The mission of CEVR  is  to  generate technologies to prevent vision loss in the aging population and preserve healthy vision.


Accounting Officer (Ref No.: CEVR-AFO) Download this adv here


The appointee  will  report  directly  to  the  Administration Manager (Finance) and  perform  functions supporting the administration and finance of CEVR.  He/She will be required to:

  • Post entries into systems and prepare accounting documents for approval;
  • Assist in closing for management account and preparing financial reports;
  • Assist in arranging payment requests and reimbursements;
  • Assist in preparing budget and forecast;
  • Liaise with internal and external parties;
  • Hand some administrative work including filing and document management;
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by CEO and Scientific Director as well as COO and Deputy Scientific Director of CEVR and/or their delegates.


Applicants should:

  • have a recognised degree in Accounting, Finance or a related discipline;
  • Member/Student member of HKICPA/ACCA or other relevant recognized professional bodies;
    have a good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese, with fluency in Putonghua would be an advantage;
  • have hands-on   computer   skills  including   PowerPoint,   Excel  and  Chinese   word processing;
  • be a good team player, and be proactive and dedicated to work;
  • have a positive can-do attitude;
  • have good communication and interpersonal skills;

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to sit for an interview.


A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered.   Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application.


Interested party can send the application form (download here) with CV and expected salary to

Application opens until 12 July 2024