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Call for applications: Secretary for Organisational Affairs (Kuopio)

The Student Union of the University of Eastern Finland is accepting applications for the position of secretary for organisational affairs. The main tasks of a secretary for organisational affairs are:

  • Customer service at Student Union office
  • Developing office services
  • Developing the job description and organisational sector
  • Training volunteers and trustees
  • Other duties as assigned by the secretary general

Applicants are expected to have knowledge in the field of higher education; to be able to work independently and act on one’s own initiative; to have organisational skills; to be cooperative and customer service oriented; and to be fluent in Finnish and English. Prior experience of Student Union activities and organisational work are considered an advantage. Furthermore, we value knowledge of legislation related to students. You may familiarise yourself with the Student Union organisation at www.isyy.fi.

The position is fixed-term employment with flexible working hours, and a 75 percent commitment (28 hour workweek). Salary will be paid in accordance with the Student Union (ISYY)’s salary grid, starting salary without bonuses will be around € 1483 per month. Employment will start in accordance with the contract. Applications and resumes are to be emailed to hakemukset@isyy.fi. The subject line should be ‘Järjestösihteerihaku’. Please name your possible attachment files clearly using your name, for instance ‘John Smith CV and John Smith application’.

Deadline for applications is 22 April 2016 at noon. Applicants who are to be interviewed will be individually informed of the matter, and the interviews will be conducted in Kuopio on 28 April 2016.

Further information:

Secretary General Anna-Kristiina Mikkonen
The Student Union of the University of Eastern Finland
044 576 8417

Chairperson of the Executive Board Juho Ikonen
The Student Union of the University of Eastern Finland
044 576 8400