Aalto University Student Union AYY is an advocacy and service organisation for more than 14,000 students. AYY employs approximately 40 people and our student union includes hundreds of volunteers and associations. AYY is a young and innovative operator in the student union field, where you can implement your own ideas and create something new. As a member service, providing affordable student housing close to the place of study is the most important goal of AYY’s housing services. AYY owns approximately 30 student housing properties in Otaniemi, Espoo, and elsewhere in the Helsinki metropolitan area, and they have a total of approx. 2,600 apartments that are rented to AYY’s members. This decade, we plan to build more than 1,000 new apartments for our members in Otaniemi.
We are now recruiting a project manager for AYY’s property team of six people to take care of annual repairs and renovation in AYY’s properties as well as apartment renovations together with the Head of Property Management and Maintenance Foreman. Project Manager also participates in various development projects of the property unit together with the rest of the team.
- Relevant education in the field of construction
- A few years of experience in the real estate industry
- Experience in independent project or service management
- Willingness to develop and enthusiasm for teamwork
- Good communication skills
- Fluent in spoken and written Finnish
Beneficial in the position:
- Experience from student union or organisational activities
- English and Swedish skills
We offer you a challenging job where you can come up with new ideas, develop your own skills and promote long-term projects together with our skilled property team. In the role of project manager, you have the opportunity to influence the student housing situation in the Helsinki metropolitan area.
The employment relationship is permanent and full-time. The work will start as agreed as soon as a suitable person is found. We offer great employment benefits. As a work community, AYY is very flexible and diverse. Take a look behind the link to see what it’s like to work for us!
Are you interested? Please send your application and CV, preferably in pdf format, by 11.59pm on Sunday, 1 November 2020 to rekrytointi(a)ayy.fi.
The first interviews will most likely take place in week 45. Please include the contact details of your referrers and your salary request in your application. During the application process, we will contact the referrers of selected applicants. For further information on the position, please contact Manager of Real Estate Department Heikki Niemi, heikki.niemi(at)ayy.fi or 050 577 9288.
You can read more about our activities at www.ayy.fi.