APPLICATION PERIODS IN AUTUMN 2021


  • 19.11.-3.12. Chair of the Board and Board members of KY Foundation, Editor-in-Chief of Kylteri Magazine


More information on each application process can be found below once the application period has started!

KY Foundation Board

APPLY TO KY FOUNDATION BOARD


Applications for the KY Foundation student members 2022 are open now! The highest decision-making power in KY Foundation is mainly held by its board, which is in charge of overseeing the foundation’s operations and representing the organization.


KY Foundation student member is a position of responsibility that lasts two years. The Chair of the KY Foundation Board is a paid part-time position of trust that lasts one year (1.1.2022-31.12.2022). Excellent communication skills in Finnish are required in all positions. All applications must be at least in English. 


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


If you have any questions regarding the elections, please contact boardelections@ky.fi or if you want to know more about specific positions contact the Chair of the KY Foundation Board. It is suggested to reach out to current Board Members to discuss on-going events and responsibilities.

Read more about KY Foundation

APPLICATION FOR BOARD MEMBER AT KY FOUNDATION BOARD


Apply by sending the following materials to boardelections@ky.fi by Thursday 3.12.2021 21:00:

  • Are you applying as the chair or member of the board?
  • Application
  • Brief introduction of yourself (max. 100 words)
  • Picture of yourself (1080 x 1080 px)
  • Resume


All materials must be in English and they will be sent to the KY Representative Council. Introductions and pictures will be published on this page. 


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 Thursday 7.12.2021 at 17:00 (U006 at the School of Business).

SCHEDULE


19.11.2021 Applications open: Chair of the Board and Student members of the KY Foundation Board.

3.12.2021 at 21:00 Deadline to apply for the student members of KY Foundation Board.

7.12.2021 at 17:00 Panel for candidates applying for the Chair of the Board and Student members of the KY Foundation Board. Straight after the panel, they are chosen in the KY Representative Council meeting.


Blog by the board members

Read the blog by Rasse and Iiro

Editor in Chief of Kylteri

Apply as the Editor in Chief


The Editor-in-Chief serves as the head of the magazine while representing the publication itself. Responsible for driving the strategic direction of the magazine, the Editor-in-Chief collaborates closely with the Art Director, the contributing writers and the sub-editor.


The Editor-in-Chief also determines the editorial guidelines and tone of voice for the Kylteri brand, ensuring that all content produced falls in line with this style.


What is Kylteri Magazine?


Kylteri Magazine has been keeping up the journalism traditions of Aalto University Business Students for nearly 22 years. Since day one, the magazine has provided its readers with journalism covering topics ranging from student life and societal phenomena to career and alumni stories. Kylteri is an independent student magazine published by the KY Foundation.

Kylteri magazines in Issuu
Requirements for the position:
  • Innovative and creative bent of mind on Kylteri magazine’s future
  • Fluent communication and writing skills both in Finnish and English
  • Good interpersonal & leadership skills
  • Ability to work under stress and within deadlines
  • Knowledge of student culture and student life

Responsibilities of the Editor-in-Chief:
  • Directing and supporting the contributors in writing articles, photographing and illustrating
  • Evaluating content and making final decisions on appropriateness for the publication
  • Developing stories and content ideas by considering the audience appeal
  • Managing the magazine’s budget
  • Publishing two issues of Kylteri Magazine


Benefits for the position:
  • A chance of lifetime to develop in the field of journalism and communication
  •  The Editor-in-Chief is paid a recompense for every published issue  
  • Motivational and one of a kind work environment at KY Office

How to apply?


Send your application and resume to kylteri@ky.fi by Friday 3.12.2021 at 23:59. The application and resumer can be in Finnish or English.


If you have any questions, you can contact the current Editor in Chief Jutta Sibakov.


Schedule


19.11.2021 Application opens

3.12.2021 at 23:59 Deadline to apply as the Editor in Chief


Once the application period has ended, the applicants will be interviewed and contacted on the result. There will not be a streamed panel.


Blog by Jutta

Read the blog

Applicants


Once the application period has ended, the applicants for the chair and the board members of KY Foundation are published here.

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