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HYY is looking for Chair for HYY Group’s Board


HYY Group is a responsible corporate group with solid financial standing, acting in real estate, restaurant, accommodation and investment business.

HYY is looking for a Chair for HYY Group’s Board. Applicants for the position should have strong experience from HYY Group’s owner administration and vision for developing business operations. The Chair must be either a current or former member of HYY. Serving in the position successfully requires leadership skills, responsibility and cooperation with both the owner and Group management as well as understanding of being a student. The work is very independent in some respects and requires a moderate investment in terms of time.

Remuneration is paid for acting in the position.

Besides managing the Board, the Chair’s tasks include chairing the committees of the Group’s Board and presenting issues for the general meeting to process. We consider experience of acting in the Student Union and of business activities outside the Student Union as advantages.

The Board of HYY Group acts as the Board of the Student Union’s property funds and as the Board of HYY Group Ltd. The Board prepares the target budgets for properties owned by the Student Union as well as financial statements and property affairs that are decided by the Representative Council. The Board also oversees the implementation of real estate finances and approves property investments under its jurisdiction. The Group’s Board further directs and supervises the Student Union’s investment activities. More information about HYY Group is available at

The term for the position of Chair of HYY Group’s Board lasts from April 2018 to March 2019. Free-form applications along with CVs addressed to HYY’s Board should be sent to the following address: Student Union of the University of Helsinki, Mannerheimintie 5 A, 2nd floor, 00100 Helsinki. Alternatively, the applications can be sent electronically to The application must have arrived by 11.59 pm on 18 February 2018. Some of the applicants will be invited to interviews held from 4 pm onwards on 23 February 2018 at the Student Union (Mannerheimintie 5 A, 2nd floor). Those invited to the interviews will be notified about it on 21 February 2018 at the latest.

Further information:
Chair of HYY’s Board 2018 Lauri Linna (