Uutiset @en Aino-Kaisa Manninen

Apply for a OYY’s intern for event management!

The Student Union of the University of Oulu is looking for an

INTERN FOR EVENT MANAGEMENT for the opening festivities of the academic year

Are you full of ideas and enthuastic about realizing them in event management, marketing and communications? The Student Union is now offering an internship position in the greatest and most spectacular festival of the year.

Internship consists of a variety of management tasks related to Vulcanalia, the opening festivities of the academic year. Tasks vary from, for instance, designing marketing and communications to corporate collaboration and the practicalities of the festivities, such as licensing issues.

As an event management intern you will have a chance to apply your project management skills to practice, develop your professional skills, and meet a great number of interesting people, thus extending your network. You will be able to independently execute your ideas and see your vision reflected in the event.

A brisk and hands-on attitude is a prerequisite for the intern. The intern has to be able to see the big picture and get along with many kinds of people. Academic studies are required of the applicant. Previous experience of working in projects or event management is considered an advantage.

The internship is divided into two parts. Preferrably, the internship should begin in the mid of May. The Vulcanalia festival itself is scheduled for the beginning of September, meaning that the workload will be heaviest in August and the beginning of September.

There will be approximately 30 working hours a week during 15.5.–15.6. and 1.8.–15.9., or as further stipulated by the contract. The recompense for the internship is 2,500 euros in total, to be paid in two parts. The applicant will have to acquire an internship grant from the university in order to be considered for the position.

Please send your application, preferrably in PDF format, by 23:59 on 1st of March 2018 to hakemukset@nulloyy.fi. Invitations for an interview will be sent during week 9 or 10. Interviews for the position will be arranged on 12th or 13th of March.

For further information on the internship please contact:
Event producer, community specialist Asta Salomaa, tel. 040 861 0868, e-mail: ttya@nulloyy.fi
Secretary General Aino-Kaisa Manninen, tel. 040 523 1822, e-mail: paasihteeri@nulloyy.fi.

The Student Union of the University of Oulu is a self-governing public corporation whose documents are principally public. Please note that the names of the applicants will be entered in the minutes and will be available on the Internet.