Election to KY Board 2019

We are looking for a new board for the next year and applications are open now! KY Board holds the highest executive power at KY. They are the face and voice of our members, upholding our strategy and traditions, and ensuring that all KY members get to enjoy the best student experience around.

KY Board is a full-time, paid position of responsibility. Excellent communication skills in Finnish and in English are required in all positions. All applications must be at least in English. The Former of the Board and all board members will be chosen by KY Representative Council.

You will find all the applicants here after each application deadline.

If you have any questions regarding the elections, please contact hallitusvalinta@kyweb.fi or if you want to know more about specific positions contact the current board member. It is suggested to go for a lunch/coffee etc. with old board members to discuss on-going events and responsibilities.

Schedule

22.10.2018 Applications open

2.11.2018 at 16:00 Deadline to apply for the Former of the Board at KY Association

6.11.2018 at 17:00 Panel for candidates applying for the Former of the Board. Straight after the election of the former of the board in the meeting of KY Representative Council

16.11.2018 at 16:00 Deadline to apply for Board Member at KY Association

20.11.2018 at 18:00 Panel for KY Association Board Member applicants

27.11.2018 at 17:00 KY Representative Council convenes and elects the Board for KY Association for the year 2019 on the basis of the Board Former’s proposal

Application for the Former of the Board at KY Association

Send your application, picture and resume to hallitusvalinta@kyweb.fi by Friday 2.11.2018 16:00. (N.B. Do not send the application to kye-list@kyweb.fi, this will be done by the selection workgroup after the deadline.) Applications must be in Finnish.

All applicants for the Former of the Board are expected to join the interview session organized by the Representative Council on Monday 5.11.2018 at 19:00 at KY Building.

Applicants for the Former of the Board have the possibility to show their interest in the position until the beginning of the panel discussion for all applicants, however, we wish that applicants would comply with the indicative deadline. The panel for applicants for the Former of the Board will be held on Tuesday 6.11.2018 17:00 onwards at KY Building, Yläkertsi. Straight after the Former of the Board will be elected at the Representative Council’s meeting.

Application for Board Member at KY Association

Send your application, picture and resume to hallitusvalinta@kyweb.fi by Friday 16.11.2018 16:00. (N.B. Do not send the application to kye-list@kyweb.fi, this will be done by the selection workgroup after the deadline). Please include in your application your current year of study, your study program and your preference for areas of responsibility. The allocation of responsibilities varies from year to year, so you can choose the topics of your interest from the list below:

Alumni

Brand

Campus affairs

Communications

Community

Corporate Relations

Culture

Digital KY

Educational or Academic affairs

Elections

Finance

International affairs

Master’s students

New premises

New students

Ownership steering

Probba

Sports and wellbeing

Sustainability

Vice Chairman of the Board

Volunteers

Work and Career

Applicants have the possibility to show their interest in the position until the beginning of the panel discussion, however, we wish that applicants would comply with the indicative deadline. After the application period has ended, you will receive materials in your inbox that help you prepare for the panel discussion held on Tuesday 20.11.2018 at 18 in Otakaari 1, U9 hall. In addition, the Former of the Board will interview all applicants. The Board of KY for the year of 2019 will be selected on the basis of the proposal of the Former of Board and via approval of the Representative Council on Tuesday 27.11.2018 at KY Building, Yläkertsi.